Oakham PCC

At the PCC meeting on 15 November the following items were discussed: (1) The current financial situation was discussed, but mission giving for 2016 and the budget for 2017 was delayed until the January meeting; (2) Boiler – routing of pipework is still to be confirmed, and final costs will be known once tenders are received. Estimated completion is May 2017; (3) Initial memorial garden planting has been done, and signage will now be replaced; (4) Sir Jock Kennedy’s banner has been installed and dedicated; (5) Deanery Synod for 17 November was postponed to February 2017 at Oakham; (6) An upgrade to the organ piston system to be funded by the Concert Society was approved; (7) The Carol Service on 22 December will be a town event pronoted by the church, without Town Council involvement. Full minutes will be available by the North Door.