Oakham PCC

At the meeting on 16 May, newly elected members Robin Robson and Gordon Woods were welcomed, and officers elected as follows – Alison Long (Vice Chairman), Peter Kinal (Deputy Churchwarden), Derek Ufton (Secretary), Mark Page and Phillip Hutchinson (Treasurers), Kevin Slingsby (co-opted) and the Standing Committee (Vicar, Churchwardens, Derek Ufton, Mike Churchill, Kevin Andrews). Matters discussed included – Old School, flooding, ownership and access; new treasurer arrangements – Phillip Hutchinson will deal with day-to-day matters, and Mark Page will prepare the monthly accounts, which will be presented to the PCC by the Churchwardens; Boiler – we have responded to the DAC concerning siting of the new boilers, and await their advice in advance of submitting a formal faculty application; clock – the appeal letter to local businesses will go out shortly; Oakhm in Bloom – we await a response from the DAC; Oakham Heights development – we will be working with Churches Together to distribute a welcome pack to new homes in this and other developments in Oakham. The full minutes can be seen on the noticeboard by the North Door.