Oakham PCC

At the PCC meeting on 28 March, business included the following items: (1) Finance – draft end-of-year accounts had been prepared, but due to delays in finalising these they may have to be presented to the APCM in draft format; (2) Mission giving of £9180 for 2016 was approved; (3) 2017 Stewardship campaign – pre-campaign open meeting with Diocesan Stewardship Adviser on Monday 22 May, Presentation on Sunday 8 October (1 Oct is Harvest), Report back on Sunday 5 November; (4) Boiler – tenders would be requested In April with a view to work starting in July; (5) Clock – work now complete; (6) Garden of Remembrance – A good job done by Oakham in Bloom, a few loose ends to tie up. proposed to close the garden to future burials of ashes; (7) Damage to alms box and doors was reviewed; (8) Organ – faculty prepared for upgrade to pistons; (9) Staffing – pressure over the next few months was noted. Full minutes will be available on the North Door noticeboard.