Saddleworth Parish Council agrees 75 pence precept rise and confirms local authority support grant boost

A RISE of 75 pence has been approved by the Parish Council for Saddleworth householders’ extra contribution towards their annual Council Tax bill. The new…

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Mayor Andy Burnham proposes freeze on council tax Mayoral precept

MAYOR of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham has announced his proposal to freeze the Mayoral General Precept for the financial year 2021/22. If accepted, the proposal will mean, when residents…

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Saddleworth provides nearly quarter of Oldham’s council tax – but it is value for money, ask councillors?

TWO campaigning Saddleworth Parish Councillors have questioned if Saddleworth taxpayers are getting value for money from their council tax.  Cllrs Jamie Curley and Neil Allsopp…

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Oldham Council accused of “pick-pocketing” Saddleworth during cost-cutting

OLDHAM COUNCIL has been accused of “pick pocketing” funds from Saddleworth as part of its cost-cutting measures. The claim was made by Saddleworth Parish Councillor…

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