Oldham Full Council meeting 2.11.22 – Live blog

This live feed will cover the key points from this evening’s session. A preamble was published earlier today at this link. The latest updates will appear near the top of this page. Earlier updates can be viewed by scrolling down the page. Update: 5.35pm The meeting opened with prayers and an item of condolence followingContinue reading “Oldham Full Council meeting 2.11.22 – Live blog”

Will controversy again dog council meeting this evening?

The latest in a long running series of controversial Full Council meetings of Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council takes place this evening (2nd November, 2022) at the town’s Civic Centre this evening. A report from the last renewal on 7th September, 2022 can be read here. Talking points are likely to be headed by the ‘willContinue reading “Will controversy again dog council meeting this evening?”

Councillor comes clean

The ruling Labour Party on Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council, earlier this week, ‘administratively suspended’ one of its elected Members but declined to name him in their press output. It can be exclusively revealed here on Neil Wilby Media that the subject councillor is Graham Shuttleworth (pictured above right), who represents the Chadderton South ward. HeContinue reading “Councillor comes clean”

Beleaguered Council ducks away from latest safeguarding gaffe

In a month that is likely to prove very difficult for Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council its senior officers and political leadership has decided that shooting themselves in the foot, once again, is a suitable form of preparation. Before the end of June, and possibly as early as next Monday (20th), the long-awaited Oldham CSE AssuranceContinue reading “Beleaguered Council ducks away from latest safeguarding gaffe”