Council in bid to save cut-hit community hub
A COUNCILLOR is asking his leaders to explore ways to save a popular community centre which could be closed as a result of budget cuts.
In a letter to Councillor Abdul Jabbar, Deputy Leader of the Council and Councillor Jenny Harrison, Cabinet Member of Social Services, Councillor Howard Sykes MBE asked them to work with him to find ways to save the Link Centre on Union Street.
Councillor Sykes was prompted to write to the leaders following a consultation which is currently running on whether to close the centre as Oldham Council tries to make budget savings of £20 million.
He asked the... read more
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