£1.5m boost for Hyndburn Council's finances

A BETTER-than-expected financial settlement has left a council on a more secure footing, councillors heard.

Hyndburn Council had been expecting to lose £1.5 million in revenue support grant from the Government for 2020-21.

But cabinet member for resources, Cllr Joyce Plummer, told fellow senior councillors they would now receive the same funding as the current financial year.

Cllr Plummer said: “The years of finding significant reductions in...
source: Lancashire Telegraph

2019-11-16 07:50
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