₤ 5m more Covid grants for Oxfordshire’s cash strapped councils
A PIECE of ₤900 m from the taxpayer will be used to assist fill up Oxfordshire’s ailing council coffers, diminished by Covid.
Councils all across the UK have actually spent additional cash on services and lost money due to the pandemic.
In the 4th and latest round of funding revealed the other day (Thursday, October 22) to assist them maintain regional services, the Federal government is offering an overall of ₤ 1bn to councils.
₤900 m of this is non-ringfenced funding meaning councils can spend it however they like, and an additional ₤100 m is focused on keeping public leisure centres afloat.
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