The PCC met on 9 November when the following items were discussed:
Deanery Synod: Approval given at meeting for consecration of women as bishops. This would now go to General Synod in July next year.
Allocation of Parish Share – a method of allocation had been agreed upon for this Deanery, i.e. £52,000 per parish with priest. Support fund payments were available and St. Paul’s would see increase of 3% for 2012 to £39,576 to be paid to Diocese.
Finance: One gift aid repayment received, another to be claimed to the end of September.
Deanery Synod meeting to take place regarding payment of parish shares and our representatives would use discretion regarding payment to struggling churches.
Mission & Spirituality: No meeting
Pastoral and Social: Patronal Festival meal arrangements in hand.
Lists available for sign up.
Buildings & Finance: Leigh Roofing had quoted around £2,000 for work required in connection with the Quinquennial inspection. Some specialist work required on chancel wall and cross. Croft would be approached in this respect.
Faculty application completed in respect of proposed store room – awaiting approval.
Monday group undertaking tiling and repainting work in Hall tea bar. New blinds had been fitted to Centre doors to ensure more privacy during events in Church/Hall.
Insurance claim submitted for work required in connection with recent break-in.
Youth Worker Management: Community Cafe – questionnaire to be circulated to assess the need for such a project before further work undertaken.
Snowdon Challenge walk fixed for 5 May 2012.