Tameside Council freezes council tax for 2014/15


At It's annual budget meeting Tameside Council announced that it would be freezing it's council tax for 2014/15. At the meeting it was also announced that Dawson lane is to be installed as the new Mayor of Tameside in May.

There was also a discussion on how to help businesses in the area many councillors were concerned that parking charges are having an adverse affect on local traders. Cllr. Ged Cooney was involved in a lively debate with Conservative Councillors  regarding the state of Tameside's schools.

All in all  it was good news for Tameside's residents with no increase in the level of Council tax.

Jamie Brennan reporting for Your Tameside.