Apply to become an Oakham town councillor

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People are being urged to apply for the vacant position of councillor for Oakham North West Ward.

Oakham Town Council is looking for applicants who are over 18 years of age, live within three miles of Oakham and have a genuine interest in the town and its environment.

The role will include generating ideas, engaging in constructive debate, and responding to the needs and views of the community.

The closing date for applications is May 19.

An information drop-in session is being held in the council offices in the Victoria Hall on Saturday, from 11am to 3pm.

Written applications should be sent to the town clerk, following which successful candidates will be invited to discuss their applications with a panel of councillors on May 27.