Report on Winchester City Council's finances
AN AUDIT into a council's finances have found the local authority has '˜strong financial control'.
Winchester City Council,Â responsible for Denmead, Wickham, Bishop's Waltham and Whiteley, had external auditorsÂ reviewÂ its financial statements and have concludedÂ they will issue an unqualified opinion and have found very few amendments that need to be made.
Cllr Guy Ashton, finance portfolio holder, said: '˜This report is fromÂ a significant amount of planning andÂ preparation from the council. ItÂ underlines the strong financial control and management we haveÂ over taxpayers' money.'