Just a reminder to our National Assembly members as well as clerks and councillors who would like to get involved in National ALC (NALC) governance, we launched our elections back in August and the deadline for submitting nominations is fast approaching! We are also inviting councillors and clerks who are not members of the National Assembly to get involved too!
We are thrilled to share the success of our Autumn Conference and AGM, which took place on October 4, 2023, at The Nest in Norwich. It was a day filled with insights, networking, and recognition, and we’re excited to give you a glimpse of the highlights.
Specifically tailored for small parish councils, Scribe are offering a complimentary one-month trial. Find out more now.
The government has unveiled 55 towns that will benefit from a £1.1 billion levelling up investment as part of a long-term plan for towns that provide long-term investment in towns that have been overlooked and local councils will be involved.
National ALC’s (NALC’s) chair Cllr Keith Stevens, policy manager Chris Borg and the Society of Local Council Clerks advisor Jane Olds, met with the Barclays Know Your Customer team and other senior Barclays representatives last week to progress issues first raised earlier this year.
National ALC (NALC) is thrilled to announce the prestigious Star Council Awards finalists. After an exhaustive evaluation process, our expert panel of judges has selected these exceptional individuals, councils and county associations as the best in their respective categories.
What Does The Workers (Predictable Terms and Conditions) Act 2023, Mean For Town And Parish Councils?
The above legislation has now been passed by Parliament and is expected to come into effect in September 2024. The purpose of the Act is to create a more secure work environment for people on Zero Hours contracts, as well as Fixed Term contracts of 12 months or less. Find out more now.
Residents, landowners, community groups and schools in Norfolk are being encouraged to join a new push aimed at increasing the number of trees planted throughout the county. As part of this initiative, 40,000 trees will be available to order at a reduced price.