Have your say on Norfolk County Council's Budget Proposals on 8 December at 7pm with key speaker Councillor Andrew Jamieson (NCC Cabinet Member for Finance)
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Posted: Mon, 29 Nov 2021 10:30 by Helen Carrier
Snettisham Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk & RFO. For more information on this roles, and other roles, please go to the Vacancies page.
Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 14:30 by Helen Carrier
Members' NCC Briefing & Budget Consultation Member Briefing - 25 November 2021
Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 09:30 by Helen Carrier
The next virtual summit is taking place on Tuesday 30 November at 10am and is one we're really excited about.
We have a panel of Clerk's and representatives from the SLCC and ALC's answering your questions on how technology is being used in the council sector.
Our panelists will be covering the below subjects for you:
- Microsoft 365 – Wellingborough Town Council
- Broadcasting – Woughton Community... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Nov 2021 11:30 by Helen Carrier
Norfolk County Council on behalf of the Norfolk Strategic Flood Alliance have a launched a winter rain and flooding prevention campaign, calling for everyone to do their bit to help mitigate the potential impact of surface water and rain. You might hear an advert on local radio and see a social media campaign, which they'd very much appreciate anyone sharing on their Facebook or Twitter accounts if... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Nov 2021 14:00 by Helen Carrier
Loddon Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Warden. For more information on this role and other roles please go to the Vacancies page.
Posted: Wed, 24 Nov 2021 10:00 by Helen Carrier
Members' NCC Briefing Note - 18 November 2021
Posted: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 15:00 by Helen Carrier
We have seen in the news that Covid cases are rising and have heard of people we know testing positive. As such, we are taking this opportunity to remind you of the corporate NALC guidance issued in July further to Covid restrictions being lifted.
At this stage there is no indication that the government plans to introduce or reintroduce any preventative measures. Bearing in mind remote meetings are... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Nov 2021 14:30 by Helen Carrier
Harassment of council staff and councillors – recent case
In the case of Ashford Borough Council and Kerly v Fergus Wilson  EWHC 2542 (QB) the council sought a final anti-harassment injunction to protect staff, members and agents from a campaign of harassment and intimidation from the defendant, a local large-scale landlord. In July 2020 the High Court granted an interim injunction restraining... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 Nov 2021 14:30 by Helen Carrier
The question has recently arisen as to what happens when a chair dies in post. S.15 (1) of the Local Government Act 1972 provides that the chair shall be elected annually by the council from among the councillors. What happens outside of then? S.88 deals with the filling of a casual vacancy in the case of the chair, as the death of a councillor creates a casual vacancy. S.88 (1) provides that on a... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 14:30 by Helen Carrier