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Playground Equipment Cleaning

Can any Clerks suggest a good cleaning company for their play equipment please? If so, please contact Sonya Dickinson, Clerk to Lingwood & Burlingham Parish Council, via: sgdickinson@btinternet.com

Posted: Wed, 29 May 2019 09:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Play Equipment

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Norfolk ALC supports local councils and communities through advice, training and development to councillors and clerks.

Posted: Tue, 28 May 2019 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Social Media

Norfolk Trading Standards - Rogue Trading

Norfolk Trading Standards - Rogue Trading

Norfolk Trading Standards have recently received a number of reports of doorstep cold callers in Norfolk. Below is some useful information about how to report and raise awareness: Doorstep Cold Callers: If concerned about possible rogue trader activity in your area, you can contact Trading Standards through the Citizens Advice helpline on 03454 04 05 06, or Norfolk Constabulary via 101.

No Cold Calling... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 May 2019 14:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Roque Trading

VACANCY: Hilgay with Ten Mile Bank (West Norfolk)

VACANCY: Hilgay with Ten Mile Bank (West Norfolk)

Hilgay with Ten Mile Bank Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. Further information is available on the Vacancies page. The closing date for applications is Friday 31 May 2019.

Posted: Wed, 22 May 2019 15:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

Clerks are you new to the role or just need a refresher...

Clerks are you new to the role or just need a refresher...

Places still available on our new improved course which has been rewritten by a clerk for clerks.

Role of the Clerk - two day course
Thursday 11 & Monday 15 July 2019
2.5 CPD Points
Two day intensive course
£110 + VAT
9.30am - 3.30pm
Wereham Village Hall

This new and improved detailed course covers your role, the role of the Council and the Councillors as well as powers and duties, standing orders,... Read More »





Posted: Tue, 21 May 2019 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Event being held in Norfolk for those interested in local flood and coastal erosion risk management

  • What the Strategy will look like for East Anglia
  • Communication – how to make views count and voices heard
  • Collaboration – how working together will aid decision making about the future
  • Local Voices – what the strategy means to us

Questions to be considered on the day will include:

  • How will we create climate resilient places?
  • What does a resilient community look like?
  • How will growth and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 May 2019 12:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Flooding

Clerks ā€“ key dates to consider for AGAR

Clerks ā€“ key dates to consider for AGAR

Monday 1 July. Submission deadline for either completed AGAR, complete with minute reference of Council resolution OR Exemption Certificate.

Monday 1 July to Friday 12 July. The statutory common period to be included in the period for exercise of public rights. The period must be for a total of 30 days, and include the dates 1 July to 12 July. The External Auditor is suggesting that Councils consider... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: AGAR

Councillors, did you incur election expenses whilst canvassing?

Councillors, did you incur election expenses whilst canvassing?

The deadline for submission of your declaration of expenses to your local Monitoring Officer is Thursday 30 May.

Posted: Thu, 16 May 2019 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Elections

Neighbourhood Planning Support Programme for 2019/2020

The Government's Neighbourhood Planning support programme for the current financial year has started today. Further information about the financial and technical support available can be found here.

Posted: Wed, 15 May 2019 14:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning

VACANCY: South Walsham Parish Council (Broadland)

VACANCY: South Walsham Parish Council (Broadland)

Please note weekly hours have been increased and approved by Council and the closing date for applications has been extended.

South Walsham Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to work 10 hours a week. Further information is available on the Vacancies page. The closing date for applications is 21 June 2019.

Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 15:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

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