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Norfolk ALC Executive

As a reminder, we are looking to establish our new Executive for the upcoming four-year term. Member councils are being invited to nominate a councillor and details are: here

Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 11:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Executive

Places still available on the Cemetery Training course

Places still available on the Cemetery Training course

Wednesday 26 June 2019
2.5 CPD Points
£60 + VAT
10am - 2.30pm
Lunch included

To provide an understanding of the legal, administrative and financial duties of parish and town councils for the provision, management and maintenance of civil cemeteries and both closed and open Church of England churchyards. To provide an understanding of the legal and practical issues around the safety testing, repairs... Read More »




Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Norfolk & VE Day 75

Norfolk & VE Day 75

On behalf of Bruno Peek Pageantmaster, who is organising VE Day 75 next year, Norfolk ALC are forwarding his attached letter outlining planned activities for VE Day 75, which will take place over the weekend of 8- 10 May in 2020. Registration for those expecting to participate is via www.veday75.org. As a county that played a key role at that time, Bruno is hoping that every town and parish councils... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 13:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: VE Day

VACANCY: Holme-Next-The-Sea Parish Council (West Norfolk)

VACANCY: Holme-Next-The-Sea Parish Council (West Norfolk)

Holme-Next-The-Sea Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to work c12 hours a week. Further information is available on the Vacancies page. The closing date for applications is Tuesday 30 April 2019.

Posted: Tue, 07 May 2019 15:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

Do you have new elected Councillors?

Do you have new elected Councillors?

Places are still available on the Being An Effective Councillor course to be held at Necton Community Centre on 22 & 29 May. For more information please view the Calendar.

Posted: Mon, 06 May 2019 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

TRAINING: Role of the Clerk Course

TRAINING: Role of the Clerk Course

Places are still available on the Role of the Clerk course to be held at Carrowbreck House, Hellesdon on 21 & 28 May. For more information please view the Calendar.

Posted: Fri, 03 May 2019 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Star Councils

Star Councils

National ALC are keen to highlight the brilliant work of our sector – be it from councillors, clerks or councils. This is what the Star Councils Awards are all about. The simplified the entry process means it's really quick and easy to make an online entry, closing date is 28 June.

Posted: Fri, 03 May 2019 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: NALC, Awards

TRAINING: Charitable Trusts and Parish Councils

TRAINING: Charitable Trusts and Parish Councils

Two new training courses have been added to the Calendar for the autumn. See below for more information.

If your parish council is involved in a charitable trust in your parish, this training session could be for you.

Your council (or councillors) could be managing, holding, custodian or sole trustee(s). This session will explain the difference between the types of trusteeship and the roles and responsibilities... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 May 2019 10:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Community Biodiversity Awards

Community Biodiversity Awards

There are now only five days left for nominations for the Community Biodiversity Awards and it is time for one final push to receive nominations.

Please share the following page with anyone you think may be deserving of an award or who may be interested in nominating a group, project or individual. Remember you can also make nominations yourselves.

http://www.norfolkbiodiversity.org/community-2/community-biodiversity-awards/... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 11:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: NBIS

Places still available on our Standing Orders training

Places still available on our Standing Orders training

Tuesday 30 April 2019

1 CPD Points
£30 + VAT
7-9pm
Necton Community Centre

Why do Councils have Standing Orders? The course covers the distinction between mandatory rules and good practice and how to effectively tailor Standing Orders.

To book a place click here

Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 16:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

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