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Case Study - Cromer Town Council - use of the Norfolk Community Directory

Case Study - Cromer Town Council - use of the Norfolk Community Directory

Following a presentation at the NALC annual conference. Cllr Mick Hayhurst approached us around creating closer links with the Norfolk Community Directory (NCD). He had a concern about previous lack of mental health provision in the North Norfolk area. He identified that there were some support groups or organisations that had been developed to tackle this. However, it appeared that there was no central... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 14:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Norfolk Community Directory

Supplying skills for the local visitor economy

Supplying skills for the local visitor economy

You may like to read research showing how local leaders can develop a pipeline of skills for the tourism and hospitality industries. The report draws on a 'Work Local' approach for an effective and locally responsive employment and skills system to meet the labour market and skills challenges of the future.

Posted: Fri, 26 Jul 2019 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: LGA

VACANCY: Marlingford & Colton Parish Council

VACANCY: Marlingford & Colton Parish Council

Marlingford & Colton Parish Council is looking for a reliable, personable and self-motivated person to take on the role of Parish Clerk. Closing date for applications is Friday 23 August 2019. For more information go to the Vacancies page.

Posted: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 13:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

Planning for sport guidance

Planning for sport guidance

A guide on how the planning system can help provide opportunities for everyone to be physically active has been launched by Sport England. The builds on the ambitions Government has set for the planning system to enable and support health lifestyles.

Posted: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Planning

Rural Housing Conference 2019

Rural Housing Conference 2019

CPRE Rural Housing Conference will be held on Friday 6 September 2019 at Memorial Hall, Dereham. More information is available in the attached documents.

Funding has been received from Breckland District Council, so any representatives from parish, town or district councils within the Breckland area can come to the conference at the reduced £25 rate.

Posted: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 13:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: CPRE

VACANCY: Necton Parish Council (Breckland)

VACANCY: Necton Parish Council (Breckland)

Necton Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Assistant to work 14 hours per week. Further information is available on the Vacancies page.

Posted: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 09:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

VACANCY: Hellesdon Parish Council

VACANCY: Hellesdon Parish Council

Hellesdon Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk. The position also encompasses the role of Responsible Financial Officer, and is full-time – 37 hours per week. The closing date for receipt of written application forms is Friday 26 July 2019, with interviews planned during the week commencing 29 July 2019. Further information is available on the Vacancies page.

Posted: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 15:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

Transforming Places Through Heritage

The Architectural Heritage Fund is launching a programme to support projects which will contribute to the transformation of high streets and town centres in England. It provides funding for individual heritage buildings in, or transferring to, community ownership. Find out more about funding options.

Posted: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 14:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Architectural Heritage Fund

VACANCY: Diss Town Council (South Norfolk)

VACANCY: Diss Town Council (South Norfolk)

Diss Town Council has an exciting opportunity for a senior financial administrator. The Responsible Finance Officer will support the Town Clerk to ensure the smooth running of the corporate governance and financial administration of the Council. Further information is available on the Vacancies page.

Posted: Mon, 22 Jul 2019 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

Submission of outstanding returns to PKF Littlejohn - the external auditors

Submission of outstanding returns to PKF Littlejohn - the external auditors

We have today been sent details of the numbers of councils who had submitted the appropriate forms to PKF Littlejohn by 1 July. The data suggests that 97 councils in our area had not sent the Exemption Certificate or the Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) to PKF Littlejohn by this date.

If your Council is one of those outstanding, then please endeavour to get the appropriate form to... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Jul 2019 08:41 by Helen Carrier

Tags: AGAR

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