Great to announce that Langley with Hardley Parish Council has recently achieved foundation status under our Local Council Awards Scheme. So, that makes two of Carla Petersen's councils having achieved this standard, with the third one to follow later, she says! Congratulations to all involved.
Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 13:30 by Helen Carrier
For Town and Parish Councils in Norfolk, the deadline for submission of AGARs to PKF Littlejohn is this Friday, for their 31 July deadline. You need to request an extension if you are not going to achieve that. Only a few parish meetings have submitted their forms so far, in advance of the end of August deadline, partly as have not been permitted to hold remote meetings until now, of course! Please... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 11:00 by Helen Carrier
Sedgeford Parish Council have a vacancy for a Parish Clerk & RFO to work seven hours a week. The closing date for applications is 17 August. For more information go the Vacancies page.
Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 09:00 by Helen Carrier
Elsing Parish Council have a vacancy for a Parish Clerk and RFO. For more information please go the Vacancies page.
Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 16:40 by Helen Carrier
Ormesby St Margaret with Scratby Parish Council has an immediate requirement for an Interim Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer
To work up to 30 hours per week (flexible), home-based, to provide proactive professional advice to the Council in meeting its legal and financial obligations.
The successful applicant will be self-employed and have excellent communication, organisational and administrative... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 25 Jul 2020 12:00 by Helen Carrier
A briefing note, provided by the Parkinson Partnership, regarding the temporary reduction to 5% VAT for the hospitality sector, which will affect councils with bars, cafes, holiday accommodation, campsites, theatres and similar attractions is now available in our Documents section and is also attached below.
Posted: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 14:00 by Helen Carrier
Both NALC and SLCC still strongly advise local councils to continue to meet remotely, without the need for face-to-face contact. If your council wishes to consider returning to face-to-face meetings we have produced a checklist to help ensure this decision is made in accordance with relevant regulations and requirements.
Posted: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 09:30 by Helen Carrier
All clerks should have had an Invitation to Bid for Parish Partnership funding for 2021/22 via email. For more information email Linda at: email@example.com
Posted: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 14:30 by Helen Carrier
17 July to Sunday 9 August
The Big Butterfly Count is an annual UK citizen science survey organised by the Butterfly Conservation. This project, which is the world's biggest survey of butterflies, aims to assess the health of our environment by counting a selection of our most common butterflies (along with a couple of day-flying moths). Details on how to take part, including free poster/chart and app... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 16:00 by Helen Carrier