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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 – key dates to consider for AGAR

Clerks – 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

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

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