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Visors

Regarding the generous donation by Panel Graphic Ltd of 20,000 free visors, there are some 30 boxes of visors (100 per box) still to be distributed. Both the visors and delivery are free. If your Council has already taken some visors, you can ask for more and if your Council has not yet taken the offer up but would like to do so now, please contact Angela Makinson at angelamakinson@gmail.com and she... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Visors

Last chance to book .....

Last chance to book .....

This is now the last chance to book onto our late January Phil Brown courses:

FOIA/EIR Essentials for Parish and Town Council Clerks and Councillors Tuesday 26 January, 10am-12pm

GDPR Essentials for Parish and Town Council Clerks and Councillors Wednesday 27 January, 7pm-9pm

Posted: Fri, 22 Jan 2021 10:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: GDPR, Training

VACANCY: Sprowston Town Council

Sprowston Town Council have a vacancy for an Administrative & Finance Officer. For more information on this role and other vacancies please visit the Vacancies page.

Posted: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 15:29 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

Vacancies ....

Vacancies ....

there are a number of new vacancies listed on our website, for more details and information for applying go to the Vacancies page

Posted: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 14:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

Clerk Networking - our Café Clusters have gone online!

Clerk Networking - our Café Clusters have gone online!

For the moment it will need to be virtual cakes, but the upside is that our waistlines will be in good shape for the summer. Our weekly Wednesday clerk conference calls have been of great value to Clerks and us, now for 2021, we're developing them in response to your requests and feedback. They will move to 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month and each month we will have a topic on one and a free-flow... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 10:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Cafe Clusters, Clerks, Networking

NALC - Coronavirus updates

NALC - Coronavirus updates

Last night, the Government announced a third national lockdown and have also published guidance on what you can and cannot do over the next month or two.

In summary:

  • One should work from home wherever possible.
  • Community centres and halls must close, except for a few exempt activities, together with our outdoor sports facilities, but open spaces, play areas, car parks and public toilets can remain open.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 16:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Coronavirus, NALC

Brexit Changes

Procurement: The references to the EU Procurement thresholds in our Model Standing Order 18 still apply for the purposes of the Public Contract Regulations 2015 and Utilities Contracts Regulations 2016. However, the end of the transition period has brought in new advertising requirements and the introduction of "Find a Tender". Government guidance, which includes procurement policy notes, FAQs and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 13:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Brexit

VACANCIES: Croxton Parish Council & Beecles Town Council

VACANCIES: Croxton Parish Council & Beecles Town Council

Croxton Parish Council and Beccles Town Council each have vacancies. For more information on these roles, and other vacancies, please go to the Vacancies page.

Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 11:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Vacancies

Training

Training

Norfolk ALC have a new booking system where you can book yourself and councillors onto training anytime. No more waiting to check availability or filling out booking forms, just hop over to our booking page and book the courses you require!

https://bookwhen.com/norfolkalc

Posted: Tue, 29 Dec 2020 13:15 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

The Good Councillors Guide to Community Business

The Good Councillors Guide to Community Business

Your Christmas reading has arrived! NALC's Good Councillors Guide to Community Business helps parish and town councils better understand what community businesses can do. The publication features seven council case studies, showcasing examples of engagement with this form of business. You can find this publication within our website documents.

Posted: Tue, 22 Dec 2020 15:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Good Councillors GUide, NALC

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