Serving the people of Norfolk

Author: Helen Carrier

HRH Prince Philip

In view of this morning's sad announcement the following statement has been issued by NALC:

"It is with great sadness that the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) has learned of the death of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh.

"I know that those in the local (parish and town) council sector would join me in extending their condolences to Her Majesty The Queen and members of the Royal... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:09 by Helen Carrier

Tags: NALC

Parish Online

Parish Online

Free Training Offer. Are you Remotely Effective?

How to Manage Council Risks using a Digital Web-based Asset Register

The Covid-19 pandemic has put Local Government under unprecedented strain. Councils are having to provide more services (including new ones) with fewer resources. To add to the challenge, councils are having to adapt to remote working and the provision of remote support.

BHIB Councils... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 15:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Parish Online

Supporting Clerks

Supporting Clerks

Clerks, our regular Café Cluster networking continues – next session is 2pm on Wednesday, 21 April, special guest is Alan Fairchild to answer topical questions about cemeteries and closed churchyards. Book your free place now.

Our Café Cluster networking sessions run on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month, 2pm. Book your place and get an automatic reminder – so you'll... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 15:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Clerks

TRAINING - last few places

TRAINING - last few places

We still have a few places left on courses coming up in April listed below. Go to our booking page for more information, booking and further courses.

Chairmanship Skills
Delivered by Associate Tutor Alan Fairchild MBE, FSLCC, Honorary Vice-President of Society of Local Council Clerk.
This course is designed for existing Chairman and those who are considering the role.

Role of the Clerk
This new and improved... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 10:05 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Happy Easter

Photo by <a href="https://unsplash.com/@seabas?utm_source=unsplash&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=creditCopyText">Sebastian Staines</a> on <a href="https://unsplash.com/s/photos/easter?utm_source=unsplash&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=creditCopyText">U

Enjoy your bank holiday weekend. We will be back in the office from 9am on Tuesday 6 April.

Posted: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 16:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Easter

So, where has the planning power gone?

So, where has the planning power gone?

Join the online event on planning and power, taking place on 28 July 2021.

The Planning White Paper in 2020 signalled a new sense of direction in the world of planning as the government seeks to meet housing targets and provide places for people to live. But at what cost to local democracy? Hear from an expert panel on where the local flow of power has gone and where it is going.

The expert panel features:... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 10:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: NALC, planning

Roadmap for the opening up of Libraries and NCC run Community Centres

  • We are currently at step 1, as below, with the restricted use of Norfolk CC Libraries and Community, with a few exceptions.
  • At step 2 (no earlier than April 12), then "gatherings" limits will come into play in relation to any activities hosted, as below.
  • For adult learning, if the activity falls within the list of what is classed "education and training" (see definitions below) then they are able to... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 11:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Coronarvirus, NCC

Last few places remaining .....

Last few places remaining .....

on tomorrow's Operation London Bridge training hosted by Philip Peacock SLCC, clerk to Huntingdon Town Council.

Posted: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 14:15 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Operation London Bridge, Training

2020/21 Audit

2020/21 Audit

AGAR forms, submission requirements and timeline and deadlines are now available to view and download on PKF Littlejohn's website

Posted: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 11:15 by Helen Carrier

Tags: AGAR, Annual Return, PKF Littlejohn

Census 2021

Census 2021

STILL NOT DONE YOUR CENSUS?

NEED SOME FRIENDLY FACE TO FACE ADVICE?

SAVE THAT KNOCK ON YOUR DOOR!

MEET WITH A CENSUS ENGAGEMENT MANAGER

Four times daily (EXCEPT THURSDAYS)

  • 1000-1030
  • 1230-1300
  • 1500-1530
  • 1930-2000

(UP TO AND INCLUDING 2 APRIL)

JUST CLICK HERE

OR

telephone 020 3956 0776 PIN: ‪2212 38602#

Organised by Census Engagement Managers Norfolk & Suffolk

Posted: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 13:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Census 2021