Author: Gabbie Joyce
An event brought to you by Norfolk ALC and SLCC Norfolk Branch. Our theme for the day is Belonging.
Belonging to a place - nurturing a sense of community, collaboration and ownership.
Belonging to our sector and profession - re-connecting with the values of civility and respect.
Belonging to ourselves - re-connecting with our inner resilience and strength.
This theme will be reflected throughout the day... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 27 Oct 2022 10:20 by Gabbie Joyce
NALC has published it's latest Points of Light Report, showcasing local council initiatives from across the country. Dereham Town Council has made page 11 of this report, with a case study on their community car scheme.
Points of Light is a collection of case studies highlighting the work that local (parish and town) councils are undertaking to support their communities. Each case study features a summary... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Oct 2022 10:28 by Gabbie Joyce
The Practitioners' Guide ('the guide') is issued by the Joint Panel on Accountability and Governance (JPAG) to support the preparation by smaller authorities in England of statutory annual accounting and governance statements found in the Annual Governance and Accountability Return.
This 2022 edition of the Guide applies in respect of financial years commencing on or after 1 April 2022.
The Guide is... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 06 May 2022 11:30 by Gabbie Joyce
Book your place on our AGAR training, Tuesday, 10.30am.
Pauline James is our Tutor for this course, designed to equip new Clerks, or those who have very limited experience of year-end activities. The session will cover the reconciliation of the cashbook to the bank statements, completion of the AGAR form, (also known as the Annual Return), the Variance Analysis, an example of a set of accounts, and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 20 Apr 2022 13:16 by Gabbie Joyce
Many local councils are considering energy generation as part of their commitment towards their carbon reduction. But without the General Power of Competence, many Councils are challenged in ensuring they have specific powers to legally support their initiatives. This LTN considers the options for councils.
Posted: Wed, 13 Apr 2022 10:25 by Gabbie Joyce
Congratulations to Justine Luckhurst, who achieved her Certificate in Local Council Administration this month. Justine is Clerk to Necton Parish Council, with about two years experience in the post, she undertake her CiLCA studies with us in September 2021.
"I am so glad I went through the CilCA training, at first the idea of additional work and completing assessments was daunting but the training and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Apr 2022 13:00 by Gabbie Joyce
Leading UK property advice charity, the Ethical Property Foundation is delighted to offer this FREE property webinar for voluntary organisations in partnership with CAN.
21 July 2022, 1pm to 2pm via zoom.
To book: email email@example.com
This informative webinar run by experienced surveyors and property advisers, covers the basics of premises management to help you turn your... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Apr 2022 13:05 by Gabbie Joyce
Just a couple of places left on our July Being an Effective Councillor course running on 6 & 8 July, 10am to 12.30pm each morning. Book now.
Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:50 by Gabbie Joyce
Lantra accredited Basic Tree Survey and Inspection Course on 15 July in Hardingham, delivered by EasTec UK LTD. Bookings are now open.
Identifying hazardous trees is a vital part asset management for local councils. This training is designed to help you recognise and then report issues to an appropriate expert. It's a basic one-day course to give you the knowledge to be able to identify potential hazards.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Jun 2021 12:55 by Gabbie Joyce
Working in partnership with our colleagues at Suffolk ALC, we are delighted to bring you this new series of modularized training, providing lots of flexibility for new and more experienced Chair or Vice Chair who wish to brush up on some aspects of their role. Each module will be delivered via Zoom to groups of no more than twelve delegates. There are four modules, each can be booked separately. They... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 14:24 by Gabbie Joyce