The Herts Big Weekend is Visit Herts' annual campaign offering Hertfordshire residents the chance to win thousands of FREE Tickets and days out to attractions across the county. This year it will be taking place on the 4th and 5th April.
The Big Weekend is all about giving residents in Hertfordshire the chance to discover – or rediscover – the array of fantastic things to see and do on their... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 14:21 by Sue Campbell
Tuesday 17 March, 9.00am-4.15pm
The role Parish, Town and Community Councils can play in supporting the health and wellbeing of their communities. Meet other councillors, clerks and representatives from other parts of the public, private and voluntary sectors to discuss some of the key health and wellbeing policy issues of the moment affecting the country and communities. More... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 08 Jan 2020 09:57 by Sue Campbell
The latest edition of HAPTC's regular email bulletin to all member councils is now available to view on the HAPTC website.
The previous 5 versions can also been seen in the documents section using the filter "Newsletter".
Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 12:23 by Sue Campbell
Funding and grants available of interest to Parish and Town Councils
Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 10:15 by Sue Campbell
The Police and Crime Commissioner David Lloyd would like to hear Councillors' and residents' thoughts about funding for the Hertfordshire Constabulary as he is looking to raise the policing precept in order to maintain a larger force. See: bit.ly/precept2020 and complete a quick survey: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/PCCprecept2020, closes Thursday 9th January.
Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 10:07 by Sue Campbell
BUCKINGHAM PALACE GARDEN PARTY – Wednesday 27th May 2020
DEADLINE FOR RESPONSES 9am Monday 20th January
We have been requested by the Lord Chamberlain's office to inform member councils that Her Majesty will be hosting Garden Parties at Buckingham Palace for which HAPTC has been allocated a quota of 4 invitations for Wednesday 27th May.
This will comprise 2 currently serving Chairman or Town Mayors... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 10:00 by Sue Campbell
How the Hertfordshire-wide rural issues charity, CDA Herts, can help Parish, Town and Community Councils take greater control of affordable housing delivery in your communities.
Posted: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 10:59 by Sue Campbell
The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) have notified NALC of the appropriate sum for Section 137(4)(a) of the Local Government Act 1972 (the 1972 Act) for Parish, Town and Community Councils for 2020-21.
Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 09:45 by Sue Campbell
Legal News for Town, Parish and Community Council Councils; includes:
Town and Parish Councils as Charity Trustees;
Enforcement of By laws;
Posted: Wed, 27 Nov 2019 10:54 by Sue Campbell
The Home Office has issued a new consultation on strengthening police powers to tackle unauthorised encampments. The consultation covers criminalising the act of trespassing, broadening the existing categories of criminal trespass and broadening police powers to deal with trespassers.
Please send all responses to Jessica.Lancodemail@example.com by Wednesday 19 February 2020
Posted: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 10:17 by Sue Campbell