The Spring edition of NALC's flagship magazine, LCR, is now available to read, for free, online at https://www.nalc.gov.uk/news/entry/1480-spring-edition-of-nalc-lcr-magazine-goes-digital%20
So, you can now scroll through the issue to study must-read information and practical advice.
Included in this issue is a special section related to the coronavirus, with articles on:
· how to manage your volunteers,... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 10:56 by Sue Campbell
Latest issue of the regular newsletter for Councillors and Clerks of Parish, Town and Community Councils in membership of HAPTC to keep you right up-to-date with items of interest and statutory requirements.
Posted: Fri, 22 May 2020 09:09 by Sue Campbell
Funding and grants available of interest to Parish and Town Councils
Posted: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 11:21 by Sue Campbell
HMRC has now confirmed that the 20th April 2020 is the intended launch date of an online service for reclaiming wages under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS).
Posted: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 12:36 by Sue Campbell
Coronavirus response– practical general guidance on what councils can do at a local level
New employment changes 2020
Signing the summons
The six month rule
Posted: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 09:24 by Sue Campbell
What we are doing:
- Support for the NHS – Our services ensure people are supported on their return from hospital and once they are home. Crucially, our support helps to ease the strain on the NHS by freeing up hospital beds.
- Vulnerable and Elderly - We know that the elderly and those who are already lonely will be hardest hit by this crisis. Our initial focus will be supporting individuals over... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 11:41 by Sue Campbell
On 4 April 2020, the Government brought The Local Authorities (Coronavirus) (Flexibility of Local Authority Meetings) (England) Regulations 2020 into force to allow local authorities to temporarily conduct meetings remotely during the Coronavirus crisis.
NALC has produced a legal briefing with their interpretations of the regulations and a guide to support
local (Parish, Town and Community) Councils... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 09:13 by Sue Campbell
· Community sports facilities
"Sport England have announced a support package of up to £195 million to help the community sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing crisis, in addition to existing government support. The package includes a new £20 million Community Emergency Fund, which is open now for local club and community organisations to bid for grants between £300... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:06 by Sue Campbell
"We are working with #TeamHerts Volunteering and the CVS organisations collecting information to ensure that all those in need in rural areas have help and support wherever they live.
We need to know what is happening locally to help us co-ordinate support and resources for the most vulnerable and in need.
Please spare a few moments to take our Survey Monkey Questionnaire to let us know what is happening... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 10:27 by Sue Campbell