News & Events

Invitation to Stop Loan Sharks! event

Sunday, 22nd September 2019

Lincolnshire County Council would like to take this opportunity to invite you to a morning of community networking where you can learn more about loan sharks and how to help protect yourself and those in your communities. The Illegal Money Lending Team will be with us giving information on the dangers of loan sharks as well […]

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BHIB Councils Insurance is offering free digital assets mapping with Parish Online for Councils who insure with them

Sunday, 22nd September 2019

BHIB is one of the UK’s largest independent insurance brokers. Specialising in the Government sector, we insure Local Councils across the UK. We are proud to be partnered exclusively with Aviva, the UK’s largest insurer and the preferred insurance supplier of the National Association of Local Councils (NALC). One of the key insurance challenges for […]

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COMMUNITY GOVERNANCE HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAMME

Sunday, 22nd September 2019

SLCC are introducing their exciting higher education programme called Community Governance which is an advanced qualification for local council officers who work with local communities. The qualification has a number of benefits including being; • Unique – targeted at local council officers • Flexible – allows for specialist topics to be studied facilitating work-based learning […]

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New NALC Model Financial Regulations 2019

Sunday, 22nd September 2019

Model Financial Regulations 2019 for England and Wales and supporting guidance is now available. Changes from 2016 version are very minor, namely; Restriction added to Regulation 11.1.a.ii: Clarifying disapplication of contract regulations to legal professionals limited to those acting in disputes only – not general legal work. Update to limits under Public Contract Regulations – footnote […]

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NALC researches the 2019 local elections- Survey for completion by Councils and Councillors

Sunday, 22nd September 2019

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) is researching the local elections in May this year to examine the elections process for local (parish and town) councils. The research will gather data from local councils, councillors and county associations, and aims to find out more about candidates, costs, support, promotion, planning, resources and future reform. […]

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Saxilby Waterfront Project goes for National Gold

Sunday, 22nd September 2019

Saxilby with Ingleby Parish Council has been named as a national finalist in the Canal and River Trust’s flagship Living Waterways Awards 2019 for its community engagement. It recognises the Council’s collaborative approach with residents, local businesses and partner organisations to regenerate and celebrate Saxilby Waterfront. Further information about the award scheme and finalists can […]

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