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Consultation – Specification for a Broadband Universal Service Obligation

Wednesday, 20th September 2017

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport seeks views on the specification for a new broadband universal obligation that would be set in secondary legislation. The link to the consultation paper can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/634016/USO_consultation_document.pdf Please email a response by 5pm on Monday 2 October 2017 to: Jessica.Lancod-frost@nalc.gov.uk

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Hate and Mate Crime – What is it?

Wednesday, 20th September 2017

A key objective for Lincolnshire Police is to raise awareness and understanding of hate crime and mate crime within our communities. Hate Crime – What Is It? Defined as: “A crime that the victim or any other person perceives to be motivated by hostility or prejudice towards any aspect of a person’s identity” – it […]

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Free – Online Safeguarding training

Wednesday, 20th September 2017

Lincolnshire County Council is currently offering free online safeguarding training to town and parish councils.   Before registering you will need to consider the following rules that apply: Participants agree to complete their e-learning course within four weeks; If not completed within four weeks, the learner will be charged and invoiced for £35; You will need […]

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Consultation – Parkrun (April 2017)

Wednesday, 20th September 2017

Parkrun organise free, weekly five kilometre runs in local parks every Saturday morning. The Department for Communities and Local Government has published a consultation on conserving the free use of public parks.  The government are proposing to introduce legislation which would put it beyond doubt that local authorities, including parish councils, cannot charge parkrun or […]

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