News & Events

Saxilby Waterfront Project goes for National Gold

Monday, 22nd July 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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Children’s Funeral Fund – Stakeholder briefing

Monday, 22nd July 2019

The Prime Minister has intervened to establish the Children’s Funeral Fund for England (CFF). Under the scheme, bereaved parents, guardians or carers will no longer pay the fees charged for a cremation or burial of a child under the age of 18, or certain associated expenses. Fees and expenses will be met instead by government […]

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Lincolnshire Rural & Community Touring scheme have the opportunity for new groups/organisations to join the scheme in East Lindsey

Monday, 22nd July 2019

Lincolnshire Rural & Community Touring scheme Live & Local manages the Lincolnshire Rural & Community Touring scheme which enables local voluntary promoters to choose high-quality, professional performances to village halls and community venues around the county. Currently in East Lindsey we have the opportunity for new groups/organisations to join the scheme. Those participating in the […]

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NALC welcomes MHCLG precept revision

Monday, 22nd July 2019

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) is pleased to see revised precept figures from the Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) which show that the average Band D precept increase in 2019/20 was actually 4.9% and not 5.7% as published in March. The revised increase works out at just 6p per week […]

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Updated LTN 21 & 24…

Monday, 22nd July 2019

NALC have refreshed and reissued Legal Topic Note 21 (Local council help for village halls) and Legal Topic Note 24 (The Human Rights Act 1998), both can be found in the NALC legal topic notes & briefings tab on the left hand side.

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