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NALC Coronavirus Update 14/05/2020

Tuesday, 26th May 2020

NALC has updated its dedicated webpage on the coronavirus. This includes a blog from BHIB Council Insurance, details on the financial impact survey, updates on holding remote meetings guidance and a range of advice resources. See the updates below: BHIB Councils Insurance BHIB Councils Insurance has shared their latest blog which was pulled together in response to some local […]

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NALC’s extends deadline on dementia research

Tuesday, 26th May 2020

NALC and the University of Plymouth (UoP) is currently undertaking ground-breaking research on dementia in local (parish and town) councils. Due to the unfortunate COVID-19 crisis and the additional pressures put on local councils, we have decided to extend the deadline to 31 May 2020. NALC and UoP believe that England’s 10,000 local councils play an important role […]

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NALC’s response to Government Coronavirus Update

Tuesday, 26th May 2020

The Government has released updated guidelines related to the Coronavirus. As ever, it is important to use official Government advice to inform any actions ordecisions, given the prevalence of unreliable news sources. On Monday afternoon the government released ‘Our plan to rebuild: the UK Government’s COVID-19 recovery strategy’. This gives more detail of new government […]

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GOV.UK: Check which expenses are taxable if your employee works from home due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

Tuesday, 26th May 2020

Who is affected You could be affected if any of your employees are working from home due to coronavirus (COVID-19), either because: your workplace has closed they are following advice to self-isolate Who is not affected Furloughed workers who are eligible for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. Type of equipment, service or supply Mobile phones and […]

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NALC Coronavirus Page Update Monday 04/05/2020

Tuesday, 26th May 2020

NALC has updated its dedicated webpage on the coronavirus. This includes a letter to local government on testing from Robert Jenrick MP. See the updates below: Getting tested On 1 May, Robert Jenrick MP, secretary of state for Housing, Communities and Local Government, wrote to all local government employees in England thanking them for their support during the […]

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NALC Financial Impact Survey – closed

Tuesday, 26th May 2020

Huge apologies to those of you whom have tried to access NALC’s financial impact survey since Monday morning having received the LALC E-News last week. The date provided as the extended closing date in the E-News was incorrect and the survey closed on Monday 27th April at 9.00am. I can only apologise to those of […]

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