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Chief Executive Officer: Alison Robinson
Cranham House (the OPEX
Building), Falcon Close, Green
Farm Business Park, Gloucester
GL2 4LY

Latest News

New job vacancies added to website

Ebrington PC in Cotswold district and Ham & Stone PC in Stroud district are both advertising a vacancy for a Clerk/RFO. Full details under Job Vacancies

Posted: Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:52 by Anita Sach

Tags: Employment

CiLCA Success

We are pleased to announce that Daphne Dunning from Rodborough Parish Council has achieved the CiLCA qualification.

Proving that hard work, determination and experience pay off.

Well done!

Posted: Thu, 10 Aug 2017 13:27 by Alison Robinson

Tags: News, Certicate in Local Council Administration, CiLCA

CiLCA Success

Congratulations Bev Aldridge from Quedgeley Town Council on achieving the CiLCA qualification.

Brilliant news.

Posted: Thu, 10 Aug 2017 12:10 by Alison Robinson

Tags: News, CiLCA, Certicate in Local Council Administration

Attention Stroud District local councils

STILL OPEN: Stroud Youth Grant Fund Programme 2017

Stroud District Council in partnership with Stroud District Youth Council, are operating a youth grant funding programme again in 2017/18 with money devolved from Gloucestershire County Council.

There are two grant funds available:

• The Stroud Youth Development Fund
• The Stroud Youth Activity Fund

There will be only one round this year –.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:28 by Alison Robinson

Tags: Stroud District, youth, funding, Grants

New training courses

We are beginning to add training courses to our autumn programme. Planning and Agendas/Minutes training already added as well as our popular Clerks Networking event. Working on dates for Being a Better Councillor and Chairmanship Skills courses, so keep an eye on the training calendar.

Posted: Wed, 09 Aug 2017 16:21 by Anita Sach

Tags: Training

Local council case studies/projects - NALC list

We have added under the 'Best Practice' tab the local council projects list that NALC has drawn up.

Three projects are there from Gloucestershire councils (Cirencester Town Council, Lydney Town Council and Quedgeley Town Council).

Posted: Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:09 by Alison Robinson

Tags: News, National Association for Local Councils, project list, case studies, good practice

Closing date for the Star Council awards is 14th August...... apply now to celebrate your success across the sector.

Star Councils 2017 - extension of deadline to 14th August

NALC has a rich history of running awards, so they were delighted to reintroduce an awards scheme in 2015 which was made possible thanks to sponsorship from AON UK and other category sponsors.

The annual Star Councils programme was a huge success as they were inundated with nominations of excellent quality and our finalists and winners provided a fantastic example of.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Aug 2017 16:11 by Alison Robinson

Tags: News, NALC, Star Council, Awards, National Association for Local Councils

Tree Charter

In celebration of the launch of the new Tree Charter on 6 November 2017, 800 Legacy Trees will be planted across the UK.

Your council can receive a Legacy Tree by demonstrating its commitment to its local trees. A simple way to do this is by following the links below and becoming a local council Tree Charter Branch.

https://treecharter.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Charter-legacy-form-interactive.pdf.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Aug 2017 11:46 by Alison Robinson

Tags: News, NALC, National Association for Local Councils, Tree Charter

Possible GAPTC email/website disruption

We are having an IT upgrade which might result in some disruption later this evening/tomorrow.

If you are having problems contacting us via email or the website please call the office on 01452 883388.

Posted: Wed, 02 Aug 2017 11:30 by Alison Robinson

Tags: News

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