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ENABLING PARISH & TOWN COUNCILS IN GLOUCESTERSHIRE SINCE 1939

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Buckingham Palace Garden Party 2019 attendees announced

Buckingham Palace Garden Party 2019 attendees announced

We selected names out of the hat at 5pm yesterday and the successful councils were: -

* Stow on the Wold Town Council (Cotswolds District) Cllr Vera Norwood + guest

* Alvington parish council (Forest of Dean District) Cllr Alan Haslam + guest

Posted: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:56 by Alison Robinson

Tags: Cotswolds, FOD, Forest of Dean, Garden Party, NALC, National Association for Local Councils, News

NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

Provisional local government finance settlement

The provisional local government finance settlement was published on 13 December and the government has confirmed it's plans in the technical consultation not to extend council tax referendum principles to local (parish and town) councils for 2019-20. The key section from the consultation paper on the settlement published alongside the statement says:... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Dec 2018 15:51 by Anita Sach

Tags: BHIB, Coleford Town Council, Committee on Standards in Public Life, Councillor of the Year 2018, FOD, Forest of Dean, NALC, Spring Conference 2019, financial settlement, lobbying, news, salary scales

Star Council Award 2018 - this year's finalists (Well done Coleford Town Council)

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) Star Council Awards are the only awards in England to recognise the achievements of local council sector.

The awards celebrate the positive impact of local (parish and town) councils, county associations, councillors and clerks.

The judging panel met on 14 September 2018 to choose this year's finalists to make their decision on who will be crowned the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:27 by Alison Robinson

Tags: FOD, Forest of Dean, NALC, News, quality, star councils

FOA Forest of Dean District - youth provision

The proposal for the establishment of a Forest Youth Association is being discussed at 7pm on Thursday 13th September 2018 at Cinderford Town Council, Belle Vue Centre.

Please note this is the start of a process, so lots of ideas/options are on the table to identify a way forward for youth provision in FOD which may be supported by parish and town councils.

There is no need to book but if you would like... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 08:46 by Alison Robinson

Tags: FOD, Forest of Dean, News, youth, youth provision

Forest of Dean parish/town councils ONLY

The proposal for the establishment of a Forest Youth Association is being discussed at :

7pm on Thursday 13th September 2018 at Cinderford Town Council, Bellvue Centre.

Please note this is the start of a process, so lots of ideas/options are on the table to identify a way forward for youth provision in FOD which may be supported by parish and town councils.

Posted: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:48 by Alison Robinson

Tags: FOD, Forest of Dean, NALC, News, youth provision