Tags: Star councils
The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) has announced on 30 October 2017 the winners of the Star Councils 2017 awards.
The Star Councils 2017 awards are an all important recognition of all the amazingly effective hard work this being undertaken by local councils, local councillors, local council officers and workers as well as county associations.
NALC were inundated with hundreds of nominations,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Nov 2017 16:33 by Alison Robinson
NALC Star Councils 2017 Awards is an all important recognition of all the amazingly effective hard work this being undertaken by local (parish and town) councils, local councillors, local council officers and as well as by County Associations of Local Councils.
NALC was inundated with hundreds of nominations, which shows and highlights the 'localist powerhouse' work undertaken at the neighbourhood and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 Oct 2017 13:08 by Alison Robinson
·The NALC Finance Committee met on Tuesday: the Committee considered the budget for 2018/19, management accounts for the first quarter and audited accounts for the year to 31 March; the committee clarified any points as necessary and endorsed the terms of reference for the new Finance and Scrutiny Committee; the external auditors presented their annual report and accounts which... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Sep 2017 14:37 by Alison Robinson
Star Councils 2017 deadline extended!
· NALC have extended the deadline for entries to NALC's Star Councils 2017 to 14 August 2017! This is in response to requests from a number of councils and county associations for more time to complete their application. More information on the six categories, the simple and quick process of making a nomination and previous winners is on the NALC website.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 31 Jul 2017 12:57 by Alison Robinson
Angela Rippon to address annual conference
· Angela Rippon CBE will be a keynote speaker at the NALC annual conference. Angela is a former television journalist, newsreader, writer and presenter and more recently ambassador for the Alzheimer's Society. Angela will be speaking in the plenary session on health and well-being on 31 October.
·The NALC chairman Cllr Sue Baxter... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 03 Jul 2017 09:24 by Alison Robinson
Digital Councils seminar
·Last Friday NALC held their third Digital Councils seminar at the London offices of AON. Subjects covered included the power of digital communications, case studies examples of the digital journeys councils have undertaken, branding for councils in the digital age, legal and risk management frameworks for operating online, a new social media community for local areas... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 May 2017 08:30 by Alison Robinson
New legal guidance
·This week NALC published legal briefing L03-17 - Reform of data protection legislation and the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation which confirms legislative changes that will come into effect in May 2018.
·It is really important that local councils showcase their brilliant work more to the public, the media, the government and others.... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 12 May 2017 17:12 by Alison Robinson