Congratulations to Kemble & Ewen Parish Council who have achieved foundation level in the Local Council Award Scheme (LCAS).
Posted: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:29 by Alison Robinson
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
LCR interview with Rishi Sunak MP
Last week, Marie Dill, LCR editor met with Rishi Sunak MP to talk about local (parish and town) councils. Just one of the encouraging things he said regarding the sector was: "It's an incredibly exciting time to be in what I would call ultra-local government. We're creating more [local councils], and they are doing more things, which impact their communities, and I... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:20 by Alison Robinson
Congratulations Irena Litton (Clerk at Leonard Stanley Parish Council and Deputy Clerk at Painswick Parish Council) on achieving CiLCA, adding to the growing number of qualified clerks across Gloucestershire - and increasing the professionalism and capacity of the local council sector.
Posted: Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:02 by Alison Robinson
We are very happy to report that Guiting Power parish council has been successful in gaining 'foundation' level in the LCAS.
Get in touch with us at GAPTC to discuss how you can achieve this too!
Posted: Mon, 05 Feb 2018 15:11 by Alison Robinson
Congratulations to Rodborough Parish Council on achieving the 'foundation' level of the Local Council Award Scheme.
A brilliant achievement.
Posted: Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:02 by Alison Robinson
Congratulations to Kingswood Parish Council on attaining the 'Quality' level of the Local Council Award Scheme.
We will be sending some promotional information out in the next newsletter, so look out for it!
We are always happy to discuss LCAS so please get in touch with the office on 01452 883388.
Posted: Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:33 by Alison Robinson
Huge congratulations Jules Owen, clerk to Gotherington Parish Council on successfully completing the CiLCA qualifications - and adding to the high number of qualified clerks across Gloucestershire.
If you are interested in completing the CiLCA qualification please let us know as we will be running more CiLCA mentoring sessions (to help mentor you through the qualification).
You register for the qualification... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 02 Oct 2017 12:40 by Alison Robinson
Congratulations to Newent Town Council on achieving 'foundation' level of the Local Council Award Scheme (LCAS).
The LCAS is an on-line application process, and an independent panel (made up of peers, councillors, and public sector reps) will complete the assessment.
Most of you will find that you easily meet the 'foundation' level, and the process is a great way of completing a health check and confirming... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 02 Oct 2017 12:25 by Alison Robinson
Congratulations to Hinton PC on achieving 'foundation' level of the Local Council Award Scheme.
Gloucestershire is really picking up momentum now - why don't you enquire about becoming a quality council?
For further information have a look on the GAPTC website, or register directly with NALC.
Posted: Mon, 03 Jul 2017 12:08 by Alison Robinson