Rutland

Cancellation of Councillor Training - 17.10.17

Unfortunately, due to illness, the Councillor training planned for today (17th October 2017) is cancelled. The LRALC office is contacting booked delegates to inform them of the cancellation.

Apologies for the inconvenience.

Categories: Leicestershire, Rutland

Cancellation of Clerks 3 training - 11.10.17

Unfortunately, due to illness, the Clerks 3 training planned for today (11th October 2017) is cancelled. The LRALC office has contacted booked delegates to inform them of the cancellation.

Apologies for the inconvenience.

Categories: Leicestershire, Rutland

Big Discussion Presentations

Click below to access the presentations from the recent Big Discussion event at Broughton Astley.

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URGENT - 2018-19 Precept Consultation

Local councils will be aware that under the Localism Act 2011, Government has powers to make an annual decision on whether to introduce automatic precept referendums where they deem increases in local council precepts to be 'excessive'. The decision includes what threshold would apply for triggering ...

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Preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 12 steps to take now

ALL parish and town councils fall within the scope of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and ALL councils will need to take steps prior to the introduction of the new requirements in May 2018. See the link below for a handy "12 Steps To Take Now" briefing from the Information Commissioner's Office ...

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Agenda for Big Discussion Events

The agenda for the forthcoming Big Discussion events can be found below.

Please ensure you refer to the correct one for the event you are attending.

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Appointment of Training and Advice Manager

LRALC has appointed Frances Webster as its Training and Advice Manager. Frances is CiLCA qualified and has a Law degree. She has been Clerk to Kibworth Harcourt Parish Council since early 2013 (and more recently to Smeeton Westerby Parish Council as well) and before that had a career in law and advice ...

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No libraries or streetlights left in Britain by 2020 if austerity doesn't stop, warns Tory local government chief

"We won't be cleaning the streets we won't be cutting the grass, we won't be putting street lights on at all, your libraries will go, your pot holes won't get filled up"

The stark warning was given by Lord Porter, Conservative Chairman of the Local Government ...

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LCC LRALC Annual Parishes Liaison Event 10th July 2017

The presentations and other materials from the LCC event on the 10th July 2017 can be found below.

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LRALC Newsletter No. 3 available now!

The latest LRALC newsletter is available to download. Contents include:

Top Tip – Taking VAT Advice!

Annual data sets and rights of inspection notices.

LRALC Core Training Fees.

Transparency Fund 2017-18 now live! (as detailed in round robin 05.05.17)

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