BBC Birmingham News Feeds
- Delayed trams start from New St station
- Brighton win Women's Premier League
- Kohler-Cadmore ton saves Worcestershire
- Thousands at city's 20th Pride festival
- Man charged with slavery offences
- Children's services is 'huge challenge'
- Pool bug 'caused children to be ill'
- Bleach-poisonings care worker sentenced
- Row over child service leader's future
- False terror kidnap claim PC jailed
BBC Bristol News Feed
- Memorial garden for cycle death girl
- Oldest theatre marks 250th anniversary
- Batty stars as Taunton wickets tumble
- Kohler-Cadmore ton saves Worcestershire
- England's Wood wins PGA Championship
- 'Dinosaur' mural makes reappearance
- On-the-run sex offender arrested
- Eve the Jurassic sea monster
- Beds appeal for sick children's parents
- Two appear in court over man's death
Cornwall Council News feed
- Prag yth yw Kernewek da rag Kernow Why Cornish is good for Cornwall
- Royal invitation for Cornwall’s Principal Child and Family Social Worker
- Four community groups in Cornwall shortlisted for Britain Has Spirit awards
- Cornwall Council appoints LHC to explore potential options for Liskeard Cattle Market site
- Tresillian Cycle Route opens with two Cornwall Councillors on a tandem
- How a Spring clean could save your life!
- Greater opportunity for Procurement Training in Cornwall
- Goonhilly Wind Farm Community Fund on the agenda for the Helston and South Kerrier Community Network Panel
- Fun and games in Cornwall’s libraries as BookTrust give away 450,000 books in National Bookstart Week
- Exciting new look Trenance Play Park to open middle of June
BBC Essex News Feed
- England's Cook passes 10,000 Test runs
- Mickleburgh hits ton in Essex response
- Secret WW2 code machine found on eBay
- Duckett's 189 puts Northants on top
- Colchester midfielder Curtis signs deal
- Shrews sign Southend midfielder Deegan
- Teen killer to appeal against sentence
- Glamorgan victory bid blunted by Essex
- 'Human cargo' made cries for help
- Wright agrees one-year Colchester deal
BBC Hampshire News Feed
- 'Horrendous' festival queues complaints
- Annual oyster festival plans revealed
- Most expensive UK seaside towns named
- Girl, 12, hurt in jet ski crash
- Middlesex centurions dominate Hants
- Brass eagle lectern stolen from church
- Witnesses sought over fatal attack
- Ducks and baby geese shot dead
- 'World's biggest' bouncy castle arrives
- Ex-Pompey boss owes Latvian bank £65m
BBC Manchester News Feeds
- Yorkshire fight back in Roses match
- Police watchdog referral as woman dies
- Rashford close to new Man Utd deal
- Could we finally see the end of overcrowded trains?
- Drivers sought in fatal crash inquiry
- NI boss O'Neill names Euro 2016 squad
- 'Predatory' uni student attacker jailed
- Fitzpatrick signs new Macclesfield deal
- Man jailed for 'jealous rage' murder
- Notts County appoint Sheridan as boss
BBC Lincolnshire News Feed
- Cathedral appoints first female dean
- House death murder accused in court
- Axed airshow returns at Red Arrows base
- Grass verge used to produce electricity
- Murder charge after woman's body found
- Substation 'shooting' caused power cuts
- VIDEO: Timelapse video of poppies installation
- Man re-arrested in house murder inquiry
- VIDEO: Noisy peacocks threatened with eviction
- Sex abuse case police defend actions
Amersham News Views and Information News Feed
- Lots for Tots Sale – 18 June – Amersham
- Restorative Yoga – Restorative Yoga for the Buckinghamshire Community
- Half term Fun at Amersham Museum
- Simpatico and Katharine Parkin at Bucks Open Studios 2016 – Amersham 11-26 June
- Get on your bike and support Scannappeal’s Pedal for Prostate Team – July 17
- Concert with two choirs: BUCKS VOICES and CHILTERN SINGERS
- Craft Fair 21 May St Michael’s Church, Amersham
- Maryam Namazie – Sharia law and free expression – 11th May
- ‘Hay Fever’ by Noel Coward, performed by Chesham Bois Catholic Players 20-22 May
- Amersham Museum Talks – Spring/Summer 2016
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On Wednesday 11th May the Court of Appeal allowed the Governments appeal against the quashing of the 10 dwellings or fewer exemption that Reading and West Berkshire secured previously in the high court. This appeal was allowed on all four grounds against Mr Justice Holgate's judgment in West Berkshire ...
A referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union will take place on Thursday, 23 June 2016.
The Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000 places restrictions on the material that local authorities and others can publish about the referendum. These ...
A new equalities strategy
The consultation is now live for the draft of Leicestershire County Council's new Equality Strategy and Action Plan. The consultation period runs from 25 April 2016 to 27 May 2016.
The strategy focuses on three priority aims for Leicestershire: ...
Congratulations to Anstey Parish (our host council) who have achieved the coveted NALC Council of the Week award. Anstey Parish Council were only the 8th council nationally to be awarded the Quality Gold standard under the Local Council Award Scheme.
The current LRALC Constitution can be found below. This was amended at the November 2015 Executive Committee to clarify the position regarding Executive Committee member who cease to be a Councillor at a LRALC member council.
The new Governance and Accountability document has been updated and was reissued by the Joint Practitioners' Advisory Group (JPAG) by 31 March 2016.
The below sections contained in the overall PDF update here were issued for publication by 31 March 2016;...
This year's programme for both Urban and Rural Grass Cutting will start on Tuesday 29th March. This year there will be six cuts, an increase from 5 cuts last year. The programme will be published on the LCC website and anticipated to be updated weekly....
The Leicestershire Parish Councils website service (see here) operated by Leicestershire County Council will cease on the 31st August 2016. On this date the servers hosting these sites will be switched off, and any content not migrated from these sites will be lost ...
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Government has (finally) announced the s137 Limit for 2016-17 - £7.42 Per Elector.
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A challenging and interesting opportunity has arisen for a suitably experienced, enthusiastic and competent clerk and RFO for Kirby Muxloe Parish Council. We are seeking a Clerk/RFO to work full time from our Parish Council office in the heart of the village. The parish council is responsible for the ...
We get many queries from member councils who do not have any staff that require enrolment into a pension.
The most common of these questions are:
1) Which tasks do I need to carry out if I don't have staff that need to be put into a pension scheme?
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Today at the LRALC External Audit briefing Grant Thornton announced that the Annual Return and associated information will be sent out by them to all LRALC member councils week ending 18th March 2016.
There are a number of changes to external audit this year. Please ...
Ministers have chosen not to make sweeping changes to the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, including ruling out fees for requests for information.
The decision follows publication of a report by an independent commission asked to examine the Act.
There had ...
Following a number of requests from member councils the LRALC Executive Committee considered endorsing a local council payroll provider at its meeting before Christmas.
As a result of this LRALC now endorses the payroll service provided by DCK Beavers. Many of you will know ...
A reminder that the LRALC's office weekday opening hours are 8am till 2pm, apart from Mondays and Thursdays when the office is open 8am till 1pm.
However, the office is often staffed outside of these times and we would therefore urge callers to leave a message on the answering ...