Leicestershire & Rutland
Association of Local Councils

Supporting Local Councils in Leicestershire & Rutland

Jubilee Hall

Chief Executive: Jake Atkinson
Jubilee Hall, Stadon Road
Anstey, Leicester LE7 7AY

Tel: 0116 235 3800

Tags: LCC

LCC – Annual Parishes Conference – Post event letter to parishes

Following this year's annual Parishes Liaison event, LCC has asked us to distribute a letter from Cllr Ould and Cllr Richardson. Please see below for the letter.

Posted: Fri, 17 Aug 2018 12:03 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: LCC, LRALC, Newsletter, consultation

Leicestershire County Council - Parish & Town Council Grass Cutting update

Leicestershire County Council colleagues would like to advise Parish and Town Councils that the grass cutting season commences on Tuesday 3rd April after the Easter Weekend.

Information on cutting dates for urban and rural grass cutting, including high speed roads, will be available on the website during the season www.leicestershire.gov.uk/grass-cutting . Information about weed spraying and hedge cutting... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Apr 2018 13:15 by admin

Tags: LCC

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.

Posted: Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:41 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: LRALC, Localism, LCC

LCC LRALC Annual Parishes Liaison Event 10th July 2017

LRALC were proud to be part of the excellent Leicestershire County Council Annual Parishes Liaison Event this week. There were great presentations by Jonathan Owen (NALC Chief Executive) and colleagues from Leicestershire County Council. A real sense of Leicestershire leading the way again.

Thank you to our parishes who delivered an unbelievable turnout of over 100 delegates, the largest attendance... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Jul 2017 12:59 by admin

Tags: LCC, LRALC, event

Leicestershire County Council Election Purdah Period

The pre-election 'purdah' period for the Leicestershire County Council elections has now begun (as of 13th March). All parish and town councils in Leicestershire need to be aware of the rules around purdah. The briefing here provides guidance.

Posted: Tue, 14 Mar 2017 22:56 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: LCC, elections

Leicestershire County Council Current Consultations

A reminder to our member councils that current LCC consultations can be accessed on this dedicated webpage. This includes the current opportunity to have your say on proposed highways maintenance changes.

Posted: Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:59 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: LCC, consultation

Leicestershire Neighbourhood Planning Network - New Website

Information regarding Leicestershire County Council's Neighbourhood Planning Network is now hosted on a new website:


Please note that if you use the previous website address (www.leicestershireforums.org) this will automatically re-direct you to the new Leicestershire Communities website. If you then select Leicestershire Neighbourhood Planning Network from the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2016 12:54 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: neighbourhood plan, LCC, planning

BBC Panorama - "Living With Cuts"

BBC Panorama - "Living With Cuts"

All those involved with parish and town councils should find tonight's Panorama of interest, dealing as it does with principal authority and police funding reductions, and the subsequent devolution of services to communities, including to parish councils.

The show can be viewed here for 365 days: http://bbc.in/2btYdiL

Posted: Mon, 22 Aug 2016 20:09 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: Localism, libraries, Funding, LCC

Leicestershire County Council Equality Strategy

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:

  • To develop and support a diverse workforce
  • To develop, commission and deliver inclusive and responsive services
  • To foster good relations... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 May 2016 11:34 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: LCC, strategy, equality, consultation