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

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LSE Parish Councils Article

The LSE have published a very interesting op ed piece about parish councils, democracy, and engagement. It makes very interesting reading in the lead up to local elections next May.

The article can be found here.

Posted: Mon, 01 Oct 2018 09:53 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: Elections, Newsletter

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

LRALC 2017 Newsletter No.6 available now!

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

Top Tip – don't forget PAT (Portable Appliance Testing)!

GDPR and the need for a Data Protection Officer

LRALC Internal Audit Service Fees 2018-19

Personnel Advice & Solutions Ltd – Council HR News

PSSLive Asset Management System

LLR Prepared Week Webinars

Community Emergency Stores Scheme

MTFS consultation

Leicestershire... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Dec 2017 11:52 by admin

Tags: LRALC, Newsletter

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)

Personnel Advice & Solutions Ltd – Council HR News.

NALC Documents.

LAIS Briefings.

LCC Parish Clerks' Highways Newsletter May 2017 (distributed... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Jun 2017 11:49 by admin

Tags: LRALC, Newsletter

LRALC 2017 Newletter No. 1 available now!

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

Top Tip – PAYE.

CiLCA Training – Advice for New Clerks.

Future Specialist Training Course Details.

Study of future growth in Leicester and Leicestershire.

East Midlands Funding Forum (EMFF) – e-bulletin January 2017 (previously highlighted in round robin 03.02.17)

Personnel Advice & Solutions Ltd – Council... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:52 by admin

Tags: LRALC, Newsletter

LRALC 2016 Newsletter No. 6 now published!

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

Top Tip – Emergency/Resilience Planning.

LRALC newsletter – A member only resource!

LRALC website access – Guidance for outgoing clerks.

IMPORTANT CONSULTATION: LRALC Draft Strategic Plan - Priorities and Actions.

Important external audit changes: information for ALL Member Councils.

Personnel Advice & Solutions... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:29 by admin

Tags: LRALC, Newsletter

LRALC 2016 Newsletter No 5 available now!

The LRALC 2016 Newsletter No. 5 is available to download now. Contents include:

Top Tip – Parish Councils and the use of photographs taken in public.

Parish Councils and Pension Auto Enrolment - Don't Get Fined!

NALC Documents.

NALC Chairman & Chief Executive's Report to NALC Executive Committee September 2016 and to National Council October 2016.

LAIS Briefings.

Highway Maintenance Consultation... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:38 by admin

Tags: LRALC, Newsletter

LRALC 2015 Newsletter No. 8 now available

The LRALC 2015 Newsletter No. 8 is available to download now. Contents include:

Top tip – Employment status

URGENT INFORMATION (received 16th December): LCC Leicestershire Parishes Website Service – Update from Leicestershire County Council

"Blueprint 2020 – Shaping the Future of the Force" - Police Consultation Event: article by Cllr Ron Simpson (LRALC Executive Committee member for... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2015 11:41 by admin

Tags: LRALC, Newsletter

LRALC 2015 Newsletter No. 7 available now

The LRALC 2015 Newsletter No. 7 is available to download now. Contents include:

Top tip – The Power to Spend

The Glasgow Bin Lorry Crash – Lessons for Local Councils (article by Personnel Advice & Solutions Ltd)

New measures to simplify and speed up neighbourhood planning

Information from Staffordshire Parish Councils Association (SPCA) - Parish Councils: the case for the Right of Appeal... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2015 13:01 by admin

Tags: LRALC, Newsletter