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AUG
11

150 Points of Light shines spotlight on parish power

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An electric car club, a youth centre, a children’s pre-school, a local bus service, providing counselling support and helping young people into work are among examples of activity by local councils in a new document developed by the National Association of Local Councils (NALC).

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AUG
10

Win up to £40k matched funding

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Kompan UK has launched their annual matched funding competition for new play or fitness equipment.

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JUL
18

Giving more of a voice to councillors

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De Montfort University’s Local Governance Research unit and The Municipal Journal have published the final report of the Councillor Commission, The Voice of the Councillor , which includes a chapter on England’s 80,000 local (parish and town) councillors.

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JUL
14

Show your love for your park

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Today (14 July) is the start of Love Parks Week and runs through to Sunday 23 July.

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JUL
06

New government must end sidelining of rural issues

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Coalition highlights that ‘rural England is not just about farming and the environment’ and calls for Brexit to be ‘rural-proofed’.

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JUL
05

Where next for localism?

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Local councils are taking on services to fill gaps as principal authorities cut provision, new NALC/LGC research reveals.

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