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MAY
26

Celebrating Community Champions as part of Volunteers’ Week

Next week marks the beginning of Volunteers’ Week 2017, an annual event from 1-7 June which celebrates the difference volunteers make to communities across the country.

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MAY
18

The Good Councillor's guide to neighbourhood planning – designing the future of local communities

The Good Councillor's guide to neighbourhood planning – designing the future of local communities
National Association of Local Councils (NALC) in association with Locality has published  The Good Councillor's guide to neighbourhood planning ....
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MAY
17

Help NALC find out more about local councils

Help NALC find out more about local councils

National Association of Local Councils (NALC) would argue that the focus of today’s debates in local government tends to be around regional mayors and combined authorities and this is wrong headed because this is about creating new centres of power, which are distant from local communities.

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MAY
09

Battle’s Over – A Nation’s Tribute

Battle’s Over – A Nation’s Tribute

On the 3 August 1914, Britain’s Foreign Minister, Sir Edward Grey, was looking out of his office window. It was dusk, and gas lights were being lit along London’s Mall, leading to Buckingham Palace, when he remarked to a friend, "The lamps are going out all over Europe; we shall not see them lit again in our lifetime”. Our country was about to be plunged into the darkness of the First World War, and it would be four long years before Britain and Europe would again experience the light of peace.

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MAY
08

Working together to help protect communities

Working together to help protect communities
The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) and AON continue to act together in providing protection for local councils and...
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MAY
05

NALC survey shows local councils have a big environmental role

NALC survey shows local councils have a big environmental role

Local councils are heavily involved with trees and would benefit from greater support, National Association of Local Council's (NALC) recent survey has found.

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