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JUL
19

NALC go to Durham on best practice visit

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NALC sent a best practice delegation to find out how Great Aycliffe and Shildon Town Councils are improving quality of life services for residents and visitors to Durham.

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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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JUN
23

The water market opens up for local councils

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Local (parish and town) council are no longer restricted to buying water services from the regional monopoly. The largest competitive water retail market in the world has opened for business, bringing the biggest change in the water sector since privatisation.

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