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JAN
30

NALC urges government to stand firm on neighbourhood planning

NALC urges government to stand firm on neighbourhood planning

NALC urges the government to stand firm against certain developer forces that seem to want to ride roughshod against the wishes of communities.

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JAN
27

NALC calls for parish polls rules to be in force now

NALC calls for parish polls rules to be in force now

NALC welcomes the Government’s proposals to modernise the process for holding parish polls and bring them in line with other electoral arrangements. 

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JAN
18

NALC supports government move for easing financial convenience for communities

NALC supports government move for easing financial convenience for communities

NALC supports moves by the Government to ease the financial burden on communities by the introduction of discretionary business rates relief on public toilets owned by local authorities.

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JAN
17

Council Spotlight: Bradwell Parish Council

Council Spotlight: Bradwell Parish Council

Bradwell Parish Council in Derbyshire has a population of 1,400 with a precept of £43,577 but this small local council has been punching well above its weight.

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JAN
16

What is the state of rural England?

What is the state of rural England?

Today (17th January 2017) sees the publication of the first State of Rural Services report to be published by Rural England.

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JAN
16

House of Lords urged to create more urban local councils

House of Lords urged to create more urban local councils

Members of the House of Lords are being asked to support radical plans to establish new local councils in England's metropolitan and city areas.

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