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JUN
03

More powers: Supporting parishes to get involved

From the very beginning stages of the Our Place programme, also known as the Neighbourhood Community Budget pilot, the parish sector has been involved in this new approach to bringing the community together to join up public service delivery.

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MAY
20

More powers: Community right of appeal

As we look back over five years of a coalition Government and ask ourselves what it has done for planning, NALC, CPRE and Civic Voice demonstrate why a community right of appeal should be on the new Government's agenda – and soon.

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MAY
12

Stronger local democracy: Referendum 'yes' for new Kidderminster town council

Kidderminster residents voted 80% in favour of the creation of a new town council on 7 May 2015 in a referendum held at the same time as national and local elections.

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MAY
08

Stronger local democracy: New town council for Spalding?

Could the door be open for the creation of a new town council in Spalding, the only unparished part of South Holland in Lincolnshire?

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APR
16

Apply to My Community Rights programmes today!

The National  Association of Local Councils encourages all eligible local (parish and town) councils in England to participate in the My Community Rights programmes 2015/16.

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MAR
31

Great campaign progress!

Electoral Commission's national awareness campaign is well underway. Thanks to all of you for your help so far in driving voter registration ahead of the general election.

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