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NOV
02

There’s a climate emergency – what can councils do next?

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Author: Megan Blyth, local and community empowerment project officer at the Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE)


Tackling the climate crisis is a daunting task, especially for councils that may not have access to large budgets, resources or staff. But we know more and more local councils have declared climate emergencies and are thinking about plans for positive change in their local area. But what support is available to ensure these plans benefit local communities and the planet? 

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NOV
01

The Civility and Respect Project releases a new HR podcast

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The Civility and Respect Project has released a new HR podcast to better explain local (parish and town) councils' responsibilities as employers.

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NOV
01

NALC study tour to visit Newport Pagnell Town Council

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The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) is heading to Newport Pagnell Town Council in Buckinghamshire on 27 and 28 June 2023 for its first study tour since the COVID-19 pandemic.

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OCT
28

NALC and SLCC meet to discuss partnership

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The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) and the Society of Local Council Clerks (SLCC) met at NALC’s office in London on 21 October 2022 to discuss the partnership between the two organisations. 

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OCT
28

NALC highlights to the government the role local councils can have in net-zero

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The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) highlighted the role local (parish and town) councils could play in decarbonisation.

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OCT
28

A Co-operative Council response to the cost of living crisis – Stevenage Borough Council

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Author: Cllr Sharon Taylor OBE, chair of the Co-operative Councils' Innovation Network and leader of Stevenage Borough Council 


The United Kingdom is currently facing a cost of living crisis that is directly impacting all households and businesses up and down the country. 

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