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DEC
11

Woodland Trust calls on parishes

People and trees are stronger together – but our nation’s woods and trees are facing unprecedented pressures. They risk being neglected, undervalued and forgotten. We need to act now before trees disappear from our story.

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DEC
08

Parishes field winners for Trust’s 2015 awards

Fields in Trust, has announced the winners of its 2015 Awards. Hosted by BBC sports and news broadcaster Ore Oduba at Lords Cricket Ground, the Awards celebrate the achievements of Fields in Trust and its partners, who have worked over the last year to ensure that everyone has access to protected outdoor recreational space.

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DEC
02

Communities can be the local future

National Association of Local Councils' (NALC) Communities Can conference on 2 December 2015 showed how local (parish and town) councils are using regeneration to play a role in the economic development of their town centres in a time of financial challenges and opportunities.

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NOV
30

Council of the Week: Bishop Auckland Town Council

This week we are celebrating the recent achievemnt of Bishop Auckland Town Council – the first in County Durham to receive official "Dementia Friendly" status recognition from the Alzheimer's Society.

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NOV
26

Parishes and towns uniquely placed to provide key services

Parishes and towns uniquely placed to provide key services

Parishes across Buckinghamshire are being urged to work together and more closely with the county council to serve residents. 



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NOV
25

NALC responds to a challenging spending review

While this is a challenging spending review for local government, it is encouraging to see measures aimed at supporting devolution, however the devil will be in the detail.

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