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OCT
29

NALC demands more devolution for local communities

National Association of Local Councils (NALC) Annual Conference held from 27 October 2015 to 28 October 2015, saw a direction for putting local (parish and town) councils and communities more in control of how their lives are run and public services delivered to them.

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OCT
27

The Government spells out its plans for parishes

The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) minister, Marcus Jones MP told the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) Annual Conference on 27 October 2015 that the Government has ambitious plans for a devolution revolution, which include Devolution Deals, but stressed that this not just for principal authorities. He said that parish councils have a key role to play and they should be speaking to their principal authorities about opportunities for further powers and functions to be devolved.

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OCT
23

NALC and SLCC announce pensions advice

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) and the Society of Local Council Clerks (SLCC) on 23 October 2015 issued guidance in light of the significant changes to workplace pensions that have taken place.

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OCT
15

The search for the first ever Audit chair for smaller bodies is on

The search for the first ever Audit chair for smaller bodies is on

The Sector Led Body for Smaller Local Authority Audit (SLB) is seeking to appoint its first ever chair.

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OCT
15

NALC wants to stop the travesty of local justice closures

NALC wants to stop the travesty of local justice closures

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) has demanded that the Government puts a halt to its closure plans of local courts.

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OCT
15

NALC backed All-Party Parliamentary Group chair wants very local devolution

The new chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group wants very real devolution.

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