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Thursday 11th October 2018 at 7pm 

 Cottenham Village Hall, Recreation Ground, Lambs Lane, Cottenham, CB24 8TA


Please find the Agenda, Minutes and the Accounts in preparation for the CAPALC AGM on 11th October 2018 here.

Please confirm your attendance as CAPALC and Councils are at a turning point in terms of Service Delivery and Service Delegation which will be topic covered at the meeting.
Ian Dewar
County Executive Officer, Cambridge & Peterborough Association of Local Councils



Share the Vision Shape the Future

 Our annual Clerks and Councillors catch up day - Share the Vision, Shape the Future was held at Hemingford Abbots Village Hall on Friday 29th June. The event was well attended with representatives from councils across the county. 

Speakers included Henry Clark, Jonathan Owen Chief Executive of NALC, Sandy Gilchrist, Denis Payne, Ross Bullard (Came and Company) and David Symes and Jon Cousins rom The Company of Community Organisers and Ian Dewar.  

Conference Feedback

"I left the conference feeling very inspired and motivated to get round the village to ask what people want rather than getting people to fill in forms". 

"I felt better equipped to deal with some of the issues covered". 

"Very motivated to put into practice some of the tips etc. Encouraged that we are on the right track re GDPR". 

"Thanks for a brilliant day today one and all.  Got a lot out of it".

Next year's event will be held on Friday 28th June 2019 - watch this space for further information! 


Share the Vision Shape the Future Training Presentations


Financial Assistance to the Church

Click on the link below to read the most up to date information from NALC about parish/town councils considering offering financial assistance to the church

Financial Assistance to the Church

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