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Pop-Up Cafe´

Would you like an opportunity to network with other clerks and councillors? This informal gathering will allow you to meet others to chat about issues which affect the local council sector, as well as providing information on the Local Council Award Scheme and training opportunities including CiLCA.

Our next event will be held on November 20th 10-12pm at

Whittlesey Town Council Offices

Grosvenor House, Grosvenor Road, Whittlesey, PE7 1AQ  

 

Become a Member

Membership is open to Town, Parish or Community Councils or Parish Meetings. Being a Member gives your Councillors and Clerk direct access to a range of expert advice, support and services specifically for the Parish sector.  For further information about joining your County Association please email accounts@capalc.org.uk

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

Ouse Washes Newsletter

The latest Ouse Washes Newsletter is available to read here.

 

I hope that you find it interesting and feel free to pass it on to anyone you who will find it useful.

 

We have 2 Public drop in dates to showcase the work completed to date and the plans for next season.

 

Earith at Rectors Hall

5 December 4.30pm - 7.30pm

&

Welney at The Lamb & Flag

6 December 3.30pm - 6.30pm

 

If you have any questions or queries, please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Happy Reading!!

 

Kind Regards

 

Monica

 

Monica Stonham

Public Liaison Officer

JacksonHyder

 

Ouse Washes Section 10 Works

on behalf of the Environment Agency

Tel - 07534 457348