High Court Judgement on remote meetings

Following yesterday's announcement by the High Court on the remote meetings legislation ALL Council's must return to physical meetings from the 7th May 2021.

This is a disappointing outcome for the sector and presents further challenges. ALL Council meetings...

100 Years of the Royal British Legion

Dear Leicestershire & Rutland Parish Councils

On Saturday 15th May 2021, the Royal British Legion will be marking its centenary year and we hope you will join us in celebrating this exciting milestone.

Throughout our history, the work of the Royal British...

Death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, K.G., K.T

It is with great sadness that the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) and Leicestershire and Rutland Association of Local Councils (LRALC) has learned of the death of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh.

Cllr Sue Baxter, NALC chairman, said "I...

Auditor guidance for AGAR completion

PKF is currently distributing instructions for completion of the AGAR for this year's audit to ALL councils in the LRALC area via the e-mail link https://www.pkf-l.com/services/limited-assurance-regime/.

If your council doesn't receive the link directly from...

You have no authority here Jackie Weaver..........!

The job of running a County Association of Local Councils can be a challenging one. As well as running and developing an organisation with no guaranteed funding, you have to be on the ball 100% of the time when giving formal advice to councils. Even advice...

Parish Meeting Training - Course Materials

Materials for the HDC commissioned LRALC PM Training courses w/c 8th February 2021. Log in required.

LRALC secures £50,000+ of funding for Leicestershire local councils

LRALC is proud to have secured a total of over £50,000 (and climbing) of emergency funding for Leicestershire local councils over the last couple of months. The vast majority of this money may not have been available for our member councils without the...