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Vacancies at Lowestoft Town Council

Vacancies at Lowestoft Town Council

Lowestoft Town Council vacancies, please follow this link for further information.

Posted: Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:07 by Laura Sampson

Tags: Staff

Suffolk County Council’s 2018/19 budget proposals published

Suffolk County Council’s 2018/19 budget proposals published
  • 1.99 per cent council tax increase proposed following seven-year freeze
    • Band D = £1.14 per week
    • Band B (majority of properties in Suffolk) = 88p per week
  • £27 million further savings needed to balance the budget

Proposals to balance Suffolk County Council's budget in 2018/19 have been published today, including an option to increase the basic rate of council tax for the first time in seven years and a range of savings plans.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:26 by Laura Sampson

Tags: Meeting papers

SALC AGM 2017

SALC AGM 2017

SALC held their AGM on 7 November 2017 at Blackbourne Community Centre, Elmswell. Following the AGM business, SALC were delighted to announce winners of Newsletter of the Year, Website of the Year and also new for this year Most Active Community sponsored by Suffolk County Council.

Posted: Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:13 by Laura Sampson

Tags: AGM

Vacancies at SALC

The Suffolk Association of Local Councils is a successful not-for-profit membership organisation providing support, legal advice and training to town and parish councils across the county. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join this team based at its office in Claydon.

Finance Officer

Managing SALCs finances, you will work closely with your colleagues to ensure the efficient and effective operation of the.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Nov 2017 16:36 by Laura Sampson

Tags: Employment

New Courses: Finance with Steve Parkinson

New Courses: Finance with Steve Parkinson

SALC is working in collaboration with Steve Parkinson to deliver finance training. To view information and book your place please click here

Posted: Mon, 16 Oct 2017 11:34 by Laura Sampson

Tags: Training

SALC AGM 2017

The SALC AGM for 2017 will be taking place on Tuesday 7 November at the Blackbourne Community Centre, Elmswell. To book your place, please complete the booking form below. We look forward to welcoming you.

Posted: Wed, 13 Sep 2017 11:25 by Laura Sampson

Tags: AGM

Suffolk's Most Active Community

Suffolk's Most Active Community

Suffolk's Most Active Community is back for 2017 and Suffolk County Council and Suffolk Association of Local Councils are once again looking for entries.

Organisers are keen to hear about communities going the extra mile to get people active.

If a community does any form of physical activity, then they can fill in an entry form to explain the type of activities taking place and the number of people involved in no more than 500 words.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:23 by Laura Sampson

Tags: Community, Awards

Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils are on the move

Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils are on the move

Deborah Sage, Head of Communications, for Babergh and Mid Suffolk Councils has supplied the following information on the forthcoming move to their new headquarters.

"Although our Headquarters address changes from 1 October to that of Endeavour House in Ipswich, we will maintain contact points within the Districts we serve. We will have two centres which residents can drop in to at 54 Ipswich Street, Stowmarket and the Town Hall in the Old Market.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:59 by Laura Sampson

Tags: Community, Councillors

Framlingham, first Town Council to achieve Quality Local Council Award Scheme

Framlingham, first Town Council to achieve Quality Local Council Award Scheme

Presented by Philip Hayes, chairman of the Suffolk Association of Local Councils, the award is only the third achieved in the county and the first for a town council.

Council chairman James Tanner said: "It's taken a great deal of time and focus from councillors, the town clerk and admin team to ensure our business practices are the best they can be to achieve this award."

SALC said it recognises the.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:56 by Laura Sampson

Tags: Awards

WW1 Beacons of Light 11 November 2018

WW1 Beacons of Light 11 November 2018

In Commemoration and remembrance of the end of the war and the many millions who were killed or came home dreadfully wounded, 1000 Beacons of Light will be lit at 7pm on 11th November 2018 throughout the United Kingdom, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and UK Overseas Territories - a century after the guns fell silent. For further information how to get involved please view the document Battles Over, WW1 Beacons of Light.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Apr 2017 14:44 by Laura Sampson

Tags: Community

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