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Coronavirus Information

To keep up to date with all the latest guidance for parish and town councils, and communities, head on over to the Knowledge Bank.

Together for our Planet – a small grants programme for community-lead climate action

01/09/2021

The National Lottery Community Fund are opening a new funding programme called Together for our Planet to support climate action projects.

Grants

Movies on the Square in Kingsbridge

19/08/2021

Kingsbridge Town Council has been showing Movies on the Square to bring the community together and encourage visitors

Member Story
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Rural Crime Campaign launched by Crimestoppers

16/08/2021

Crimestoppers launch a campaign to raise public awareness of rural crime over August; find out how councils can get involved.

A busy year for Brixton Parish Council

11/08/2021

Brixton Parish Council has had a busy year with supporting its community during the pandemic and continuing their other projects such as their ‘owl seat’.

Member Story
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Vital equipment amnesty launched by Devon County Council

10/08/2021

Parish councils are being asked to help circulate a message about a vital equipment amnesty to alleviate the shortage in Devon

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Announcing our 2021 AGM and Conference!

05/08/2021

We’re thrilled to be announcing our 2021 AGM and Conference, which will be taking place virtually over three days from 5 – 7 October.

Events
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Crediton Town Square tables – ‘Share in the Square’

03/08/2021

‘Share in the Square’ picnic benches are providing a safe space for residents to take a break, meet a friend and catch up in Crediton Town Square

Member Story
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International Landscape Day

02/08/2021

Celebrate your landscape on International Landscape Day – what can your council do to mark the day for your communities?

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Self-isolation guidance and council business

29/07/2021

Our advice on self-isolation guidance, how it affects your council, and what you can and can’t do when staff and members are self-isolating.

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Came and Company Events Q&A

26/07/2021

Came and Company Local Council Insurance hosted an Events Q&A with DALC members to help them prepare for summer events and beyond.

Events