Local Government Pay Claim Lodged

Local Government Pay Claim Lodged

NJC unions have lodged pay and terms conditions claims for local government ‘Green Book’ Staff for 2021 The three biggest local government unions are seeking: A substantial increase with a minimum of 10% on all spinal column points Introduction of a homeworking...
EU citizens – eligibility to stand and vote in local elections?

EU citizens – eligibility to stand and vote in local elections?

A few of you have asked us about the ability of EU citizens to stand as councillors and vote in local government elections post the UK leaving the EU on 31 January. Essentially Brexit does not change anything. EU citizens remain “citizens of the Union” who are...
National lockdown: stay at home

National lockdown: stay at home

Coronavirus (COVID‑19) is spreading fast. Do not leave your home unless necessary. 1 in 3 people who have the virus have no symptoms, so you could be spreading it without knowing it. The latest R number for the healthcare region of South East is estimated at 1.1 to...
Buckinghamshire is now in Tier 4

Buckinghamshire is now in Tier 4

Tighter restrictions are in place from 20 December Please click on the links below for further information Tier 4: Stay at Home – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk) Coronavirus support and information | Buckinghamshire Council   ...
Act Now! National Leisure Recovery Fund

Act Now! National Leisure Recovery Fund

Sport England have launched the £100 million National Leisure Recovery Fund and town and parish councils are eligible to apply. Applications must be made through the eligible principal authority with the local council named as an outsourced operator to the local...