Full List of Upcoming Events

22
May
2018

Tue 22 May 2018 7:00 pm
FREE event in North Warwickshire

Tuesday 22nd May 2018 from 7.00-9.00pm at Dordon Village Hall
Come along to hear from Heart of England Community Foundation, HS2 Funding (Groundwork UK) and LEADER.
Full details, agenda and registration

This event is not being run by WALC

24
May
2018

Thu 24 May 2018 5:00 pm
Elizabeth House
Elizabeth House
Church Street
Open to all councils from Stratford District £35
Raising Awareness of Child Sexual Exploitation

stratford dcThis event is being run by Stratford District Council and is open to Parish and Town Councillors & Clerks from the Stratford on Avon District area.

 

It can be a scary topic but the session will be interesting, engaging, informative and delivered by specialist staff from the Warwickshire CSE Team. Tony Ryan from Stratford Police will also help in the presentation.

5pm - 7pm at the Council Chamber, Elizabeth House, Stratford upon Avon

£35.00
31
May
2018

Thu 31 May 2018 10:00 am -12:30 pm
WCAVA event

This half day course is designed for voluntary and community organisations that are new to impact practice or would like to review how they measure and communicate the changes they make.

31
May
2018

Thu 31 May 2018 5:00 pm
Elizabeth House
Elizabeth House
Church Street
Free community event
Heart of England Community Energy

stratford dcThis event is being run by Stratford District Council and is open to Parish and Town Councillors & Clerks from the Stratford on Avon District area.

HECE works for the benefit of the regional community, including generating renewable energy, engaging local investors and donating its profits to local good causes such alleviating fuel poverty.

5pm - 7pm at the Council Chamber, Elizabeth House, Stratford upon Avon

05
Jun
2018

Tue 5 Jun 2018 7:00 pm -9:30 pm
FREE event to Warwickshire Councils

Guest speakers from the Lead Local Flood Authority (Flood Risk Management), and from the Environment Agency's (EA) Asset Performance Team.

07
Jun
2018

Thu 7 Jun 2018 5:00 pm
Elizabeth House
Elizabeth House
Church Street
FREE to all councils from Stratford District
Getting to know: Environmental Health

stratford dcThis FREE event is being run by Stratford District Council and is open to Parish and Town Councillors & Clerks from the Stratford on Avon District area.

5pm - 7pm at the Council Chamber, Elizabeth House, Stratford upon Avon

09
Jun
2018

Sat 9 Jun 2018 9:30 am
Lapworth Village Hall
Lapworth Village Hall
Old Warwick Road
£30 to members
Councillor & Clerk Induction - part 1

This session will be led by Bill Robinson and is aimed at both Clerks and Councillors. While it is logical that Part One is taken before Part Two it is not essential as there is no overlap between the two courses

This session concentrates on Parish Councils and the law and how they operate through meetings

24
12
Jun
2018

Tue 12 Jun 2018 9:30 am
The Pavilion (Hockley Heath)
The Pavilion (Hockley Heath)
Old Warwick Road
£15 for member clerks
Clerk's Toolkit - Planning & Neighbourhood Plans

Clerk’s Training Programme – “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role

This session will focus on strategic planning and neighbourhood plans including material and non-material considerations, where the parish council sits in the planning framework and how it can contribute to development within the parish.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

10
14
Jun
2018

Thu 14 Jun 2018 5:00 pm -7:00 pm
Elizabeth House
Elizabeth House
Church Street
Open to all councils from Stratford District £35
Licensing Workshop

stratford dcThis event is being run by Stratford District Council and is open to Parish and Town Councillors & Clerks from the Stratford on Avon District area.

This time, the Workshop will deal with refresher training and latest cases relating to;

  • ·       the Licensing Act
  • ·       Liquor Licensing
£35.00
16
Jun
2018

Sat 16 Jun 2018 10:00 am -3:30 pm
FREE event in Bedworth
Love Instead of Hate Conference

Warwickshire County Council and Warwickshire Police are hosting a community conference called "Love Instead of Hate" on Saturday, 16th June 2018 at the Life Church in Bedworth from 10.00am – 3.30pm.

This event is not being run by WALC

18
Jun
2018

Mon 18 Jun 2018 9:30 am
WALC Offices
WALC Offices
Warwick University Wellesbourne Campus (HRI)
Free to interested members
CiLCA Networking Morning

This FREE event is open to those candidates working on the CiLCA portfolio and anyone who is thinking about signing up and would like more information.  We welcome qualified clerks to these sessions.

Please register if you would like to attend.

28
Jun
2018

Thu 28 Jun 2018 5:00 pm
Elizabeth House
Elizabeth House
Church Street
Open to all councils from Stratford District £35
Planning - Neighbourhood Plans

stratford dcThis event is being run by Stratford District Council and is open to Parish and Town Councillors & Clerks from the Stratford on Avon District area.

5pm - 7pm at the Council Chamber, Elizabeth House, Stratford upon Avon

£35.00
28
Jun
2018

Thu 28 Jun 2018 7:00 pm
Wolston Parish Council
Wolston Parish Council
2 Main St, Wolston, Coventry CV8 3HJ, UK
Open to all councils from Rugby Borough
Rugby Area Committee

WALC would like to see the Rugby Area Committee resurrected and to that end we are proposing a meeting be held on June 28th between 7 pm and 9 pm

29
Jun
2018

Fri 29 Jun 2018 9:30 am -12:30 pm
WCAVA event
03
Jul
2018

Tue 3 Jul 2018 10:00 am -12:30 pm
WCAVA event

This half day course is designed for voluntary and community organisations that are new to impact practice or would like to review how they measure and communicate the changes they make.

05
Jul
2018

Thu 5 Jul 2018 9:30 am -4:00 pm
External event

A NEW and EXCITING one day event. Launch yourself to the Next Level.
The Level 6 students pioneering the Community Governance Degree are proud to host an informative and educational conference for forward thinking clerks.

07
Jul
2018

Sat 7 Jul 2018 9:30 am
Curdworth Village Hall
Curdworth Village Hall
Coleshill Road, Curdworth, North Warwickshire, B76 9HH
£30 to members
Councillor & Clerk Induction - part 2

This session will be led by Kim Bedford and is aimed at both Clerks and Councillors. While it is logical that Part One is taken before this session it is not essential as there is no overlap between the two courses

This session concentrates on Finance, Planning and Community

32
10
Jul
2018

Tue 10 Jul 2018 9:30 am
Mancetter Memorial Hall
Mancetter Memorial Hall
Old Farm Road
£15 for member clerks
Clerk's Toolkit: Effective Communication

Clerk’s Training Programme – “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role

This session will focus on communicating effectively in a variety of ways; via notice boards, websites, social media, newsletters, meetings and the Annual Parish Meeting and will also cover events planning  and management.

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

7
12
Jul
2018

Thu 12 Jul 2018 5:00 pm
Elizabeth House
Elizabeth House
Church Street
Open to all councils from Stratford District £35
Influencing People Skills

stratford dcThis event is being run by Stratford District Council and is open to Parish and Town Councillors & Clerks from the Stratford on Avon District area.

5pm - 7pm at the Council Chamber, Elizabeth House, Stratford upon Avon

£35.00
12
Jul
2018

Thu 12 Jul 2018 7:30 pm
Meriden Parish Council Offices
Open to all councils from Solihull Area
Solihull Area Committee & AGM
18
Jul
2018

Wed 18 Jul 2018 9:30 am
WALC Offices
WALC Offices
Warwick University Wellesbourne Campus (HRI)
Free to training scheme subscribers
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 3&4

Open to any candidates registered on the Training Package to complete the CiLCA portfolio whose council is a member of the Association.

The event will run from 9.30 am - 1:30 pm

This session will focus upon units 3 & 4 of the portfolio

  • Unit 3: Finance for Local Councils 
  • Unit 4: Management for Local Councils

More details on the CiLCA qualification

19
Jul
2018

Thu 19 Jul 2018 5:00 pm
Elizabeth House
Elizabeth House
Church Street
Open to all councils from Stratford District £35
Planning Training – Development in the Green Belt

stratford dcThis event is being run by Stratford District Council and is open to Parish and Town Councillors & Clerks from the Stratford on Avon District area.

If its something that gets local residents fired-up, it’s the Green Belt and proposed development on it!

Come along and get the latest information on this subject.

5pm - 7pm at the Council Chamber, Elizabeth House, Stratford upon Avon

£35.00 14
24
Jul
2018

Tue 24 Jul 2018 6:00 pm
Elizabeth House
Elizabeth House
Church Street
Open to all councils from Stratford District
Stratford WALC Liaison Meeting

An Invitation to Meet Your Warwickshire Association Representatives and Fellow Clerks At The WALC Parish And Town Council Liaison Meeting For Those Parishes in The Stratford Area

and

A presentation on gypsy and traveller policy

03
Sep
2018

Mon 3 Sep 2018 7:00 pm
Open to all councils from North Warwickshire Area
North Warwickshire Area Committee of Parish Councils

To: All Clerks of North Warwickshire Parish Councils.  You are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of the Committee to be held on Monday 3 September 2018 commencing 7.00 for 7.30 p.m. start.

 

11
Sep
2018

Tue 11 Sep 2018 9:30 am
Royal Leamington Spa Town Council
Royal Leamington Spa Town Council
Parade, Leamington Spa CV32, UK
£15 for member clerks
Clerk's Toolkit - From Bookkeeping to Budgets

Clerk’s Training Programme – “Bite-Sized” sessions covering all the basics of the clerk’s role

This session will concentrate on finance administration including including book-keeping, spreadsheets, local council accounting software, payment of invoices & petty cash

Attend 5 toolkit events and get the 6th for free

15