These events are being run by outside bodies, please follow the links or registration button for more details and to contact the organisers.

Subcategories

NALC 19 Events

14
Jul
2014

WORKING TOGETHER FOR THE COMMUNITIES AND PEOPLE OF WARWICKSHIRE

Mon 14 Jul 2014 7:00 pm -9:00 pm
Free

The County Council is inviting all parishes to an Open Dialogue Evening to hear their views, please register your attendance below.  If the demand is such attendance may be limited to two representatives per council only.

Registration is now closed

01
Oct
2015

Sustainable Energy & Neighbourhood Planning

Thu 1 Oct 2015
Free
This event is being run by Warwick District Council

The workshop will be led by Harriet Sansom and Dan Stone from the Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE), and its overall aim is to help you to look at the potential for addressing sustainable energy through your neighbourhood plan, in order to increase local resilience, reduce carbon emissions and capture community benefits.

14
Nov
2015

Our Rugby, Our Future (drop in)

Sat 14 Nov 2015 10:00 am
Free

You are invited to join Warwickshire Community and Voluntary Action at our partnership event in collaboration with Warwickshire County Council, Rugby Borough Council, Warwickshire College and Rugby FM. Our Rugby, Our Future will provide lots of opportunities for everyone (children, young people and adults) to have their say on what they see as the biggest opportunities and challenges facing the borough of Rugby over the next few years. It is also a celebration of Rugby.

05
Mar
2016

WRCC Village Halls and Community Buildings Event

Sat 5 Mar 2016 10:00 am
Free
WRCC Village Halls and Community Buildings Event

In November 2013 WRCC held an event for people involved in village halls and community buildings, with workshops and information on issues that affect them.

The event was very popular and we’ve agreed to organise another one on Saturday morning, 5 March 2016 at Binley Woods Village Hall.

16
Mar
2016

South Midlands Neighbourhood Plan Roadshow

Wed 16 Mar 2016 10:00 am
Free

An event for Town & Parish Councils in Oxfordshire, Warwickshire & Northamptonshire.

Venue: Chesterton Community Centre (Near Bicester)

10am - 2.30pm

27
Apr
2016

Planning for Real Training Course

Wed 27 Apr 2016 - Thu 28 Apr 2016
Free

A new opportunity to be trained in Planning for Real®

Two day course in Birmingham

Places cost just £400 Plus VAT per person (excludes accommodation)

WALC have no affiliation with this course, please do not contact WALC regarding this course.

11
Jun
2016

Planning briefing - postponed

Sat 11 Jun 2016 10:00 am
Free
Planning briefing - postponed

Due to low numbers this event has been postponed and will be held on Friday 2 December 2016.

The content will be the same as the course running in Stratford District on 5 November 2016 & North Warwickshire on 2 December 2016.

31
Jan
2017

Dementia in North Warwickshire

Tue 31 Jan 2017 10:00 am
Free

Could you/your organisation support your community?

Warwickshire County Council and North Warwickshire Borough Council are asking for the help of the local population to support their communities, and would like to invite you along to a event to find out more about how you and your organisations can get involved and sup-port this imitative.

14
Feb
2017

Dementia Awareness

Tue 14 Feb 2017 3:30 pm
free to attend
Dementia Awareness

Gain increased understanding of the impact of Dementia on our society, how it affects behaviour of those you love and everyones lives.

The training will be provided by Ratcliffe Consultancy. 

Two sessions are being run, book either for 3.30pm-6pm or 6.30pm-9.30pm

 

Registration is now closed

18
Oct
2017

Promoting Your Organisation on Social Media

Wed 18 Oct 2017 10:00 am
£29 per person
Promoting Your Organisation on Social Media

wcava 270x200

In partnership with Warwickshire CAVA, Green Pepper Consulting will deliver this workshop about how to use social media more effectively in order to promote your organisation’s aims and activities. It is for anyone who uses social media on behalf of their voluntary, community, social enterprise or other third sector organisation, but has no marketing background.

 

Registration is now closed

30
Oct
2017

NALC Annual Conference and Exhibition 2017

Mon 30 Oct 2017 12:30 pm - Tue 31 Oct 2017 5:00 pm
Free
NALC Annual Conference and Exhibition 2017

NALC’s Annual Conference and Exhibition 2017 is an essential event for councillors, council officers, county association members and officers as local councils join with other parts of the public sector, private sector and voluntary sector to discuss the key policy issues of the moment.

Visit the NALC Website for more information

Registration is now closed

07
Nov
2017

Safeguarding Awareness Workshop

Tue 7 Nov 2017 6:00 pm
Free
Safeguarding Awareness Workshop

wcava 270x200

To ensure that safeguarding and safe practice is understood and embedded within voluntary and community sector organisations and groups.

This event is being run by WCAVA, please direct any queries to

 

Registration is now closed

08
Nov
2017

The Governance Game

Wed 8 Nov 2017 9:30 am
From £75.00
The Governance Game

wcava 270x200

A full day workshop suitable for Trustees/Committee Members/Directors of Charities, Voluntary and Community Groups and Parish Councils wanting to strengthen their Governance procedures in light of the new Governance Code and national requirements.

 This event is being run by WCAVA, please direct any queries to

Registration is now closed

21
Nov
2017

Flood Risk Management

Tue 21 Nov 2017 7:00 pm
Free Event in Warwickshire
Flood Risk Management

wcc logoWarwickshire County Council's Flood Risk Management Team invite all Flood Wardens and Flood Champions to attend a Flood Groups Networking Event at Long Itchington on Tuesday 21st November 2017, between 19:00 - 21:30. 

22
Nov
2017

Gypsy and Traveller Awareness

Wed 22 Nov 2017
Free
Gypsy and Traveller Awareness

wcc logoWarwickshire County Council are running 2 Gypsy and Traveller Awareness sessions from Claire Graham of Leedsgate in Warwick on 22nd November 2017,

10.00am - 1.00pm or 2.00pm - 5.00pm

This event is being run by Warwickshire County Council, please direct all enquiries to

29
Nov
2017

Safeguarding training

Wed 29 Nov 2017
£10.00
Safeguarding training

WSCBLifespace are hosting 2 half day foundation safeguarding training sessions (attendees only need to attend one) presented by Warwickshire Safeguarding Children’s Board on Wednesday, 29th November 2017 at either 9.00am-1.00pm or 1.30pm-5.30pm at The Barn, Waterloo Road, Bidford on Avon B50 4JN.

Registration is now closed

13
Dec
2017

NALC Larger Councils Conference

Wed 13 Dec 2017 9:00 am
.
NALC Larger Councils Conference

The important themes for this one-day event will centre on local economic development, community led housing and planning, accessing funds and grants and the well being of communities.

If your council represents 6000 or more residents you will definitely want to attend, and if you’re getting close to this size, you should begin thinking about the issues to be discussed at this conference.

Registration is now closed

11
Jan
2018

Transparency Fund Networking Event

Thu 11 Jan 2018 11:30 am
Free event
Transparency Fund Networking Event

Transparency Fund Networking Event - Help your council comply with the Transparency Code

Applications must be received by WALC no later than Wednesday 7th February 2018. This is an opportunity to gain advice from representatives from both WALC and NALC on applying for grants from the fund, meet representatives from other councils and share best practice.

Registration is now closed

20
Jan
2018

Rugby Dementia Support: Understanding Dementia

Sat 20 Jan 2018 10:00 am
£5.00 per person
Rugby Dementia Support: Understanding Dementia

During these sessions (which are open to everyone) we think about what physical changes may be behind the experience of dementia.

Please note this event is not being run by WALC and is not specifically directed at local councils

23
Jan
2018

External Auditor training webinar

Tue 23 Jan 2018 11:00 am
Interactive webinar
External Auditor training webinar

In order to reach as wide an audience as possible, PKF Littlejohn are running an interactive webinar on Tuesday 23rd January at 11am – 12.30pm.

Please note this event is not being run by WALC

24
Jan
2018

Power to the People

Wed 24 Jan 2018 5:30 pm
Free community event
Power to the People

Power to the People at Stratford Town Hall - Heart of England Community Energy

We want to bring our solar farms near Stratford-upon-Avon into community ownership.

Speakers
  • Welcome from Victoria Alcock, Mayor of Stratford-on-Avon
  • Dr Robert Rabinowitz, Head of Generation, Mongoose Energy

Please note this event is not being run by WALC and is not specifically directed at local councils

Registration is now closed

25
Jan
2018

Village Halls Networking Lunch

Thu 25 Jan 2018 12:00 pm
Free networking lunch
Village Halls Networking Lunch

Committee members are welcome to join WRCC for lunch and you can find out more about topics including funding, planning a village hall rebuild and volunteering.  Meet other hall representatives and share your ideas and experiences! 

wrcc halls

03
Feb
2018

FREE CPR and AED Awareness Sessions

Sat 3 Feb 2018 10:00 am
Free
FREE CPR and AED Awareness Sessions

Stratford Ambulance Association will be running six free CPR and AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) awareness sessions open to all from the Stratford District area

Please note this event is not being run by WALC and is not specifically directed at local councils

06
Feb
2018

WPD Stakeholder Workshop

Tue 6 Feb 2018 9:30 am
Free Event
WPD Stakeholder Workshop

The workshops will provide an opportunity for you to critically evaluate how Western Power Distribution's are performing, as well as to tell us your priorities for the future.

We would love to get a good turnout from Parish and Town Councillors.

Please note this event is not being run by WALC

Registration is now closed

07
Feb
2018

Getting ready for GDPR

Wed 7 Feb 2018 10:00 am
£50 to WCACA and WALC members
Getting ready for GDPR

Getting ready for GDPR - an interactive session with Paula Tighe Data Protection specialist at Wright Hassall Solicitors which will help you think about the practical realities of the new regulations.

Please note this event is not being run by WALC and is not specifically directed at local councils

28
Feb
2018

'What's working well with community engagement'

Wed 28 Feb 2018
Free
'What's working well with community engagement'

Date for your diary: Community Action Network (CAN) Stratford District
Wednesday, 28th February 2018
Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ

Please note this event is not being run by WALC and is not specifically directed at local councils

20
Mar
2018

How to Write Minutes That Get Results

Tue 20 Mar 2018
£55.00 per delegate
How to Write Minutes That Get Results
Taking minutes not hours at meetings

This workshop will give participants tips and techniques to help them to write effective:

  • agendas before meetings
  • notes during meetings
  • minutes after meetings

Please note this event is not being run by WALC and is not specifically directed at local councils

08
May
2018

Community Circles Workshop

Tue 8 May 2018 10:30 am -2:30 pm
WCAVA event

Circles help people to be happier, healthier and more connected with the support of those around them. They can be used in a wide range of circumstances – from an individual family wanting to support one of its members better, through to large service provider organisations.

Registration is now closed

22
May
2018

Voluntary Action North Funding Event

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

Registration is now closed

31
May
2018

An Introduction to Impact Practice

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.

Registration is now closed

05
Jun
2018

'Maintenance of Watercourses'

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.

13
Jun
2018

Community Forum for Warwick Rural East

Wed 13 Jun 2018 7:00 pm
Free
Community Forum for Warwick Rural East

Please note that the next Warwick Rural East Community Forum will be held on Wednesday 13th June 2018. It will be held in Eathorpe Village Hall (Main Street, Eathorpe, CV33 9DE).

There will be an informal drop-in session from 7pm, and the meeting will commence at 7:30pm. 

14
Jun
2018

Section 106 agreements & the Community Infrastructure Levy

Thu 14 Jun 2018 1:00 pm -4:00 pm
£35 to member councils
Section 106 agreements & the Community Infrastructure Levy

This is a practical session for Parish/Town Councillors covering the existing Section 106 agreements regime and providing an introduction to the emerging replacement system of the Community Infrastructure Levy.

This event is being run by LRALC Ltd

Registration is now closed

16
Jun
2018

Love Instead of Hate Conference

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

19
Jun
2018

Earl Craven Community Forum

Tue 19 Jun 2018 7:00 pm
Open to Rugby Borough
Earl Craven Community Forum

Drop in, a chance for you to have an informal chat with:

  • Your Safer Neighbourhood Team (Police)
  • County & Borough Councillors and Officers
29
Jun
2018

Safeguarding Awareness

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

Registration is now closed

02
Jul
2018

Crowdfunding Workshop

Mon 2 Jul 2018 6:30 pm -8:00 pm
Free event
Crowdfunding Workshop

Learn how to raise funds for your project in an innovative way!

Registration is now closed

03
Jul
2018

An Introduction to Impact Practice

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.

Registration is now closed

04
Jul
2018

Provider Marketplace & Jobs Fair

Wed 4 Jul 2018 10:00 am -12:30 pm
FREE event in Rugby Borough
Provider Marketplace & Jobs Fair

Come along to this great event and find out about the range of support available across Rugby. Over 30 organisations will be in attendance plus a range of employers who are currently recruiting in your area! Employers include Tesco, 24/7, Pertemps, Eden Futures, and Lotus Care.

05
Jul
2018

The Next Level Event

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.

Registration is now closed

16
Aug
2018

Springfield Mind - The Green Wellbeing Picnic

Thu 16 Aug 2018 12:00 pm
Free
Springfield Mind - The Green Wellbeing Picnic

Enjoy a day in a green space dedicated to wellbeing and connect with nature to nurture your soul.