• Blog: Doing the right thing… August 28, 2014
    It’s hard, for me at least, to believe that the Locality Convention is again fast approaching. This year we’re in the sumptuous surroundings of Cardiff City Hall, “the centrepiece of one of the world’s finest civic centres, an area of impressive buildings, landscaped gardens and broad tree-lined avenues” (according to the Council’s promotional brochure). I [
  • Job: Full time Administrative Assistant August 26, 2014
    An immediate vacancy for an administrative assistant to provide general administrative services, with a focus on IT infrastructure and Finance. The administrative team cover all areas of the Swarthmore Education Centre, including reception, room hire, timetabling and exams, as well as providing administrative support to the management team and tutors. The ad
  • Event: Social Incubator North – Network and Training Day August 26, 2014
    As part of the support offer for participants of the Social Incubator North programme, Locality is offering a face-to-face workshop in addition to the online webinars, as both an introduction to the key concepts of the course (for round 3) and a chance to discuss business model and financial information in more detail (for rounds […]
  • Member: Arkwright Meadows Community Gardens August 26, 2014
  • Event: BRICK Conference, Leeds August 26, 2014
    The Prince’s Regeneration Trust’s first ever BRICK conference, Investment, creativity & partnerships: The future of heritage regeneration projects, will take place on 23 September 2014 at The Carriageworks Theatre in Leeds. The event will feature talks, panel discussions, breakout sessions and networking opportunities. Delegates can also expect an introd
  • Job: Chief Executive August 26, 2014
    Law for Life: The Foundation for Public Legal Education is recruiting a chief executive. Law for Life is a young and fast-growing independent charity, established to ensure that everyone can acquire the knowledge, confidence and practical skills they need to deal with the law in the course of their lives. At a crucial phase of […]
  • Member: Adrenaline Alley August 26, 2014
  • Job: Non-Executive Director August 26, 2014
    The Social Investment Business are seeking to recruit an additional board member with significant experience of leading a charity or social enterprise; ideally one which they have previously invested in. The Social Investment Business (SIB) is one of the largest social investment organisations in the UK. Over the past decade they have helped more than 1,300
  • Member: Muslim Khatri Association August 26, 2014
  • News: Community enterprise roadshow comes to Leeds August 26, 2014
    The Power to Change Roadshow arrives in Leeds on Friday 5 September 2014 to offer support and inspiration to people with a desire to make a positive change in their local community. Whether it’s setting up a community business that creates job opportunities for local people and reinvests profits back into the local area, or […]

How NP Examiners Work (Video)

A couple of interesting video interviews of Nigel McGurk who was the Examiner of both the Tattenhall and Thame Neighbourhood Plans and has been selected for Broughton Astley.

In the first interview he describes the process of Examiner selection

The second interview features what he expects to see in a Neighbourhood Plan.