Big Society and the role of parish & town councils - NALC/CLG Ideas Exchange

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Presentation by Libby Bateman, Upper Eden Cpommunity Plan and David Graham, Lyvennet Community Trust to NALC/CLG Ideas Exchange on 10 June 2011

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Big Society and the role of parish & town councils - NALC/CLG Ideas Exchange

  1. 1. Big Society Role of Parish & Town Councils 10 June 2011
  2. 2. Parish Council Role <ul><li>Community Planning </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Priorities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Catalyst </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Involvement / driver </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Community consultation and engagement </li></ul><ul><li>Community ownership </li></ul><ul><li>Community delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Community trust </li></ul>
  3. 3. Eden Valley Vanguard Projects <ul><li>Neighbourhood Planning </li></ul><ul><li>Renewable Energy – AD / Hydro / PV/ Wind </li></ul><ul><li>Affordable Housing </li></ul><ul><li>Broadband Delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Footpath & Cycleway Development </li></ul><ul><li>Neighbourhood Planning </li></ul><ul><li>Community Ownership of Facilities. </li></ul><ul><li>Delivery of Services </li></ul>
  4. 4. Why Local Delivery ? <ul><li>Knowledge of local issues </li></ul><ul><li>Communication </li></ul><ul><li>Local ownership & participation </li></ul><ul><li>Tailored services </li></ul><ul><li>Flexibility of approach </li></ul><ul><li>Delivery savings </li></ul><ul><li>Value for money </li></ul>
  5. 5. Barriers <ul><li>Legislation </li></ul><ul><li>Departmental silos and inflexibility </li></ul><ul><li>Community confidence and inspiration </li></ul><ul><li>County / District engagement </li></ul><ul><li>Prohibitive contracts </li></ul><ul><li>Over prescriptive processes </li></ul><ul><li>Flexible support network </li></ul>
  6. 6. Upper Eden
  7. 7. Lyvennet
  8. 8. Contacts Upper Eden Community Plan – Libby Bateman [email_address] www.uecp.org.uk 07759665233 Lyvennet - David Graham Chair – Lyvennet Community Trust + Pub [email_address] www.lyvennetcommunitytrust.org 07825 148 853

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