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Email Issues Resolved

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/28/2022 - 10:12

The LRALC office is receiving emails again as normal. The issue was with the server identifying a high level of outgoing emails as suspicious. There was no security breach.

IMPORTANT - LRALC Office Email Down

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Tue, 07/26/2022 - 12:21

As of 12.15pm Tuesday 26th July the LRALC office email ( is inaccessible. We are investigating the reason for this and will update here when we have resolved the issue, or identified the problem.

If you receive any email...

Will Your Council Take The Civility & Respect Pledge?

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2022 - 19:35

Civility and respect should be at the heart of public life, and good governance is fundamental to ensuring an effective and well-functioning democracy at all levels.

The intimidation, abuse, bullying and harassment of councillors, clerks and council staff,...

Materials and recording from Leicestershire Parish Conference 4th July 2022

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Fri, 07/08/2022 - 10:54

All resources from this event can now be found online, here.

Joint LRALC & Leics County Council Parish Conference Underway

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/04/2022 - 18:29

The first face to face annual joint LRALC & Leics County Parish Conference for 3 years is underway! It is also the first hybrid conference we've run, meeting the challenges of the new world we live in. We have had over 100 delegates book to attend in person....

REMINDER - Sub £25,000 turnover councils - annual data sets due

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Mon, 06/20/2022 - 16:42

A reminder to all small (sub £25,000 turnover) parish councils that the deadline to publish the annual data sets required by law is rapidly approaching.

The statutory deadline is 1st July each year and the following items must all be published on a website:...

The role of the public at council meetings

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 11:37

We often get queries from members of the public and councillors alike regarding the role and powers of members of the public in parish council meetings.

We are asked "how does a member of the public propose an amendment to the minutes", "how does a member of...

Office Closed For Board Meeting - Monday 13th June 2022

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Mon, 06/13/2022 - 09:54

The office will be closed today due to staff leave and the June meeting of the LRALC Board. We will respond to any emails or phone messages by Tuesday 14th June.

Leicestershire Annual Parish Liaison Event – Monday 4th July 2022

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 11:21

LRALC and LCC would like to invite Leicestershire parishes to this year's Annual Parish Liaison Event which will take place on the evening of Monday 4th July 2022 at County Hall, Glenfield.

The event will begin with a Market Place of LCC service departments...

NEW TRAINING COURSE: 7th June - Building a two-way conversation with the wider community

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/09/2022 - 12:17

LRALC have arranged to offer a new series of training courses in an area of increasing demand, namely Community Engagement, Consultation, and Involvement.

As parish and town councils increase their sphere of influence, control, and service delivery (not to...

Top tip – Election of Chairman and Annual Parish Council Meetings

Rutland and Leicestershire BBC News Feed - Sun, 05/08/2022 - 16:05

By the end of this month every Parish Council should have held their Annual Parish Council Meeting, and the Chairman of the Parish Council should have called the Annual Parish Meeting (which must be held by 1st June each year).

LRALC is aware from some of the...

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