Latest News from CAPALC

CAPALC will be hosting a stand at the Local Council Conference on Friday 23rd November, at the Marriott Hotel, Huntingdon. Why not stop by for a chat and pick up a copy of our latest bulletin.

Become a Member

Membership is open to Town, Parish or Community Councils or Parish Meetings. Being a Member gives your Councillors and Clerk direct access to a range of expert advice, support and services specifically for the Parish sector.  For further information about joining your County Association please email

Share the Vision Shape the Future

 Our annual Clerks and Councillors catch up day - Share the Vision, Shape the Future was held at Hemingford Abbots Village Hall on Friday 29th June. The event was well attended with representatives from councils across the county. 

Speakers included Henry Clark, Jonathan Owen Chief Executive of NALC, Sandy Gilchrist, Denis Payne, Ross Bullard (Came and Company) and David Symes and Jon Cousins rom The Company of Community Organisers and Ian Dewar.  

Conference Feedback

"I left the conference feeling very inspired and motivated to get round the village to ask what people want rather than getting people to fill in forms". 

"I felt better equipped to deal with some of the issues covered". 

"Very motivated to put into practice some of the tips etc. Encouraged that we are on the right track re GDPR". 

"Thanks for a brilliant day today one and all.  Got a lot out of it".

Next year's event will be held on Friday 28th June 2019 - watch this space for further information! 


Share the Vision Shape the Future Training Presentations


Financial Assistance to the Church

Click on the link below to read the most up to date information from NALC about parish/town councils considering offering financial assistance to the church

Financial Assistance to the Church

Ouse Washes Newsletter

The latest Ouse Washes Newsletter is available to read here.


I hope that you find it interesting and feel free to pass it on to anyone you who will find it useful.


We have 2 Public drop in dates to showcase the work completed to date and the plans for next season.


Earith at Rectors Hall

5 December 4.30pm - 7.30pm


Welney at The Lamb & Flag

6 December 3.30pm - 6.30pm


If you have any questions or queries, please do not hesitate to contact me.


Happy Reading!!


Kind Regards




Monica Stonham

Public Liaison Officer



Ouse Washes Section 10 Works

on behalf of the Environment Agency

Tel - 07534 457348