/Search: Localism Act

Order:  Date  /  Relavence
Community assets really need...
July 11, 2014

on the door step. Such community assets are important and should be cherished. The Localism Act 2011 introduced a legal requirement for local authorities to list public and private assets of . When the Localism Act came into force Lancaster City Council asked local people to nominate assets of community value in our District. According to the LCC website there has been one asset listed so far

All related news

Mountain Sale Battle Heading For The Courts
July 13, 2014
;1.75m guide price, which led to them being outbid by an unnamed private buyer. Last week, the group persuaded Eden District Council to list the mountain under the Localism Act which gives communities six help pay a tax bill following the death of his father, the seventh Earl of Lonsdale, was not available for interview. But his agents, H&H Land and Property, said a provision...
All related news
Calendar girls rally round to re-open Devon village pub
July 11, 2014
the pub, a model which is becoming ever more popular in the UK. Another local Lizzie Jones, added: “The pub has recently been listed as an asset of community value under the localism act by
All related news
Supporters win right to buy Posh stadium
July 10, 2014
next five years, the trust would have to be notified and has a right to bid. The right to have public facilities declared as ACVs is a feature of the Localism Act 2011. Barry Bennett, chairman of the
All related news
North Somerset Council:...
July 17, 2014

save the authority £900,000 a year over its duration. As part of the Localism Act, more and more cash-strapped local authorities are urging residents and town and parish councils to take

All related news

What do you think of Neighbourhood Plans?
December 28, 2013
are a key constituent of the Government’s Localism Act - but what will they achieve and are their inherent dangers? The County Times will be investigating the issue over the coming months as more and
All related news
Mayor of London lays bricks for homes on Catford's former dog...
July 16, 2014
recession stalled original plans to redevelop the land in 2010, Boris Johnson seized control of the disused land under the Localism Act 2011 and secured a deal with Barratt London. Mayor of London
All related news
Forum could become formal planning group
February 25, 2014
will become known as a Neighbourhood Forum. The group will be able to put together a neighbourhood plan which is a formal plan under the Localism Act and, once approved, would be used alongside the
All related news
Horsham’s Capitol Theatre accepted as asset of community value
December 03, 2013
, accepted by Horsham District Council this week. Under the Localism Act any building nominated as an asset of community value gives groups the opportunity to bid for the property if the landowner decides
All related news
Fears over Sunderland Council services sell-off
April 26, 2013
by Sunderland City Council’s cabinet as they were legally obliged to by the Coalition Government’s Localism Act. It means any bid -or "expression of interest" -that meets the Act’s criteria, will said: "The track record of the Localism Act is not good. It seems to have been a knee-jerk reaction to things, and it’s far from clear what benefits there are from it....
All related news
1 2 3 4 5 Next >