The new UK Digital Strategy will focus on six key areas and will see the government commit to rolling out 'world class' infrastructure around the country to allow the UK to harness the power of data.
Chris Philp MP, Minister for Tech and the Digital Economy, (pictured) said: "Digital technology has transformed our lives and will continue to do so. The UK's economic future, jobs, wage levels, prosperity,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Jun 2022 17:15 by Admin Team
Jackie Weaver (Chief Officer of Cheshire Association of Local Councils), stars in a new video as part of the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) #MakeAChange campaign to get more people involved in their local (parish and town) councils.
You can see the video here.
The campaign encourages people from all backgrounds and experiences to get involved with their local council and consider putting... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 21 Apr 2022 11:20 by Admin Team
We're delighted to announce that @CkParish Charlton Kings Parish Council have achieved the Quality Gold Status on the Local Council Award Scheme (LCAS). A big CONGRATULATIONS!
Many of our customers have started their LCAS journey with several already having reached the coveted 'Gold' status.
2commune's website is called UK Local Councils (UKLC) and is designed from the ground up by clerks for clerks.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 10 Feb 2022 09:15 by Admin Team
The UK data protection regulator the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has a new chief executive.
John Edwards starts his five-year term today, having held an equivalent position as Privacy Commissioner in New Zealand for the past eight years. He takes over from Elizabeth Denham, who occupied the position until the end of last year.
The new Information Commissioner starts his job with a full in-tray.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Jan 2022 13:30 by Admin Team
Well we've got our tree up at the office and we were starting to get in the festive mood. Unfortunately now we've all been told to work from home again!
It's certainly been another strange year and it could still get stranger. We've missed seeing you all. Hopefully things will be a bit more normal in 2022 and we'll be able to get out and about again but we're not counting on it.
As we head to the end... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 10 Dec 2021 17:45 by Admin Team
Most of you have only just got your websites to comply with the new accessibility regulation. Did you know that there is a new standard on the way?
The second update of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) since 2018 was expected to be published in November 2020, but has since been pushed to summer 2021.
Posted: Wed, 10 Feb 2021 16:00 by Admin Team
Congratulations to Phillip Woodward and the team of Councillors at Pilsley Parish Council @PilsleyPC @DerbyshireALC.
The Parish Council has taken a further big step along the road of demonstrating the quality of the work it carries out and the way it conducts its business by receiving the Quality Council Award from the National Association of Local Councils (NALC).
The Quality Council Award is the second... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 15:00 by Admin Team
We hope that you are all working safely at home.
The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has put together some useful advice on preparing your organisation for the increase in home working.
They have recently produced an article on home working which includes advice on spotting coronavirus (COVID-19) scam emails.
Posted: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 12:25 by Admin Team
Having recently launched Yorkshire Local Councils Associations new website we are keen to roll out UKLC (UK Local Councils) technology to Parish and Town Councils across Yorkshire.
We're working in partnership with YLCA to deliver a series of workshops across North, South and West Yorkshire. Course dates can be found on our Training and Events Calendar.
Why not join us on one of the days to learn how... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 09:00 by Admin Team
It's been another busy and exciting year here at 2commune.
We launched our new responsive template earlier this year. The first website to go live with the new template was 2commune (we always practice what we preach).
This year, we have established an office in the north to be closer to the rapidly growing customer base in the northern areas. This seasonal picture was taken in York where the new office... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 16:00 by Admin Team