Judges' ruling on CRB checks and what this means for your
PTA-UK gives reassurance on latest CRB ruling
30 Jan 2013
Gift Aid changes reminder
PTA-UK is reminding PTAs that the changes announced last year to
Gift Aid declaration forms have now come into effect.
28 Jan 2013
Government red tape cut back will help PTAs (England and Wales
PTA-UK has welcomed the announcement by the Government of its
plans to cut unnecessary regulation of community events which will
reduce red tape and costs for PTAs. It is expected changes
will be phased in over the next 18 months.
28 Jan 2013
Charity Commission action on charity trustees with IVAs
The Charity Commission for England and Wales will soon be
writing to any charity trustees with an individual voluntary
arrangement (IVA) to tell them that they do not qualify to hold a
trustee position and to ask them to step down with immediate
effect. PTA-UK has learned that this includes a number of PTA
28 Jan 2013
Book your place quick for the first ever PTA-UK National
Spaces at the first ever PTA-UK National Event are filling up
fast so book your
place today to make sure that you don't miss out.
27 Jan 2013
PTA-UK Supplier directory competition
Make a recommendation by the 31st March 2013 to be entered into
a prize draw to win £100 worth of plates and/or water bottles
courtesy of Polka Dot Plates, one of our valued suppliers.
25 Jan 2013
The PTA-UK Workshop Programme 2013
The programme has been announced for the next this term's PTA-UK
workshops. Workshops are run by a talented team of local Advisers
who have a wide and detailed knowledge of PTAs.
24 Jan 2013
Flip your way to Pancake Day
With Pancake Day just around the corner on Tuesday 12 February
2013, it's time to think about potential PTA activities.
21 Jan 2013
National Storytelling Week
Children's imaginations are fertile ground; you can take a trip
to foreign lands or even leave the planet. It has been proven that
childhood reading in early years is of great importance to
19 Jan 2013
Chinese New Year
Red envelopes with money, fireworks, outdoor markets, food
stalls, dragon boat races and parades are all part of the
celebrations which will take place for Chinese New Year. Has your
PTA thought about an event based on these
18 Jan 2013
New website information sheet
We are living in a digital age with half a billion websites
active on the internet. To help you navigate this digital minefield
we have created a new PTA-UK information
16 Jan 2013
PTA Magazine: January edition is out
15 Jan 2013
We have an app!
If you were lucky enough to get a tablet, smart phone or any
other gadget for Christmas we have a great freebie for you.
10 Jan 2013
Recycling Christmas Cards
Christmas is over and the tree is down but there is the question
what to do with all of the cards?
06 Jan 2013