Partners

Civic Voice has developed exciting partnerships with a variety of partners, which bring benefits to civic societies and their members when they join Civic Voice.

Bircham Dyson Bell

Bircham Dyson Bell

BDB is a multi-disciplinary UK law firm advising private companies, public sector bodies, not-for-profit organisations and individuals. They provide public affairs expertise to Civic Voice and invite us to a variety of their events. 

CPRE

CPRE
CPRE (Campaign for Protection of Rural England) campaign for green cities set in thriving countryside, and for city and countryside to work together in a sustainable way.

Farrells

Farrells

Farrells are internationally recognised architect planners. They have designed award-winning buildings and masterplans throughout the world for over half a century. Their specialism is high quality, mixed-use urban complexes, often based around transport interchanges. They are responsive, imaginative and skilled in design and have a passion for environmental sustainability, using resources wisely and creating resilient communities. They are proud sponsors of our Civic Voice Design Awards with Max Farrell the chair of the judging panel. 

IHBC

IHBC
(Institute of Historic Building Conservation) is the UK’s professional body for historic environment conservation specialists. Members work to secure historic places, buildings, sites or areas that we value.

JTP Architects

JTP Architects
John Thompson & Partners is an architectural and masterplanning practice. We use collaborative techniques pioneered and honed over two decades to build shared visions for our projects with the very people who will go on to use them.

Lockton

Lockton

Member civic societies are able to benefit from a choice of insurance packages which have been specially designed for civic society activities – Society Basic and Society Broad. These are provided by Lockton Insurance and there are options to take out trustee liability and professional indemnity insurance.

Read more here

Marsh Christian Trust

Marsh Christian Trust

The Marsh Christian Trust was established in 1981 and has two main areas of work; grant-making and the Marsh Awards. The Marsh Awards are in partnership with Civic Voice and are presented each year at the Civic Voice Annual Convention. Read more here. 

NALC

NALC
(National Association of Local Councils) represents the interests of town and parish councils in England – a total of around 8,500 councils. We often exhibit and organise events with NALC to publicise some of our campaigns. 

NCVO

NCVO

Civic Voice has a partnership with NCVO the largest umbrella body for the voluntary and community sector in England. Every group taking out full membership of Civic Voice benefits from free community membership of NCVO. This provides access to a range of services and advice on organisational, legal, fundraising and IT issues which complement the more specialist support provided by Civic Voice. More details on the benefits of this relationship for you are available here.

Parliamentary Outreach

Parliamentary Outreach

Parliamentary Outreach organise a range of lectures, training sessions, workshops and other events about how Parliament works. Civic Voice partner with Parliamentary Outreach to deliver our Smarter Campaigning Workshops around the country. 

PRIAN

PRIAN

Public Realm Information & Advice Network (PRIAN) is a not for profit organisation supporting individuals, professional bodies and government in improving the public realm.

The Prince's Foundation

The Prince's Foundation
The Prince's Foundation teaches and demonstrates sustainable development. They place community engagement at the heart of their work, which is with everyone from local residents’ groups to governments. We have been proud supporters of the Beauty in My Backyard (BIMBY) project and have introduced the BIMBY toolkit to our members. 

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