Many employees volunteer in their spare time. Charities, community organisations and local groups all benefit from the goodwill of hundreds of individuals determined to help out. But did you know the Council offers a day off to allow you to volunteer (without eating into your annual leave)?

A new volunteering policy was introduced recently that means you can continue to support your good cause and give them the help they need.

There are a few procedures you will need to follow with your line manager to apply however more information can be found here.