Just had a few calls about whether the Market trades on Good Friday - yes it does as always!
Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 17:10 by Neil Wedge
From the start of this week Cashzone who operate the ATM in the Market Place are charging £0.95 per debit card transaction.
Machines operated by the same group of companies in other retail premises in Uppingham remain free of any charges. The Council have conveyed disappointment to Cashzone at this move given the imminent closure of Barclays Bank and their ATM on High Street West.
We have asked... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 10 Apr 2019 15:27 by Neil Wedge
Each year Uppingham Town Council facilitates an Annual Town Meeting. This is a public meeting, not a Town Council meeting, and is an opportunity for members of the public to ask any questions of the council and receive updates on the Council's activities over the previous year.
The event usually includes updates from charities and organisations that have received financial grants from the Council which... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 11:33 by Neil Wedge
For those using the R47 there is a slight timing change you need to be aware of from 7th April 2019 - more can be found here: CENTREBUS R47 Timetable
Posted: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 16:09 by Neil Wedge
Do you run a community organisation or are you thinking about planning a community project?
Each financial year Uppingham Town Council awards £10,000 to community groups and projects in the town. If you would like to apply or to find out more please follow the link below.
The submission deadlines for 2019 applications are:
12 noon 22nd May 2019
12 noon 23rd October... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 14:30 by Neil Wedge
We are seeking your views about the parking situation on Gainsborough Road near to Tod's Piece. Once we have gathered views we will submit a request to Rutland County Council to make the improvements. These can take between 12 and 18 months to plan and implement.
Please click the below link to complete the survey.
Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:52 by Neil Wedge
The annual Lent Fair is in its last day this afternoon and evening - don't miss the chance to have some fun right in the heart of town.
Posted: Sat, 16 Mar 2019 12:45 by Neil Wedge
Uppingham Town Council advises that their current Town Clerk, Neil Wedge will be leaving his post at the end of May 2019 having been in role just over 4 years. Neil Wedge commented – "I'll be sad to leave Uppingham which has been a wonderful place to raise our family, contribute to the community and work. I have thoroughly enjoyed all it has to offer. As a family, we will keep in touch with our... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:29 by Neil Wedge
Attached is a press release from Rutland County Council signalling a change in early April 2019 to the car parking charges. It is hoped this move encourages those in the villages and Uppingham to use our High Street more, as well as those passing through Uppingham.
The idea was brought to Council by Steve Rozak which was supported by fellow members. Following a request to Rutland County Council they... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 15:04 by Neil Wedge