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 The Clerk
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 The Clerk
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 The Clerk
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 The Clerk
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 The Clerk
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 The Clerk
If you spot a problem with paving slabs, street lighting or fly tipping report it to Rutland County Council here:
Posted: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 11:37 by The Clerk
Due to a combination of factors Uppingham Town Council now has a small number of pitches available for its popular Friday Market - if you trade elsewhere and would like to join a friendly and diverse market contact the Town Clerk:
tel: 01572 822681
Posted: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 09:16 by The Clerk
This just in from Rutland County Council transport team:
The roadworks on the A47 have been deferred.
Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 16:52 by The Clerk
We have held a meeting with Barclays and put forward our concerns about problems that the branch closure could potentially cause in Uppingham. We have had a very constructive meeting with representatives from the bank and discussed some potential solutions to mitigate some of these issues. The bank has agreed to look into our suggestions and we intend to hold a further meeting in the near future.
Posted: Wed, 27 Feb 2019 15:31 by The Clerk