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Road Closure High Street Morcott Affecting R47 Bus Service

Road Closure High Street Morcott Affecting R47 Bus Service

This just in from Rutland CC:

We just wished to advise that due to a road closure on High Street in Morcott on Thursday 9th May 2019, the Centrebus services 12 and (R)47 will be subject to a small diversion along the A47 and the bus stops on the High Street will not be in use. Passengers should use the temporary bus stop at the High Street/Stamford Road junction only. Notices at the relevant bus stops... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Apr 2019 10:56 by The Clerk

Tags: Bus Services, News

Market Place ATM Is Now Charging - Cashzone

Market Place ATM Is Now Charging - Cashzone

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 The Clerk

Tags: News

Uppingham Annual Town Meeting

Uppingham Annual Town Meeting

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 The Clerk

Tags: Annual Town Meeting, News

Gainsborough Road Parking Survey

Gainsborough Road Parking Survey

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.

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/Gainsboroughroadparking

Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:52 by The Clerk

Tags: Car Parking

Annual Uppingham Lent Fair - Last Day in 2019

Annual Uppingham Lent Fair - Last Day in 2019

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

Tags: Annual Lent Fair, News

Town Clerk to Leave Role in Uppingham

Town Clerk to Leave Role in Uppingham

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

Tags: News

First 30 Minutes Free Car Parking from early April 2019

First 30 Minutes Free Car Parking from early April 2019

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

Tags: Car Parking Charges, News

Report problems on the streets in Uppingham

Report problems on the streets in Uppingham

If you spot a problem with paving slabs, street lighting or fly tipping report it to Rutland County Council here:

Fix My Street

Posted: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 11:37 by The Clerk

Tags: Services

Market Traders

Market Traders

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

email: townclerk@uppinghamtowncouncil.co.uk

Posted: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 09:16 by The Clerk

Tags: Friday Market, News

747 Bus Service Saturday 9th March 2019 - is back on!

747 Bus Service Saturday 9th March 2019 - is back on!

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

Tags: News

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