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
Rutland County Council is warning residents not to respond to unsolicited emails offering refunds for an overpayment.
Several Rutland residents have contacted the Council after receiving an email that appears to come from HM Revenue & Customs and claims to offer a refund following a City Council overpayment for late 2017.
Councillor Gordon Brown, Portfolio Holder for Revenues and Benefits at Rutland... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 17:51 by The Clerk
It is anticipated the works will take 3 days. The closure shall come into force when the appropriate signs are erected on site.
The duration of the Closure shall be as follows: from 19th February 2019 to 21st February 2019
Posted: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 16:29 by The Clerk
It is anticipated the works will take 22 hours. The closure shall come into force when the appropriate signs and diversion route are erected on site.
The duration of the Closure shall be as follows: from 21st February 2019 to 22nd February 2019
Posted: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 16:25 by The Clerk
For those local residents who are not Barclays Bank customers you may use the ATM at the branch on High Street West - Barclays have announced today that the branch will close on 26th April 2019.
Some essential banking services are available now and will be after 26th April at the Local Post Office in Market Place, Uppingham.
Cash points are also available in convenience stores on High Street West and... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:11 by The Clerk