The Fair is in town this week so it's appropriate to remind everyone letting their children and grandchildren enjoy what is on offer safely - here is some guidance from the Health & Safety Executive http://www.hse.gov.uk/entertainment/fairgrounds/keeping-children-safe.htm
Posted: Tue, 13 Mar 2018 09:48 by Neil Wedge
Following an objection received in the middle of 2017 Grant Thornton had indicated they were unable to certify the accounts for the year ending 31st March 2017.
They have now concluded their review of the objection and have concluded there are no further audit actions for them to take. You can read the correspondence on our finance page.
Posted: Mon, 12 Mar 2018 09:23 by Neil Wedge
Essential maintenance and repairs are going to be undertaken by Rutland County Council to a well used path between Tod's Piece and Ayston Road.
The surface of the path and the various tree roots will be sorted out and the work to do that will take approximately 3 days. During this time some or all of this path may be closed to allow work to progress.
Work commences on 26th March 2018.
Following on from... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Mar 2018 15:45 by Neil Wedge
Just to update you further in view of the weather; gritters worked continually throughout last night to treat and clear primary and secondary routes, including those through villages.
We had very little snow overnight compared to yesterday but farmers and gritters with ploughs are working to clear drifts caused by fallen snow blowing across the roads.
Changing winds are making this difficult and unpredictable... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 13:55 by Neil Wedge
Important News: Due to the prevailing and forecasted weather conditions for Friday 2nd March we have taken the difficult decision to cancel the Friday Market. I know this will disappoint a number of you, but in the interests of safety for the general public this is the best course of action. Rutland CC will continue to grit and clear the centre of town, however, the forecast for Friday looks like more... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 12:03 by Neil Wedge
Rutland saw some very heavy snow overnight with drifts along a number of routes.
Roads were gritted twice last night and local farmers brought in to help clear accumulations in the early hours.
Gritters have been back out this morning to re-treat priority routes and assist stranded vehicles and will be working on secondary routes this afternoon.
Git bins can be used to treat local access points away from... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Feb 2018 13:27 by Neil Wedge
The Council is preparing for the bout of cold weather that is expected to affect the UK in the coming weeks.
Forecasts predict that the weather will turn much colder from Monday 26 February with increased risk of ice, frost and snow showers across central and eastern parts of the country.
It is predicted that temperatures will remain low with a further risk of snow throughout the early part of March.... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:06 by Neil Wedge
The following information has been issued by Rutland County Council for changes to Ayston Road from the A47 roundabout.
Posted: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:18 by Neil Wedge
Uppingham Town Council have resolved to keep the precept at the same level the current financial year resulting in no additional charges to the community for the year starting 1st April 2018. More information in the press release attached:
Posted: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 10:54 by Neil Wedge