Author: The Clerk
Tod's Piece - Corona Virus Update
Following the Prime Minister's address yesterday and advice from Rutland County Council, Uppingham Town Council have made the decision to close Tod's Piece play areas and the public toilets until further notice.
The park itself will remain open as people are permitted to walk and exercise once a day, either alone or with members of their immediate household. All other gatherings on Tod's Piece of more... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 14:00 by The Clerk
Coronavirus (Covid - 19) NHS Advice
Click on the link below for more information
Posted: Tue, 10 Mar 2020 13:07 by The Clerk
Grant Funding Approved for Improvements to Children’s Play Area on Tod’s Piece in Uppingham
Children in Uppingham are set to get an improved play area thanks to a £50,000 grant from FCC Communities Foundation.
The money will be used to create a new play area with improved all-weather floor surfacing and new play equipment.
The Mayor of Uppingham, David Casewell, believes the improved play area will make a huge difference to the lives of children living in the town. He says "This project... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 14:00 by The Clerk
Annual Lent Fair 2020
The Uppingham Annual Lent Fair is due to take place this year from 8th March 2020 until 15th March 2020. The event, managed by Holland Amusements, occupies the Market Place and there will be no Friday market on Friday 13th March 2020. A road closure of the Market Place will be in effect.
Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 15:15 by The Clerk
Press Release - Uppingham 2020/21 Precept
Ref: Uppingham Precept for 2020/21
Uppingham Town Council continues to work hard for the benefit of the local community. This year has seen change with the departure of the Town Clerk at the start of the financial year and new Town Clerk commencing in post in September 2019. There has been a period of transition where the Council has continued to look at ideas to improve facilities in the town and access... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 13 Feb 2020 17:03 by The Clerk
747 Bus Receives further support from Councils
Rutland County Council and Leicestershire County Council have announced continued funding for the 747 bus service.
Please see the attached press release from Rutland County Council for further information.
Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 11:51 by The Clerk
Tell us what you think
Uppingham Town Council is seeking views about facilities in the town.
We had a glitch with the survey last week but it is up and running again and we should be grateful if you would take a moment or two to complete it and let us know your thoughts.
Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 10:05 by The Clerk
Cottesmore Hunt - Press Release
On Wednesday 6th, of November Uppingham Town Council considered the motion that, when approached by the Cottesmore Hunt, whether to approve the use of the Market Place on New Years' Day. To date the Hunt have made no application to hold a meet in the Market Place this year.
The voting was follows. For the non- allowance of the Hunt to use the Market Place: 4 votes; to allow the hunt to use the Market... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 Nov 2019 14:55 by The Clerk
Would you like to be an Uppingham Snow Warden?
If you would like to help your community this winter, Rutland County Council are running a training session for new snow wardens.
Time is of the essence though as we need names to be emailed to the Town Clerk as soon as possible! There is a meeting at Rutland County Council offices, Catmose on 15th October 2019.
All that is required is to email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send you... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 12:37 by The Clerk
Bus Services - North Street East from 12th to 15th September 2019
Please be advised that due to utilities work along North Street East on the above dates, two-way traffic lights will be in operation and the bus stops outside the Co-Op Car Park will not be in use. A temporary bus stop will be sited further along the road and passengers will be advised to use the following bus stops instead as follows:
747 – use bus stop opposite the Co-Op
12 – use the temporary... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Sep 2019 09:48 by The Clerk