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Grant Aid 2020

Grant Aid 2020

Do you run a community organisation or are you thinking about planning a community project?

Community Groups are reminded that each financial year Uppingham Town Council awards £10,000 to community groups and projects in the town. If funding is related to an event which may or may not go ahead due to Covid-19, you are still welcome to apply on the basis that any approval may be subject to the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 17:30 by The Clerk

Tags: Grant Aid, News

VE Day - 75 Years

Uppingham Town Hall

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe the Town Hall will be decorated with the 'Uppingham Poppies'.

David Casewell, Mayor of Uppingham said "There is no bunting in our cupboards, but we do have an opportunity to unfurl our display created by the people of Uppingham. The poppies remind us of the terrible loss of life created by wars, but also of hope and new life emerging from dark... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 13:53 by The Clerk

Tags: VE Day, news

Grant Funding Approved for Improvements to Children’s Play Area on Tod’s Piece in Uppingham

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

Tags: Community Consultation, News

Press Release - Uppingham 2020/21 Precept

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

Tags: Finance, News

747 Bus Receives further support from Councils

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

Tags: 747 Centrebus, News

Tell us what you think

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.

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/Amenities1219

Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 10:05 by The Clerk

Tags: News

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

Tags: News

Would you like to be an Uppingham Snow Warden?

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 townclerk@uppinghamtowncouncil.co.uk and we will send you... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 12:37 by The Clerk

Tags: News, Snow Warden

Bus Services - North Street East from 12th to 15th September 2019

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

Tags: 747 Centrebus, News, Services

Bus Services though Belton 28 May - 14 June 2019

Bus Services though Belton 28 May - 14 June 2019

Due to a road closure on Nether Street and Littleworth Lane scheduled for the above dates, Centrebus Services (R)47 and 747 will not be able to access the village of Belton.

Rutland County Council will provide a free shuttle bus at certain times of day, please see below for further information.

Unfortunately there will be no Saturday Service.

Passengers for the (R)47 will need to utilise the bus stops... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 12:54 by The Clerk

Tags: News