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Tod's Piece Survey open until 2nd Nov 2018

Tod's Piece Survey open until 2nd Nov 2018

Uppingham Town Council are seeking views until 2nd November 2018 on Tod's Piece. In 2019 we are looking to undertake some improvements and would like your views on what you like and dislike about this open space. The survey will take just 5 minutes. We will be contacting residents and other organisations who use the park directly over the coming week. To take the survey just click here: Tod's Piece... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 14:23 by The Clerk

Tags: News, Tod's Piece

Vandalism at Uppingham Skate Park

Vandalism at Uppingham Skate Park

Uppingham Skate Park:I'm sorry to report that a speight of vandalism has resulted in a number of sections of the exterior cladding being removed from the skate park. Some of this has then been smashed onto the concerete surface by the benches and skating area. Additionally glass drinks bottle have been broken by the kiddies play area and skate park.Can we please ask users or visitors to the park to... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2016 12:59 by The Clerk

Tags: News, Skate Park, Tod's Piece

Tod's Piece Toilets Closed Until Further Notice

Tod's Piece News:I'm really sorry to report that the newly installed toilets opened earlier this year, will remain closed until further notice.Yet again the toilets have been blocked requiring a contractor to be paid. The last unblocking only took place on Friday 26th August and already we have the same issue. We are now looking at some ideas to try and prevent this happening so frequently.We will... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2016 12:47 by The Clerk

Tags: News, Tod's Piece

Tod's Piece WCs - Your Help Please!

Tod's Piece WCs - Your Help Please!

The WCs on Tod's Piece have been open now for a few months - in the main we have had few issues. In the school holidays though we have had two instances now when we have had to remove an excessive amount of toilet paper from the toilets and the room itself. The toilet pan had been filled to the rim causing a significant blockage. Furthermore the disabled arm that helps those with disabilities use the... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Aug 2016 14:21 by The Clerk

Tags: News, Skate Park, Tod's Piece

One Touch Soccer Schools Start Next Week on Tod's Piece!

One Touch Soccer Schools Start Next Week on Tod's Piece!

Want to get your soccer skills fine tuned before the season gets underway? The Premier League Champions are getting some practice in so why not you.

For more information open up the attached flyer for booking details, times etc.

Posted: Thu, 04 Aug 2016 14:12 by The Clerk

Tags: News, Soccer School, Tod's Piece

Public Toilets Now Open

Public Toilets Now Open

A new toilet for Tod's Piece has been opened in the last 10 days and is located to the rear of the football club close to the kiddies play area.

The toilet is suitable for disabled use and has baby changing facilities. The project was funded by grant monies in a joint venture between Uppingham Town Council and Uppingham Town Football Club.

Posted: Fri, 15 Apr 2016 07:50 by The Clerk

Tags: News, Tod's Piece

Essential Tree Maintenance on Tod's Piece

Essential Tree Maintenance on Tod's Piece

Essential tree maintenance on Tod's Piece will begin soon with those running along Gainsborough Road being tidied up to enable grass to grow and mowing to be done. Additionally some trees have been damaged and need minor shaping ahead of Spring.

Residents facing the trees will receive a letter explaining the details of the work.

Posted: Fri, 22 Jan 2016 11:37 by The Clerk

Tags: News, Tod's Piece

Pinder's Circus - Oct/Nov 2015

Just a reminder that Pinder's Circus will be in town from 29th October to 1st November on Tod's Piece - more information on the circus can be found on their website:

http://www.pinderscircus.co.uk/

Posted: Tue, 15 Sep 2015 09:34 by The Clerk

Tags: Circus, News, Tod's Piece

Tod's Piece - Dogs on Leads Please

Just a reminder - with the school holidays on we have more youngsters quite rightly enjoying our open space in the centre of Town. We have had a few reports of dogs off leads which occasionally results in youngsters being nervous when playing on the play equipment or just kicking a football. Dogs must be kept on leads at all times please given we have some very small children using this space but also... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 07:32 by The Clerk

Tags: News, Tod's Piece

Essential Tree Maintenance - Tod's Piece

Essential Tree Maintenance - Tod's Piece

The council are currently obtaining quotes to tidy up the trees that sit along Gainsborough Road on the edge of Tod's Piece. A number of trees have not been maintained regularly enough and have subsequently been damaged or have become overgrown. These are in need of the crown being raised and branches being shaped. Some trees may be beyond pruning and as such might need to be removed. Once we have... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2015 16:12 by The Clerk

Tags: News, Tod's Piece