Who we are and what we do


Uppingham Town Council has fifteen elected members who serve for a four year term. The most recent local elections were in May 2015.

Full council meetings are held generally on the first Wednesday in the month, occasionally following a bank holiday the meeting is held on the second Wednesday in the month. The public and press can attend all council meetings during which there is an opportunity to speak during the democratic fifteen minutes.

When required, Committee meetings are held on the third Wednesday in the month.

Committees: Neighbourhood Plan, Planning, Finance & General Purposes, Amenities and Staffing.

All meetings are held in the Council Chamber of Uppingham Town Hall. There is a lift accessed from the car park located at the back of the Town Hall.

Uppingham Town Council is responsible for:

  • The two cemeteries; the Lawn Cemetery in London Road and the Leicester Road Cemetery.
  • The two allotment sites, Tod's Piece and Leicester Road
  • Hiring of the Town Hall
  • Open spaces: Tod's Piece, Beast Hill and Hog Hill
  • Some street lights and the Friday Market.

For further information relating to the services offered by the Town Council please contact the Town Clerk who will be happy to give advice and assistance.

Our Staff

Neil Wedge

Neil Wedge

Town Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer

Uppingham Town Council

Based at the Town Hall and in from 8:45am to 4:00pm Tuesday to Friday each week.

Address
The Town Hall, High Street East, Uppingham, Oakham, LE15 9PY
Telephone
01572 822681
Website
https://www.uppinghamtowncouncil.gov.uk/