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Partnership Welcomes Bloor Homes Investment PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 01 July 2018 12:19

altRepresentatives of Uppingham First were among the first to visit and view new show homes (pictured) when they opened to prospective purchasers on Saturday June 30th at the Elms development being built by Bloor Homes on Leicester Road in Uppingham, Rutland.

The houses are the first to be built as a result of the Uppingham Neighbourhood Plan, which was created under the leadership of the Partnership.  On signage outside the development, Bloor Homes confirms that the company will pay £1.1M toward community infrastructure, is gifting recreational land to the town and will have spent  £177,975 on highway improvements.

The Uppingham Neighbourhood Plan and other town strategy documents  can be read here     

 
Uppingham Policing PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 01 July 2018 11:13

altUppingham First and its constituent Business and Neighbourhood Forums  have reached agreement with Leicestershire Police and its Rutland LPU Commander to work toward the strengthening of policing in Uppingham by collaborating to recruit two police special constables with the power of arrest to be based in the town. The initiative is being coordinated by PC Joshua Ace Pictured).

Volunteer Police Special Constables can work different hours to paid officers and can help support not only the existing beat team, but also the town's night time and weekend economy. 

Commenting on the initiative Business  Forum Chair, Neighbourhood Forum Coordinator and Neighbourhood Watch lead Ron Simpson BEM  said, "These new posts will be an excellent opportunity for members of the community who are interested in a future career in the police service or simply wish to make a significant contribution to community safety and the prevention of crime in Uppingham. The community welcomes the Leicestershire Force's positive attitude toward this initiative which will get properly under way in the summer."

Anyone interested in the roles can get in touch at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it and more information will be provided.  


 
Uppingham Fete PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 01 July 2018 11:06

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Uppingham Fete, Flower and Produce Show

Sunday August 5th 1pm to 5pm

Exhibits to the Show Tent

8am to 10am 

 


 
Feast Day 2018 PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 12 June 2018 15:39
alt                       Uppingham Feast Day 2018
                              Sunday June 17th 
                               12 noon to 9pm
                           A Free Family Day Out 
                          Come and Join the Fun 
 
Annual Report 2018 PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 12 June 2018 14:40

altCommunity Partnership Uppingham First has published its 2018 Annual Report. The report details a wide range of strategic activity undertaken by the partnership in 2017/18 and documents a number of key priorities for action in 2018/19. 

Highlights of the past year include the launch of the Uppingham Hopper (pictured), the submission of an EU funding bid to create a new interactive online portal for Uppingham with an associated smart phone app, the securing of planning permission for wireless broadband in the high street, the completion of a Locality funded feasibility study on housing for the under 35s and the commissioning of a new Antiques, Arts, Books and Creative Crafts Trail publication.

Read the full Annual Report at Uppingham Online     

Latest Uppingham job vacancy here

See the Uppingham First Data Protection Policy on the information pages here 

 Uppingham Hopper Timetable at www.uppinghamhopper.uk 

 
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