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Rotary Polio Day PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 21 October 2018 18:44
altSupport the world wide eradication of polio by giving generously in Uppingham town centre on Friday. Look out for the Rotary collectors. 
 
Uppingham Neighbourhood Forum 2018 Review PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 21 October 2018 18:36

altUppingham Neighbourhood Forum (UNF) has announced that every household in Uppingham, Rutland is to receive a twelve page booklet by the end of the month entitled the 'UNF 2018 Review'. Copies will also be available for all new residents moving into the town over the next 12 months. Funding agencies which have supported Forum activities are to be forwarded a copy.

The booklet will summarise the work of the Forum and its community partners over recent years and thank residents for their neighbourly conduct and volunteering efforts. The review also outlines the Forum's priorities for the coming year and details a number of future volunteering opportunities.

Accompanying the booklet will be a copy of the new Uppingham Household Emergency Card,  details of the ticketed WW1 events for November 11th, the date of the next defibrillator volunteer training session,  a copy of the community's police special recruiting initiative and advance notice of a Rotary led Craft Fair featuring products created by local artisans.

Commenting upon on the publication UNF Coordinator Ron Simpson said, "Janet Thompson and her UNF team have achieved a great deal in recent years. The  booklet neatly captures much of the activity where community groups, statutory agencies  and volunteers have collaborated to make a difference. The booklet will also be published online".  

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Help Keep Uppingham Safe PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 06 October 2018 19:16
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Remembrance 100 Exhibition PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 06 October 2018 19:08
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Future High Street PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 30 September 2018 19:17

altUppingham First Director  Ron Simpson BEM presented the partnership's proposal for EU Leader funding for the towns Future High Street project to the areas Local Advisory Group (LAG) last week. 

Central to the project is a new Virtual Portal for Uppingham and an associated Smart Phone app. The initiative will also create the UK's first virtual high street trainee who will be recruited to help manage the project.

Commenting on the bid Ron (pictured) said, "We very much hope the project will meet with approval from the LAG so we can make an early start on building the Portal and App. When completed the portal will become the point of reference for anyone physically visiting Uppingham or searching online from home or abroad. Links to other existing websites will be created within the Portal. Access to local services such as the Hopper bus service and local tourism trails will also feature.      

    See the  latest Uppingham job vacancies  here

East Midlands in Bloom awards 'Gold' to Uppingham and top category of 'Outstanding' to the Beeches Residents' Association entry. Read the full judges comments here 

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