Month: March 2022

Uppingham Mourns Loss of Former Chief Constable

It is with great sadness that Uppingham in Rutland acknowledges the Leicestershire Police announcement of the death of former Chief Constable Simon Cole, aged 55, who recently retired from the force. Simon, who had served in policing for over 30 years, was found dead at his home address in Kibworth Harcourt, Leicestershire. This matter has …

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Stilton Cheese Run 2022

The Stilton Cheese Classic Vehicle Run for 2022 is still open for bookings. See www.stiltoncheeserun.uk In the early 1700’s the housekeeper at Quenby Hall, near Hungarton in Leicestershire used to make blue cheese. Her daughter married the inn keeper of The Bell Inn at Stilton and used to regularly take some of the cheese to …

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Stilton Cheese Run 2022

Drivers intending to enter this year’s Stilton Cheese Classic Vehicle Run to be held on Sunday April 24th are reminded to register as soon as possible at www.stiltoncheeserun.uk Over 140 cars had signed up by April 1st 2022 

Local Companies Donate and Host Defibrillators

PCS is a long standing pest control company that is located on the Station Road Industrial Estate in Uppingham. The company has donated two defibrillators to the town’s growing network of devices following their rescue by employee Paul Crowley (pictured left) from another workplace which was closing down. The first defibrillator host and sponsor is …

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International Women’s Day Event in Uppingham

In recognition of International Women’s Day 2022 on Tuesday March 8th, Shane James, President of the Rotary Club of Uppingham hosted a special breakfast event in The Falcon Hotel to which three very special women guest speakers were invited. Sandra Pollock OBE , Maggy Herbert -Jobson and Chris Emmett are pictured with Shane and special …

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