April 2023

Bus Service Pilot Extended

A trial bus service linking Bisbrooke village to Uppingham town centre is to be extended for a further three months. Bisbrooke residents have been filling the bus on Friday mornings to go shopping in the high street and market. Already judged by all involved to be a great success, the service is proving very popular. […]

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First Full Fibre Market Town

Uppingham is this week celebrating the completion of its Gigaclear full fibre to the premise (fttp) broadband network making it the first market town in England to have a comprehensive offer of its kind. Businesses and residents can now sign up for a symmetrical broadband service offering up to 1Gb download and upload running entirely

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Uppingham at the Coronation

Uppingham Neighbourhood Forum Executive Members were delighted to learn that two of their number have been invited to attend the King’s Coronation in London. Both were recently awarded the British Empire Medal (BEM) for their voluntary sector work, particularly during the Covid lockdown. A meeting of the board of Uppingham First noted the invitations commenting

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