Uppingham First

Live and Local

As part of its Covid-19 response strategy, Community Partnership Uppingham First has become a subscribing member of Live and Local. It is proposed to organise a series of online and outdoor events to provide safe opportunities for local engagement by those residents seeking companionship in these difficult times. 

Uppingham Vanguard Board to Meet

Uppingham Vanguard Board is to meet on Thursday February 24th 2021. The board brings together community representatives and prospective developers/landowners with a view to strategic collaboration on the town ‘s future development.

Community Praises Partnership Covid-19 Response

A number of initiatives undertaken by the Uppingham Community Emergency Plan team and its supporting partners Uppingham First and the Uppingham Neighbourhood Forum have attracted very positive feedback from the community they serve. Their efforts are to feature in a number of Covid -19 case studies. In support of families educating at home, Uppingham company …

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Community Emergency Committee Launches Events Programme to Tackle Isolation and Mental Health Issues Created by Lockdown

Coordinators leading the Uppingham community response to the Covid-19 lockdown have acknowledged the mental health threat posed by the sustained Covid -19 lockdown and the positive contribution to the issue that might be made by the creative arts. They have joined with community partners to launch what is intended to be a number of entertainment …

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Service Update

The regular Uppingham Hopper service is now restored  9am to 5pm Monday to Friday. Please wear a mask when boarding and travelling on the bus  For booking or travel enquiries call 01572 495050 

CPRE Rutland Study Supports Case for New Homes

Renowned for its campaigning to protect and sustain the countryside, CPRE Rutland, the local countryside charity, has completed the preparation of a local affordable housing survey which will soon be available to all local communities in Rutland. The 12 page survey booklet was prepared in collaboration with Rutland County Council. There will also be an …

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Uppingham Homes CLT Submits Planning Application To Build Six First Homes

Locally led Community Land Trust Uppingham Homes, a Community Benefit Society and Exempt Charity registered with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), has submitted a planning application to build 6 new first homes at the site of the former Badley Orchard in Uppingham. The site was gifted to the CLT to build affordable first homes for …

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Uppingham Sends Festive Greetings to its Twin Town

Un petit message pour nos correspondants dans notre ville jumelle de Caudebec-en-Caux ! Nous espérons que vous allez tous bien et que Noël vous fera du bien après cette année étrange et difficile. Nous savons que votre confinement a été dur à supporter. Nous avons pensé très fort à vous. Ici à Uppingham nous gardons le …

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