Simplification of Facebook

This is a revised link to the Village Facebook group managed by Dodd Folland. The link on this website (above) has also been revised. I fully admit I am not on the group, but I believe there is a lively […]

Village Fete – 7th July 2018

Where: Upper Rissington Village hall When: 7th July Time: 12pm to 4pm Events: Don’t know any real specifics. Below are some of the regulars. Fantastic burgers by Richard Arnell Foods and Drink Dog Show Welly Throwing Horse Racing Tombola Bowling […]

Bldg 43 – Office Space

Work has now begun on getting this building ready for occupation. Advert lists the following: Desks from £200 pcm Upto 10,000 square feet Meeting Rooms On Site Car Parking Fibre Broadband Tel: 01451 480 399 E-mail: info@hqoffice.co.uk Previous Post on […]

South Field Revisited!

A playing field – a MUGA – a Wild Flower Area or a Dump. 21 June 2018: The document below is from the original submission in 2011. Figure 4B is the only figure of note, specifically item 18, which clearly […]

BBMF – C47

A low fly past by the BBMF Dakota C47 over Upper Rissington this evening. Camera, not set up for the picture – just by chance. This aircraft is based at RAF Conningsby as part of the Battle of Britain Memorial […]

The beautiful Longmore Avenue – the Walk

The beautiful Longmore Avenue stitches all three parts of the village together. The pictures run sequentially from Mitchell Way (South) and to what is virtually Hawker Square (adjacent to West Wing). There is also a video.  Copyright protected by Digiprove © 2018

POS – 17/04151/FUL – 6 June (last update)

17/04151/FUL | Variation of condition 1 of reserved matters permission 12/03810/REM dated 23/01/2013 to provide detailed plans and sections of open space provision and to provide amended plans for hard surfacing and planting | Land Parcel At Upper Rissington Upper […]

Village Hall Update Pictures

Three years have elapsed since the original village hall pictures – see below for the latest ones. As you can see the building is ageing appropriately. May 2015 Copyright protected by Digiprove © 2018

A request to see minutes from URPC

A request to see all the minutes from URPC. The Local Government Act 1972 section 228 explains that electors can view: 228.—(1) The minutes of proceedings of a local authority shall be open to the inspection of any local government […]

URPC – Annual Accounts – 31 Mar ’18

The information below is sourced from URPC. The unaudited accounts for the year ending 31 March 2018 can be viewed below: Any persons interested may inspect and make copies of the Annual Return and any associated documents (excepting personal data) […]

Great Rissington Archers – Courses

Our last beginners course of the year starts this Wednesday (20th June 2018) and there are spaces left if your quick. It’s on 6 consecutive Wednesday evenings from 6-30 to 8-30. All for only £60. If your 11 years of […]

Bovis and Linden Properties for sale @ UR

Linden Homes do not have any homes for sale at Upper Rissington. See this link. Bovis Homes have five left for sale. One each in Spitfire Place (Building 41) and Valiant House (Building 42) and three in the West Wing. […]

NALC 2018 – Good Councillor Guide

The bible for new councillors: The 2018 Good Councillors-Guide Plus: Guidance for New Councillors’ – 2018 v10 Here is the page all NALC docs are located. An extract from the Good Councillor Guide: AT THE PC MEETING What if you cannot […]

National Neighbourhood Watch Week 2018

New Ways To Protect You This National Neighbourhood Watch Week 2018 It’s National Neighbourhood Watch Week 2018 (NNWW18) and we’ve got some exciting news to share with you! This year to mark NNWW18 we’ve created a fantastic, brand new section […]

List of all crimes local to UR – can you help?

Added on 16 June 2018 Gloucestershire police incident 223 15/06/18 Police have received a report which has been confirmed as a scam phone call fraud. Residents in the North Cotswolds have been phoned by a male with a foreign accent […]

Parachute jumping will take place

Standard weekly NOTAM: 1) H3419/18: Parachute jumping will take place Q) EGTT/QWPLW/IV/M/AW/000/120/5152N00141W010 PJE WI 10NM RADIUS 515130N 0014117W (LITTLE RISSINGTON, OXFORDSHIRE). DROP CONTAINED WI FLW CONE (ALL HGT AMSL): SFC-2000FT 2NM RADIUS, 2001-5000FT 5NM RADIUS, 5001-8000FT 8NM RADIUS, 8001-12000FT 10NM […]

The Cotswold Homes magazine

This glossy magazine is a spin off from a popular estate agent. Well worth a read if you get the opportunity. In this Summers edition there are two articles featuring Upper Rissington. Unfortunately, both mention the 20th century architect Sir […]

Victory Fields looking smart!

Managed some general pictures of VF today after the grass has been cut. Interesting, to note 99% of the tarmac is complete, including pathways. Most Heras fencing has been removed. Next week I will take some of the older part […]

(APSP) by Police officers and staff

Abuse of Position for a Sexual Purpose (APSP) by Police officers and staff You are receiving this as a partner agency working with Gloucestershire Police. We want you to be aware of any potential instances of the Abuse of Position […]