Rural fly-tipping incidents on the rise

Info from RSN On-line. Fly-tipping incidents are on the rise – with more rubbish being illegally dumped in rural areas. Local authorities dealt with 936,000 […]

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Brighter Days ahead – LEDS!!

LED street lighting The following information is from the GDC. In Gloucestershire we have around 60,000 streetlights which consume around 20.5GWh of power each year […]

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Heat Source Pumps & Calor

We have bashed the utility subject many times on this website. Firstly, if anyone has not done it, I would suggest you change all your […]

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A bats life………

Interesting to know that the black slots in the centre two windows are for bats to enter and exit the building. Kind of puts me […]

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Boundary Hedge Cut 2017

Really pleased to report thanks to the Upper Rissington Village Parish Council Parish Clerk/RFO (Debbie Hill), the boundary hedges have been cut today. They have […]

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Vodka Anyone?

Just a few of the bottles collected on the pathway adjacent to the Rissington School between Wellington Road and Mitchell Way. My only thought who […]

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Dog Fouling in Upper Rissington

The situation in the village is now becoming intolerable. The most worrying aspect is for those playing sports on the communal area where fouling is […]

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Revised Christmas Break Waste Collections

Waste and recycling collections Cotswold District Council’s waste and recycling collection service provider, Ubico Ltd, will make the following changes to collection days – see the […]

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What Land?

Parish Council Land Ownership History: Nearly three years ago the URPC conducted a survey to discover what land was actually owned by the Council and what belonged […]

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Farman Crescent Bus Shelter

Yet again the vandals of Upper Rissington destroy their own environment. All it means is that their parents waste their contributions to the precept fixing […]

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UR Tree Maintenance Application

The Parish Clerk, Debbie Hill submitted planning permission to Cotswold District Council for tree maintenance at Upper Rissington on 19th September 2016* Town and Country Trees, Paul Hodkinson is the […]

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Rural Network

A website worth your time perusing. Click Here. The Rural Services Network (RSN) represents the interests of rural service providers and their rural communities in […]

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The Rissington “Dogs”

Dog Walking Leaflet

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New Trees – Dying Trees

Just when we thought Bovis / Linden were making progress on open spaces with new trees, the sub contractors who planted the trees fail to […]

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The Rissington Peaks….

The development has constructed three man made mountains that will require removal before the site is finished by Bovis/Lindon. The last few houses are being completed […]

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Cotswold Housing Plan

The first two documents are published on the Cotswold District Council Website: Housing Plan 2016 – 2020 Draft housing action plan: 2016-2018 From the Cotswold […]

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The Forgotten Village

The Forgotten Village or is it the Green, Green Grass of Home? I have just arrived in the village and cannot believe how long the […]

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Micro Chipping of Dogs from April 6th

Every dog owner in England will have to microchip their animal from from April 6th 2016 under plans to cut a rise in strays. The […]

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Rescheduled Litter Pick

Unfortunately, the last planned litter pick was cancelled due to inclement weather. I would like to think there will be a rescheduled day organised by […]

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Mains Gas for the old part of Upper Rissington.

When our village was planned to expand with the Victory Fields development, mains gas was promised to the whole village. The resolution in relation to […]

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