The Casual Vacancy

Below is an extract from Wikipedia. I wonder if the town name should be Upper Rissington and not Pagford? Makes for a good read! 🙂  […]

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Past, Present and Future PC resignations

Will Cllr Arnold, Hanks and Laird be the next councillors to resign from URPC, this village needs councillors who represent them and work with them to […]

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NALC Website

A very informative website. They have some worthwhile documents on this site and a book explaining how LOCAL COUNCILS should work – worthy of any […]

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Upper Rissington 2017 Precept (Council Tax)

Upper Rissington Parish Council have hopefully set the Precept (Upper Rissington Council Tax element) for 2017-18 tax year, which I am positive will be outlined at the […]

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Co-Option Reminder & Council Vacancy

The notice was initially posted in March 2016 follow Hans resignation, now URPC has another vacancy. I think its important that these position are filled, as we […]

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Cllr Nigel Moors UR report – Nov ’16.

Click to download Cllr Nigel Moors URPC for Upper Rissington – November 2016

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Reminder of CO-OPTION Notice for URPC

Last night the Parish Council could not muster three councillors of the six that represent URPC for a scheduled Council Meeting. This a government position […]

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URPC Office “IT”

I visited the Upper Rissington Parish Council Office today to ask the clerk a specific question. Unfortunately, she could not answer the question as she […]

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Gardening Volunteers needed!

If anyone has some time and energy available, the URPC are looking for volunteers to tidy the flower beds around the Village Hall. My wife […]

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UR Parish Council Expenditure 2015/16

This is last years total expenditure from the URPC website. Because of the delay in acquiring the Village Hall, there isn’t much to show regarding […]

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Time for a change………………

Judging from the feedback written on other Forums, many people think its time for a change. It’s time to consider a vote of “no confidence” in […]

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Maintenance Officer Required

Do you have the skills listed below? If URPC provided all the required tools, I am sure there will fill the position quickly. Full details can […]

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Precept Explained by URPC

Where does OUR money go? Some members of Upper Rissington village asked the URPC to explain the planned Precept rise of 6% this year and […]

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Do you want to be a Cllr?

If so, there is a new Guide for 2016 that you will need. Here is the link. Good Councillors Guide 2016 I suggest that anyone […]

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URPC Financials – Precept

Here are the financials that have been used by URPC to calculate the increase in your Council Tax contribution for Upper Rissington. In effect an increase from £62,000 to […]

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Rissington Council Tax rise!

It was revealed at the last Council Meeting that the proposed precept for Upper Rissington Parish (precept is another word for TAX) is 5.9%. This […]

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S106 – Outlining the Developers Promises

After 9 months of waiting for the New Village Hall, a few more months looks very likely. The good news is that there will be a […]

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A record or URPC hosting!

This post is un prejudiced account of the costs and history of the UR website hosting over the last 7 years. Before 2011 Cotsweb provided an email […]

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Changing PC Minutes – needs explanation!

I am confused as to which minutes are valid and can they be changed has happened? If anyone knows what is correct please mail me […]

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Revised Council Guide 15/16

PDF link to the: The Councillors’ Guide 2015-16 Couple of Random extracts from the document. Seven principles of public life Selflessness: Holders of public office […]

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