UR – 26 possible new houses – WEST of the village

Revised planning permission for the “Land Parcel Between Sandy Lane Court And Southgate Court, Sandy Lane Court, Upper Rissington, Gloucestershire”. For the erection of 26 dwellings with landscaping, vehicular access, pumping station and all associated works. See 17/04587/FUL application received […]

Sandy Court – has building begun?

Below are photographs of a building being built behind Sandy Court. I cannot find where the location of the foundations relates to the plans. However, what can be found on the CDC planning portal are plans for a 6 bay single […]

Business Units to a Nursery to Houses to Business Units!

I am very surprised to report that the planning for the new business units and their revised location as reported by Cllr Mark Mackenzie-Charrington recently has not appeared on the planning portal. In short the circle is now complete: The Delfin […]

Public Open Spaces Planning Application 17/04151/FUL

Public Open Spaces Planning Application 17/04151/FUL Please use this as a template if necessary. You can discus the topic here if required. We object, in principle, to the proposals currently submitted as they are not in accordance with the approved […]

Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP – Newsletter

Below is an extract from MP Geoffrey Clifton-Browns Newsletter dated 26 October 2017, the full version can be downloaded here Council Meetings On to the Cotswold District Council (CDC) in Cirencester to meet constituents from Upper Rissington, County Councillor Nigel […]

Agenda for Public Meeting on 3rd Nov

Public Meeting – Victory Fields Upper Rissington Friday 3rd November 6.00pm Village Hall Wellington Road to be chaired by Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP FRICS. Picture: Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP Below are a list of 50 questions to be submitted to Bovis Homes, […]

PC Payments List Discrepancies!

Please see below the Payments list published before the Parish Council Meeting of the 11th October 2017. Beneath that is the one from the Minutes – spot the difference. I think Cllr Laird clearly likes playing these games?

VF – Public Open Space – CDC Portal – Oct ’17

Public Open Space – Play Areas / Trim Trail – Planning Application: 17/04151/FUL from this website link. Please make your comments by 16th November 2017. You can discuss this topic in more detail here. Covering Letter 17_04151_FUL-COVERING_LETTER-1134549 17_04151_FUL-PLAYSPACE_OVERVIEW-1133010 17_04151_FUL-TRIM_TRAIL-1132972 17_04151_FUL-LEAP_01_-_COUNTRY_PARK-1132966 […]

Residents – CDC – LinBo – Nigel Moor meeting – 28 Sept

Place: Village Hall, Wellington Road. When: 18:30 Next week our Parish Council presides over a very important meeting with the developers. Why, because this is protocol, it is just a shame that without the impetus of the Resident Unite Group, […]

UR Residents Update – Uniting the Village

The flyer is from the Residents Unite Group. It explains how they want the Village to go forward. I believe there are volunteers distributing a hard copy at this time and simultaneously asking you to sign a signature sheet. UR […]

Play Park – Old Coop – Watch Tower

A few topical pictures here: Watch Tower – with scaffolding ready for renovation. Wellington Road – closed and dug up – signs and kerbs still in place. Jubilee Gardens – looking tidy. Play Park – looking good. As long as […]

Resident Forum with CDC/MP

Kelvin Walker writes on FB:  I have been requested to raise a post to gauge residents thoughts and gather responses to the idea of organising and attending a public meeting with Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP and Nigel Moor from GCC in […]

NDP Meeting on 3rd July at 07:30pm

A Meeting is to be held on Monday 3rd July at Upper Rissington Village Hall at 7.30pm to launch and distribute the Neighbourhood Development Plan Questionnaire to be completed by all residents by 31st August.  The purpose of the Questionnaire […]

The village of Upper Rissington

[huge_it_slider id=”1″] We have lived in UR for 9 years and in that time, there have been some very major changes throughout the village. These changes have been very positive, making the expanding village a very nice environment to live in. […]

Village of the Year 2017

Below is information regarding the programme, would be nice to think our village is eligible, what do you think? This summer, Penelope Keith and her team of judges will be visiting villages across the UK to determine a winner, with […]

Neighbourhood Development Plan gets off the ground!

Those who have intimated they want to get involved with the above scheme will know that Andrew Maclean has organised another meeting next week. Information below from here. Parish and town councils and neighbourhood forums can write a Neighbourhood Development […]

The bank between RAF Rissi’ and UR is contaminated!

The artificial bank raised above ground level adjacent to the military boundary fence, seperating Victory Fields and the RAF Little Rissington is growing larger day by day. This is not what was proposed in the 2013 plans and is clearly […]