As bold as brass. Looked as though he had a broken leg as he wandered off down the Drive. Apologies for the poor quality image, a very cropped iPhone picture.
Just in front of the old “pan” at RAF Little Rissington a new accommodation block with Catering Facilities is planned to be being for 637 Volunteer Gliding Squadron, RAF Little Rissington. This is a picture of what is built and the […]
Victory Fields homes are all subject to an estate management charge. This charge is meant to provide maintenance to the site which includes services, grass cutting, litter avoidance etc. There are reports that people are unhappy with the lack of progress […]
Victory Fields is suffering from a lack of Broadband and in some cases telephone connections. There are reports of residents having to wait for weeks for a phone line. The Broadband issue is being addressed by a Facebook Group headed by Michael Robertson and progress […]
The developers submitted plans to demolish the core of the Officers Mess and rebuild a facsimile of the original building but obviously to modern standards. This proposal was refused at the last planning meeting held at CDC with the […]
The Barrington Road – Roundabout and 30 or 40 mph speed signs!!! I prefer quick cars – but I also understand the argument to reduce the speed limit from 40 to 30. What do you think? Maybe its something worth […]
What an amazing sound of birds you get at Upper Rissington. I hope you can hear the same – the song birds have been especially noisy in our back garden. I’m sure like others we are have been very lucky […]
Over the weekend the Original Longmore Avenue (adjacent to the school) was converted into a cycle/footway. This will make it a safer place when walking children to the school. More photos to follow.
The case of the “Fallen Lamp Post”. Just thought it funny – engineers thinking a Rope would hold it up.
Does anyone have any idea when the Attenuation Pond is going “live”? This is the large hole next to the school, which will supply grey water to Victory Fields. Out of interest I don’t see any water extraction and fill […]
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Very impressive to see this school open for business 2 days after handover. All concerned need to be congratulated. I think you have to agree the decorations looks great. Below is an extract from the school website – please visit […]
Today KIER construction hands over two impressive new facilities to the village of Upper Rissington. Liz Bannister, headmistress of Rissington school formally accepts the superb new school today. Can you imagine being taught in a class named “Spitfire”? An appropriate name […]
The Cooperative need to repair the verges that they have systematically destroyed by using inappropriate delivery trucks! An unbelievable amount of unwarranted destruction. Very disappointing. Cooperative Destroying UR Verges ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 5
Cllr Flint, yesterday persuaded Steve Threadingham of KIER to pre-wire the Community Centre for the installation of a Village Defibrillator at the Community Centre FOC (in the anticipation that the Councillors say yes to the proposal at the next council […]
Bus shelter found vandalised today at Upper Rissington. The shelter is on Barrington Road. Barrington Road ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 2
The following is from the Great Rissington School January Newsletter (written by the Headmaster). Click here for the full version. I attended a meeting with the contractors this morning who have confirmed that the new school build is on target […]
The letter below has been sent to ORANGE regarding the lack of cellular communication. Paul Hodgkinson County Councillor for Bourton-on-the-Water & Northleach Corinium House Perrotts Brook Gloucestershire GL7 7BL Mob: 07785 263759 Chief Executive Orange UK 29 January 2015 Dear […]
MP Clifton-Brown – Natural Gas Forum on Saturday 31st January Where: Village Hall Time: 163:0-17:30 Natural Gas Poster
The Community Centre is nearing completion and the kitchen is not provided with any white goods. Councillor Flint has managed to get a Fridge/Freezer from KIER, which is brilliant news. However, the kitchen needs a Commercial Dish Washer. Does anyone […]
Report from Gloucestershire Highways on specific Upper Rissington matters. Click on the PDF Link: GCC Highways Report