Planning

The Trim Trail is complete.

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Update: 21 August 2019 Bovis Homes have clearly invested some serious money on the Trim Trail and it is something that UR should be immensely proud of. I look forward to the Heras fencing being removed ready for a work out on the elements on Proctor and Mitchell Way. There is a rider, I wouldn’t […]

Services

Dragon Vets – work has begun

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Update: 21 August 2019 Dragon Vets announces it will open very soon. Update: 11 July 2019 Update: 14 June 2019 Latest Files: 6  June 2019   The old Co-op that is to become Dragon Vets has been fenced off with Heras fencing ready for conversion work to begin.   Good news indeed. The proposed vets […]

Gallery

August Walkabout

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Only three elements in this photographic gallery: The northern boundary wall of Folland Park has been completed and now looks brilliant. Dragon Vets are progressing well on Siskin Road and plan to open very soon. A huge investment by Bovis on the Trim Trail. Some serious high quality equipment has been bought and something that […]

Services

Village Hall – Charity Commission

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I accidentally came across the Charity Commission website and then I thought of Upper Rissington Village Hall Trust. You can see from the link provided below that the Trust have done exceptionally well and have a huge pot of money in a short space of time. I wish to thank those involved for making it […]

Planning

18/04606/COMPLY – The Watchtower Rissington Airfield

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18/04606/COMPLY | Compliance with Conditions 5 (contamination), 6 (landscaping scheme), 9 (sample panel render) and 10 (details) of Permission 17/04549/FUL – Conversion and change of use of existing airfield control tower into single dwelling – Variation of Condition 2 (Approved drawings) of planning permission ref. 16/00075/FUL to incorporate amended design |  –  Upper Rissington Gloucestershire GL54 […]

Planning

TPO Request 19/02820/TPO & Results

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Please note there is a request for work to be do done IAW with 19/02820/TPO | Tree works detailed in submitted schedule | Street Record Sopwith Road Upper Rissington Gloucestershire. The TPO application was made on the 29th July by Pauline Rigby and I was not aware of this application before my resignation from Upper Rissington […]

Parish Council & Town

There are two vacancies on UR’s Parish Council!

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There are two vacancies on the Parish Council, following two resignations. The process is that if 10 residents request an election by Wednesday 28 August, then that is how the seat or seats will be filled. If an election is not called then the Parish Council may fill the vacancies by co-option. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019 Jerry FlintAcknowledgements: Cotswold District Council

Clubs

Website Future

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I have left the village and as a consequence updates will be less frequent and I do hope if anyone has any news for the site, they will email them to me for inclusion. mail@upperrissington.co.uk We still have family in the area and therefore will visit occasionally, and as a consequence will be very interested […]

Parish Council & Town

Parish Council Meeting – 14 August 2019

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Where: Upper Rissington Village Hall When: August 14, 2019 Time: 1930 Agenda: Agenda-Parish-Council-Meeting-on-14-August-2019 Comment: The reason I gave to URPC for my resignation was as follows: I could not fulfil the election criteria after moving away from the parish. Not a reason, but a fact nevertheless is that councillors have very little input into specific agenda […]

Services

Stow Police Station

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Good afternoon, I was a little dismayed this week after three separate people didn’t know that Stow Police Station was still open as they had thought it was closed. I wanted to pop this alert out to everyone in the North Cotswolds to say that we are still here! And whilst we are not open […]

Planning

CDC takes action following unauthorised work on a listed building in Stow-on-the-Wold

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Cotswold District Council has prosecuted the owners of St Edwards House, The Square, Stow-on-the-Wold under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 for carrying out unauthorised works and alterations to a Grade2* listed building. Digbeth Property Services Ltd pleaded guilty on Monday 22 July at Cheltenham Magistrates Court to undertaking the work without […]

Services

Theft Of Garden Equipment

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Police have received a report of a large amount of garden equipment stolen over night near to Condicote. The majority of items stolen are Sthil petrol chainsaws. Police are requesting that owners of petrol garden equipment check their sheds and outbuildings. It is advisable to write down the serial number of your equipment so if […]

Infrastructure

Rissington Lake (Attenuation Pond) progress?

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Dated: 29 July 2019 A few pictures of the pond and adjacent area showing a huge weed infested area. Very little progress looks to have been made recently, except for the metal guards applied to the brickwork. Does anyone know when the Pond is tentatively ear marked for completion? Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019 Jerry Flint

Services

High End Racing Bike Recovered By Police

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This afternoon I have collected a racing bike that had been left in Great Barrington in some hedges. The owners of a nearby property believed that the bike was stolen and called 101 to report it. The bike also had a bag near by with some personal effects inside. I have contacted CO-OP in Bourton […]

Gallery

24 & 29 July 2019 – Topical Pictures

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Various topical subjects in UR: Trim Trail off Delfin Wright Close Clean-Up by URPC Delfin Way – Dropped Kerbs Lutyens Court Landscaping Tennis Courts – waiting for the weeds to die Resurfaced Bleriot Road Folland Park – pathway Updated: Bovis site completion schedule! Dated: 29 July 2019 Date: 24 July 2019 Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019 Jerry Flint