Author: Michelle Orpin

Coronavirus Update from Upton Parish Council

Coronavirus Update from Upton Parish Council

Dear Parishioners,

You will all be aware of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. At this time, the Parish Council would like to encourage you to consider ways to keep yourself, your loved ones and those in your community safe, particularly the isolated and vulnerable. We are following the advice from the government and encourage you to do the same: https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 17:48 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Coronavirus

Local Elections Postponed until 2021

Local Elections Postponed until 2021

Please be advised that local elections including the Parish have been postponed until May 2021 due to the Coronavirus.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-51876269

Posted: Sat, 14 Mar 2020 07:24 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Local elections postponed

Full Council Meeting - Monday 3rd February 2020

Full Council Meeting - Monday 3rd February 2020

A Full Council Meeting will take place in the Oak Room, Berrywood Hospital, Northampton, Monday 3rd February 2020, at 7.15pm.

The business to be transacted is detailed on the attached agenda. Press and Public welcome.

Posted: Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:27 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: 2020, Agenda, February, Full Council

Full Council Meeting - Monday 6th January 2020

Full Council Meeting - Monday 6th January 2020

A Full Council Meeting will take place in the Oak Room, Berrywood Hospital, Northampton, Monday 6th January 2020, at 7.15pm.

The business to be transacted is detailed on the attached agenda. Press and Public welcome.

Posted: Sat, 04 Jan 2020 09:23 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: 2020, Agenda, Full Council, January

Tonight at St Crispin Retail Village, Kent Road

Tonight at St Crispin Retail Village, Kent Road

Tonight, Friday 13th December from 5-7pm in Kent Road (where the St Crispin Retail Village is). Enjoy some Christmas festivities with a Mince Pie and Mulled wine and a special visit from Father Christmas whilst listening to carols.

Posted: Fri, 13 Dec 2019 14:56 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Christmas Carols

Christmas Carols and Santa Visit to St Crispin Retail Village

Christmas Carols and Santa Visit to St Crispin Retail Village

Christmas Event supported by Upton Parish Council taking place in St Crispin Retail park to enjoy carol singing, mince pies and mulled wine. Friday 13th December from 5-7pm. Father Christmas and his elves will be making a visit on their sleigh with the Rotary Club 1070. We look forward to seeing you there!

Posted: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 13:20 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Christmas Carols

Friends of St Crispins Cemetery - Update

Friends of St Crispins Cemetery - Update

We have formed this group to bring the cemetery back to a good standard and the on-going project has been allied to Upton Parish Council to ensure continued support for our local heritage. Northampton Borough Council are also involved, as the owners of the land, and both councils have offered help, as required.

The St Crispin Hospital was opened in 1876 and was known as the County Lunatic Asylum. The... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 10:11 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: St Crispin Cemetery

Full Council Meeting - 4th November 2019

Full Council Meeting - 4th November 2019

A Full Council Meeting will take place in the Oak Room, Berrywood Hospital, Northampton, Monday 4th November 2019, at 7.15pm.

The business to be transacted is detailed on the attached agenda. Press and Public welcome.

Posted: Wed, 30 Oct 2019 20:38 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: 2019, Full Council, November

Foxfields Christmas Fair - 30th November 2019

Foxfields Christmas Fair - 30th November 2019

The Foxfields Christmas Fair in Upton takes place on 30th November from 10am until 2pm.

There will be a host of stalls offering cakes, sweets, cards and gifts. If you are interested in having a stall please contact Shirley on 07593 504220.

The cafe will be open and Father Christmas will be making an appearance!

A great local community event.

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 11:13 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Christmas Fair, Foxfields

Speed Reminder Signs to be installed in Upton Parish

Speed Reminder Signs to be installed in Upton Parish

Upton Parish Council has a project which was included in its 2019/2020 budget to procure and install speed reminder signs. The technology now allows for the option of a removable sign, which gives greater flexibility to be used at various locations around the Parish, which suffer from poor driver speed awareness.

As part of a review, UPC approached a provider of the signs and took the option to trial... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 07:46 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Speed signs, Upton Parish Council