Author: Michelle Orpin

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: Full Council, November, 2019

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: Foxfields, Christmas Fair

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

New Zebra Crossing in St Crispins

New Zebra Crossing in St Crispins

There will be a new zebra crossing on St Crispin Drive (see the attached image for location details). It is is going to be installed week on 11th and 12th November. The Parish council have contributed towards the cost of the works. Due to the works the road will be closed at the cricket ground entrance for two days between 8am and 4pm.

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 07:34 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Zebra Crossing, St Crispins

Notice of Parish Councillor Vacancy

Notice of Parish Councillor Vacancy

Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council. The Returning Officer has confirmed that a bye election has not been called.

Therefore, the Parish Council may choose to fill the vacancy by co-option at a meeting to be held on 7th October 2019.

Candidate's wishing to be considered should forward a CV and supporting statement to the Parish Clerk Nina... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 Oct 2019 15:13 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Councillor Vacancy

Full Council Meeting - Monday 7th October 2019

A Full Council Meeting will take place in the Oak Room, Berrywood Hospital, Northampton, Monday 7th October 2019, at 7.15pm.

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

Posted: Tue, 01 Oct 2019 14:56 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Full Council, Agenda, October, 2019

Notice of Parish Councillor Vacancy

Notice of Parish Councillor Vacancy

Notice of Parish Councillor Vacancy
Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.

The Returning Officer has confirmed that a bye election has not been called. Therefore, the Parish Council may choose to fill the vacancy by co-option.

For further information about the role of Councillor and the process of co-option, please contact the Parish Clerk... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Sep 2019 09:21 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Councillor, vacancy

Upton Meadows Community Show 27th July 2019

Upton Meadows Community Show 27th July 2019

The Upton Meadows Community Show celebrates Upton and surrounding areas and is set to be a fun packed family event. The event has been organised by Upton Meadows Residents Association (UMRA).

The event takes place on Saturday 27th July at Upton Country Park. FREE entry and parking and takes place from 10am until 5:30pm.

Please see the poster for further information and contact events@bradlughfieldscommunityshow.co.uk... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 14:52 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Upton Community Show, 2019