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Virtual December Meeting of the Wine Club

We are getting used to a “new normal,” and whilst it can never replace what we all hope will be back soon, it is better than the alternative!  And so it was this December, when the Upton Wine Club hosted their second

First Steps for HUGS

We were slightly hampered by Covid in our first few months – the perishing pandemic prevented us from holding meetings or getting plans for a refill pop-up off the ground. But, we still managed to launch a nature trail

Banksian Medal Awarded by VPA

Well, on the 12th December, despite Blewbury Village Hall refurbishment not being complete, we managed to hold the Banksian Medal Competition outside the hall under a VPA gazebo. Thank you to Andrew for helping me put it

VPA review 2020

You still have time to enter our Banksian Medal Competition, the deadline is December 12th. Details are available at Blewbury Post Office, from Maggie in Upton on 850126 or send me an email to VPA.IN.BL.UP@GMAIL.COM  and

HUGS have More Trees.

It’s National Tree Week, so it’s very fitting that there’ll be 400 new trees planted across the 3 villages following our ‘More trees, please’ campaign. Thanks very much if you’ve found space for one tree (or a whole

St Mary’s Christmas Services

You will appreciate that services for this Christmas will not be as normal but we aim to retain some awe and wonder. The Nativity Play on December 24th at 4.30pm will take place outside in the grounds of the church,

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Minutes from the Upton Parish Council Meeting held on 17th September 2020

Upton Parish Council     Minutes of the virtual meeting of Upton Parish Council held at 7.30pm on Thursday 17th September 2020. In attendance: - Councillors Mr B Shaw (Chair/BS), P McLaughlin (PM), D Beckles

Minutes of the virtual meeting of Upton Parish Council held on Thursday 23rd July 2020.

Attendees:- Cllrs B Shaw (Chair/BS), P McLaughlin (PM), D Beckles (DB), Miss E Cooper (Clerk/EC)   Apologies for absence Cllr B Heneghan was not present. County Councillor M Fox-Davies & District

DRAFT Minutes of the virtual meeting of Upton Parish Council held on Thursday 26th November 2020.

Upton Parish Council    DRAFT Minutes of the meeting of Upton Parish Council held at 7.00pm on Thursday 26th November 2020. This meeting was held via an e-conference system.   In attendance:- Cllr

Minutes UPC Meeting 21.05.2020

Minutes of the Upton Parish Council meeting held on Thursday 21st May 2020 at 7.30pm via an e-conference system.  In attendance:- Cllrs B Shaw (Chair/BS), D Beckles (DB), B Heneghan (BH), P McLaughlin & Miss E

Minutes 09.06.2020

Minutes of an extraordinary meeting of Upton Parish Council at 7.30pm on Tuesday 9th June 2020. The meeting was held via an e-conference system.  In attendance: - Cllr B Shaw (Chair/BS), Miss E Cooper (Clerk / EC),

Council Reporting

Upton Parish Council has concluded it's audit of accounts for 2019/20 and has published it's Notice of Public Rights which can be found here. As the usual annual meetings had to be cancelled the annual reports are here.