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Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Updates Updated 1pm on 26 March 2020 Shopping tips Hylands (892518) – Have posted on FB that they’re completely overwhelmed (26 March) and not delivering any more orders. They can be collected and paid for at the back of the shop. Grovers (891937) – Grovers delivery day will be Thursday. Orders should be placed...

Reopening of Household Waste Recyling Centres in Hampshire

The main principle for opening the HWRCs is to operate as normally as possible to keep the communications straightforward and minimise the number of changes that residents need to deal with.  This will ensure that we focus the communications effort on the key differences that customers will see, namely the need to maintain social distancing....

VE Day 75 Commemoration – Friday 8th May

As you are probably aware, before the arrival of Covid-19, we were planning several events in Upham to mark the 75th anniversary of the end of WW2 in Europe, VE Day, on the weekend of the 8th – 10th May. Obviously, these plans have had to be put on ice, but we will definitely still...

Upham Update – April 2020

The April 2020 issue of the Upham Update (PDF) is out. The update is the work of the Communications Group and is part of their strategy to improve communication in the village. The aim is to produce updates every two months, initially distributed on paper but moving towards online publication via email and this website....

Important Update from Hampshire County Council

Everybody in Hampshire has been affected by Coronavirus (COVID-19). We have all been asked to play our part in slowing the spread of the disease to protect frontline services, shield the most vulnerable and ultimately save lives. The County Council is no exception and has been working around the clock, with their partners, to make...

Current Villageroo Menu from The Brushmakers

Current menu from 17th April 2020 Alresford Watercress soup, artisan roll  £5 Free range Chicken Tikka Massala with pilau rice  £8.50 Chalk Stream Trout fillet with lemon and watercress sauce Served on sliced Cornish new potatoes, peas on side  £11 Lobster Mac and Cheese £8.50 Steak, onion and Ale shortcrust pie with mash and seasonal...

Winchester District Citizens Advice Bureau

Whilst they cannot deliver face-to-face services the Citizens Advice Winchester District is directing all their efforts into delivering telephone and e-mail advice. If you need to contact the CAB then call the adviceline on 03444 111306 (open 9.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. and Saturday 10.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m.) Alternatively e-mail advice@winchesterdistrictcab.org.uk There are also...

Upham Update – February 2020

The February 2020 issue of the Upham Update (PDF) is out. The update is the work of the Communications Group and is part of their strategy to improve communication in the village. The aim is to produce updates every two months, initially distributed on paper but moving towards online publication via email and this website....

Register your car to access Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs)

Hampshire County Council has announced that it will introduce a resident permit system at its household waste and recycling centres (HWRCs) later this year, which will see those from outside the county charged to use them. Residents in Hampshire, are now being asked to register their vehicles in order to avoid a £5 per visit...

Upham Update – December 2019

The December 2019 issue of the Upham Update (PDF) is out. The update is the work of the Communications Group and is part of their strategy to improve communication in the village. The aim is to produce updates every two months, initially distributed on paper but moving towards online publication via email and this website....