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Photographic Exhibition & Sale

In Memory of  Dave Plumb Upham Village Hall 29th and 30th August 10.00 am – 4.00pm Dave was a passionate photographer, he did sell a lot of his work through various outlets but treated it as funding for his hobby. He won a prestigious competition in EOS magazine in June 2012 with his leopard in...

Upham Village Shop Update – May 2015

After the Public Meeting held on 27th April to discuss the situation, a meeting of those interested in forming an Action Group(USAG) was organised and held on Wednesday, 6th May at 8pm in the Tommy Steele Pavilion. This was attended by over 30 villagers. Gwyn Halsall Little volunteered to Chair the meeting and Cyn Kimble...

Fun Run 10th May at 4pm – Updated

Raising Money for 2 Defibrillators in Upham Thanks to Sue and Freya for doing such a magnificent job of organising the fun run & cake sale today.  It was a fantastic afternoon and hopefully we are closer to our target of being able to purchase 2 defibrillators for the village! Thank you also for the...

Roof Repairs at Upham School over Easter

Over the Easter holidays the hall roof tiles at Upham Primary School are being replaced. As the tiles contain asbestos there will be a specialist team of workers in white protective suits removing the tiles –  possibly starting on Saturday 4 April. The work will be completed by the end of the Easter holiday and...

CLOSURE OF UPHAM SHOP AND POST OFFICE

PUBLIC MEETING ON MONDAY 20th APRIL, 2015 at 8.15 p.m. Upham Parish Council has been informed by the owner of Upham Shop and Post Office that he wishes to close on 17th May 2015. As this is a valuable Village Asset, the Parish Council are holding a Public Meeting on Monday 20th April 2015 at...

Land Required as a Wedding Venue

The Parish Council has had a request from a former player of the Upham Football Club, Tom Hastings. Tom is hoping to hold his wedding reception in a yurt or marquee in the village. Is there anyone in the village with land that Tom would be able to rent on 6th August 2015? Access to...

Morestead Road / Hazeley Road Closures – [Updated]

UPDATED – 25th March 2015 – The Morestead Road is now open.   As part of the programme of works being undertaken by Operation Resilience we will be undertaking mainly carriageway resurfacing and drainage improvements in Hazeley Road and Morestead Road, Morestead. The works are programmed to start on 23 February 2015 and are expected...

Avian Bird Flu – in Upham – Update

The restrictions regarding the case of Avian Influenza at Big path have now been lifted. The Recreation Ground is now open, as are all footpaths.      

Upham Bandits Youth Club

Members of Upham Bandits Youth Club celebrate after receiving a donation of £500 from members of the Harvest Supper Fund Raising Committee.  The Committee recently held a Flower and Produce Show followed by a Harvest Supper and Dance in a marquee in the Churchyard and raised an amazing £2720.  They would like to thank everyone...

Upham Harvest Supper and Disco

Saturday 27th September 7.30pm – 12.00pm, Upham Churchyard Remember the Jubilee Dance?  We thought that it was time for another celebration for the village. It has been many years since Upham and District Gardening Club has held its Annual Autumn Show, we are delighted to have the original cups and shields from the Gardening Club...