News Blog

Household Waste Recycling Centres at tipping point

Hampshire County Council wants your opinion on the Household Waste Recycling Centres or “Tips” around the county by 22 August. Whether you love or loathe them, this is your chance to make your voice heard. Go to www3.hants.gov.uk/waste-and-recycling to complete the survey or call Hantsdirect on 0845 603 5634 to request a paper copy. Hampshire...

Fracking in Hampshire

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is a technique designed to recover gas and oil from shale rock. Fracking is the process of drilling down into the earth before a high-pressure water mixture is directed at the rock to release the gas inside. Water, sand and chemicals are injected into the rock at high pressure which allows...

Upham School 1814 – 2014

Upham school was founded in 1814 so this year represents their bicentenary year. The children have been discovering the school’s history and as a result have produced a museum in the school hall. They are inviting families to visit next week but also wanted to invite governors, friends, parents of ex-pupils and local residents connected...

Upham Fete, Saturday 5th July

We’d like to invite you to the Upham Church Fete. This is a great family day out with a Fun Dog Show, Flower Show, Upham School Dancing, Children’s Races, Donkey Cart Rides and lots, lots more… For anyone wishing to place an entry in the Flower Show please note that your exhibit will need to...

Upham – County Champions playing at a National Level!

[UPDATE: Upham Primary featured on BBC South Today, 19 May 2014] Competitive sport is very important to us all at Upham. Our children are enthusiastic to be involved in all of the many sports we offer but it is our football team who enjoyed spectacular success this year! On Saturday 22nd March, boys and girls...

Free Theatre Bus

Theatre Royal Winchester is delighted to announce that a FREE THEATRE BUS service will be available to selected performances for residents of Upham. In association with Hampshire County Council, the free bus ride is included in the price of a discounted theatre ticket, and audiences will be taken to and from the theatre by bus....

Village Hall Wednesday Evenings Open

The village hall is currently looking for a regular booking for the main hall on a Wednesday evening.  Please contact Kate Buckland if you are interested or know of anyone that may be interested.

Two One Act Comedies

Tickets are on sale for the latest Upham Players production, Two One Act Comedies. The Audience by Michael Frayn Cup Final by Charles Mander 27th, 28th and 29th March at 7:30pm, Upham Village Hall.  Tickets are £7.50, concessions £5.50. Order your tickets from 01489 860342. There will be a licensed bar.

Report Potholes to the Council

Please note: potholes can be reported to the Hampshire County Council via their website: roadenquiries.hants.gov.uk

Upham Summer Flower Show at the Church Fete

You are invited to take part in the Upham Summer Flower Show at the Church Fete on the 5th July 2014 at Upham House. We will be providing further information on classes and application forms in due course, so do watch this space! You might also want to add the date of the Autumn Show...