News Blog

Flooding in Upham [Updated 15 Feb]

[box type=”alert”]If your home is in real danger of being flooded or has been flooded already, please inform the Parish Clerk on 01489 860236 or email uphampc@homecall.co.uk. Anne Collins is in daily contact with the Emergency Control Centre and can request help where needed.  Please only make contact if your property is in real danger.[/box]...

Are you Pregnant or a New Mum?

Would you like to meet other pregnant women in the area, or new mums to form friendships over some tea and cake? Pregnant and new mums are welcome on Saturday the 22nd  February at 3pm, Mortimer’s Lane, Fair Oak. Please call or Text Clare on: 07824878280 for more information

Disease affecting dogs in Hampshire

Please be aware of an as yet unidentified disease affecting dogs in Hampshire. Mr Walker, from Anderson Moores Veterinary Specialists in Hursley, near Winchester, who has had 13 dogs die at his practice alone says: “We have a much better understanding of what is going on, but we don’t know what the underlying trigger is....

TRUSTEES SOUGHT FOR THE VILLAGE HALL COMMITTEE

The Trustees of the Village Hall are looking for new Trustees to join the management committee of the Hall. There is a specific vacancy for a Secretary but we would welcome anyone in the community who would like to play a small part in the running of an attractive facility which makes a significant contribution...

POND PARTY CELEBRATION!!

For those of us who were there on Saturday I hope watching the 25 plus children enthusiastically planting up 100s of daffs and then settling rapt to listen to the storytelling, will have capped the whole years work off perfectly for you, with a sense of a mission well accomplished. Once again many thanks for...

Information about the firefighter industrial action

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service is reassuring the public that emergency calls will be answered and responded to during the next stage of industrial action planned by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU). It has been announced by the FBU that a five-hour strike will take place on Saturday 19 October. This follows the previous four-hour...

Upham in Old Pictures – By John Bosworth

“Upham in Old Pictures” – By John Bosworth is a lovely,  historical view of Upham through old photographs. Although the book is now out of print, we still have plenty of copies available. They are priced at £9.00 each and all proceeds go to the Bishops Waltham Museum. Copies of the book can be purchased...

Our Village, Our Voice Questionnaires are here!

To find out what features, local characteristics, facilities and services are valued by people in the village, and to identify local problems and issues which need to be tackled we have put together two questionnaires. A member of the steering group will be delivering hard copies to every house in the village during September and...

Reunions can be Murder!

The Upham Players present a Murder Mystery Comedy: REUNIONS CAN BE MURDER! Written by Shelley Pitter and Martin Dearlove 14th, 15th and 16th November at 7:30pm at the Upham Village Hall Lord and Lady Berrington have been invited to a school reunion. St Georges is trying to raise funds for a new science lab but...

Questionnaire

We are putting together a Parish Plan. As an initial step we need to find out what features, local characteristics, facilities and services are valued by people in the village, and to identify local problems and issues which need to be tackled. To help us do this we have put together questionnaires which a member...