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New Play Equipment at the Recreation Ground

The Parish Council announce the installation of new play equipment at the Recreation Ground. Chair of the PC Gwyn Halsall commented ‘We are grateful to the National Lottery for awarding a grant to cover the cost of this new equipment, which replaces the willow structures which had become unsafe.’

Neighbourhood Watch News

Hampshire Constabulary’s Cyber Crime Team are issuing warning after 15 year old girl’s Snapchat account was hacked. The criminals have used the victim’s account to send messages to her contacts and friends – encouraging them to harm themselves.They have then demanded money from the victim so she can regain control of the account. Detective Inspector...

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...

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...

Coronavirus Updates

Updated on 23rd November 2020. Hampshire County Council advice For the latest on Coronavirus from Hampshire County Council, click here. Community cohesion If you would like to talk to someone from the Upham Community Group, contact Janet Dunford – Tel: 01489 860579 Jane Beloe – Tel: 01489 860452 email: commshub@uphamvillage.org.uk Councillor Details: Gwyn Halsall: 860258...