Duckpond Restoration [Updated]

What do you like about the pond? What are we doing about it? The Parish Council have obtained a grant to regenerate the pond. This is a great opportunity to improve the water quality, to improve wildlife habitat, do more planting and improve access so that it becomes an attractive, relaxing area used both by […]

Read more · Comments { 17 }

Remembering Mike Burns

Older residents at Upham will be sad to hear that Ex-Police Constable Mike Burns has recently died at his home in Hungary at the age of 72yrs. Mike was the resident Country Beat Officer for the Upham and Durley Beats in the late 1960’s. He was resident and worked from an office in the Hampshire […]

Read more · Comments { 0 }

Jane Beloe receives Mayoral Community Award

Parishioners will be delighted to know that Jane Beloe, assistant priest at Blessed Mary, Upham and St Peter’s Church, Bishops Waltham was awarded a Mayor of Winchester’s Community Award by last year’s Mayor, Cllr Barry Lipscomb. This was in recognition and appreciation of Jane’s unstinting service to the community. Jane came to Upham with Simon, […]

Read more · Comments { 0 }

Leaflet Delivery in Upham

The Upham Parish Council is looking for a willing parishioner to deliver leaflets to each household within the Upham parish. Payment will be made to deliver around 25o leaflets as and when required by Upham Parish Council. Please contact: Mrs A Collins, Clerk to Upham Parish Council Tel: 01489 – 860236 Email:

Read more · Comments { 0 }

Broadband Update

According to the County Council they have started the formal tender process to appoint a commercial partner. The successful company will implement Hampshire’s programme to bring faster broadband to areas of the county that will not be upgraded by the commercial market. An appointment is likely to be made in February/March 2013 and work will start […]

Read more · Comments { 2 }

Could you become a volunteer driver for the community?

A new campaign aimed at boosting the number of volunteer drivers willing to step in and help their local communities get around, has been launched. Transport provided by community organisations is vital for many people in Hampshire to help them access services. Hampshire County Council, in partnership with the Hampshire Volunteer Centre Network, the CVS […]

Read more · Comments { 0 }

‘Hitting the Cold Spots’ Helping you stay warm in Hampshire

Are your heating bills going through the roof?  If they are, much of the heat you are paying for could be going the same way.  Hitting the Cold Spots, a Hampshire County Council scheme funded by a grant from the Department of Health, can help and advise you on ways to keep warm and healthy […]

Read more · Comments { 1 }

Upham Players: The Peter Pan-to [New Pics]

The Peter Pan-to This was written by Will Peters for the Upham Players and features the fearsome Captain Hook, an unruly band of pirates, Peter – of course, Tinkerbell, and the Darling family, Mr and Mrs Darling, Wendy, John and Michael. We also have the unlikely addition of the ‘Frenchies’ and one or two Mysterious […]

Read more · Comments { 9 }

Join the campaign for faster broadband in Upham!

Hampshire County Council and its commercial partners have been allocated government funding to help bring faster broadband to parts of Hampshire that have poor internet access. That could include Upham, if we show we are keen enough. Evidence of high demand will be needed to encourage the commercial companies to invest in the network infrastructure. […]

Read more · Comments { 0 }

Anticipated Dates for Water Mains Renewal

Please find below the anticipated start and finish dates for the water mains renewal work. Portsmouth Water have indicated that these are best guess dates, rather than an exact timeline.

Read more · Comments { 0 }