Sunday, 23 April 2017




Last weeks quiz for John Coupland Hospital raised £114.

Half time result, had Team Bar Crowd in the lead by one point!
Full time quiz, was won comfortably by The Oblong Table. Well Done!

Thank you to everyone who supported this worthy cause, this weeks quiz on Thursday 27th April is raising money for Upton and Kexby Cricket Club,
Please come along to The Rose and Crown Pub Upton and support the Cricket Club. Quiz starts at 8.30pm.


Report by

Liz Allan

Friday, 14 April 2017



Last nights quiz was a great success at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton. Once again we had a great turnout, raising funds for the Church, in memory of  Mrs Audrey Rushton,

Half time quiz winners... Rushtons Rookies. Full time quiz winners The DB's.

Total Raised last night £266. Well done and thank you to everyone!

Next weeks quiz is for John Coupland Hospital Gainsborough.

Please come along to the Rose and Crown, the quiz starts at 8.30pm every Thursday, raising money for great local charities.

Report by


Liz Allan

Monday, 10 April 2017

Good Morning from Upton!

Thursday nights Quiz at The Rose and Crown Pub Upton certainly raised the bar!  What a brilliant turn out!  Thank you to everyone, who took the time to help and take part in the Quiz.

The half time Quiz was won by the Dunce's Corner and the full time Quiz was won by the No Hopers. 

The total raised for the Breast Cancer Unit at Lincoln Hospital was an amazing £710. This I'm sure is a Quiz record !

Next weeks Quiz is in memory of Mrs Audrey Rushton, with funds raised going to the church.

Please come along and enjoy a fun night at the Rose and Crown.

Report by Liz Allan.

Thursday, 6 April 2017

A TRIP TO BARNSDALE GARDENS JUNE 29TH.


The coach will be leaving at 9.15.a.m.    UPTON
                                                                 KEXBY
                                                                 WILLINGHAM
                                                                 STURTON BY STOW

Approx time back 3.30 - 4.00.p.m.
 £ 12.00 entry/fare combined.
Contact Jenny Whiteside 01427 788072.  

Sunday, 2 April 2017

30th March 2017

Great Quiz last night at The Rose and Crown Pub Upton, raising money for The Methodist Chapel Upton.

Scott's Sizzlers, won both the half time quiz and the full time quiz! Very well done.

Thank you, to all the teams who took part............we raised £180 !

Next Week the quiz is for Radiotherapy. 

Please come along and support this charity.

Liz Allan

Thursday, 30 March 2017

QUIZ

Last week was in aid of the Summer Fete / Christmas Market funds
winners were the "Tele Addicts" & the "No Hopers" £147 was raised
this week is for the Chapel funds.


SUMMER FETE

A meeting was held to discuss this event, which will be on August Bank Holiday Sat.
further details will be announced later, but to start things off, a Bingo night will be held at the Rose & Crown
on Monday 24th. April @ 7-00 pm. and then hopefully once a month after that.

VILLAGE HALL

On Sat. 1st. April  form 2-00 to 4-00 pm. A Grand Jumble Sale  will be held, please support !.

CORRESPONDENT

 In future the new village correspondent will be Elizabeth Allen, Contact details to be announced next week.

Report by P Rushton.

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

SURVEY FOR BROADBAND

In December 2016 West Lindsey District council made a decision to develop a survey that would test out the extent of the issue of broadband throughout West Lindsey.

They have asked Upton parish Council to inform all residents of this survey and to inform you of the website where you can complete it.
Please click on the link below to take part.

To be completed before Friday 28th April 2017.

if you have any queries about any aspect of this research, please contact Katy Allen. West Lindsey District Council. 01427 675149. or email katy. allen@west-lindsey.gov.uk

Monday, 20 March 2017

QUIZ

Last week was in aid of "Pages Pet Rescue" winners were the "Oblong Table" £160 was raised,
this week is for the Christmas market funds.
This will be preceded by a meeting at 7-30 , will all organisations please send a representative,
also a raffle/auction prize.

SERVICES

This Sunday (26th)
Church :- Morning Prayer @ 9-30
Chapel :- Service @ 10-30 with Karen Elvidge

CORRESPONDENT

Due to the death of Audrey Rushton, the villages of Upton & Kexby are looking for a local correspondent,
for further information contact Peter Rushton on 01427 838369 or aud.pete999@gmail.com

Report by P Rushton.

Thursday, 9 March 2017

QUIZ

Last week was n aid of the Playing Fields, winners were :- the "No Hopers" & Oblong Tablers"
£150 was raised, this week is for Cricket Club.
Don't forget 8-30 start !!!

SERVICES

This Sunday (12th.March)
Church, Morning Prayer @ 9-30
Chapel, Service @ 10-30.

Report by P Rushton.

Sunday, 5 March 2017

GAMES NIGHT




  AT THE ROSE AND CROWN UPTON

FRIDAY 10TH MARCH 7.30 PM


DOMINOES  ( TEAM OF 2 )
POOL
DARTS


£2 entry per event, prizes for winners.
In aid of Playing Field.

Monday, 27 February 2017

QUIZ

Last week was in aid of "Bloomers" £115 was raised, winners were :- "Oblong Table Ladies" & "No Hopers"
This week is for Playing Fields. Please note, it starts at 8-30 pm.

SERVICES

This Sunday (5th. March)
Church :- Holy Communion @ 9-30
Chapel :- Service @ 10-30

HORTICULTURAL 

Advance notice, Please note, change of date for this years show,
it will now be held on Sunday 3rd. September.

Report by P Rushton.

Monday, 20 February 2017

QUIZ

Last week was in aid of "Stars" children's charity, £ 235 was raised,
winners were the "No Hopers" & Oblong Table
This week is for "Bloomers"
A reminder, next week (2nd. March) Starts at 8-30.

SERVICES

This Sunday (26th.)
Church:- Morning Prayer @ 9-30
Chapel :-Service @ 10-30 with Mr. P. Atkinson

PANCAKE DAY

Shrove Tuesday 28th Feb. Pancakes are being served in the Rose & Crown from 6-30 pm. £5 per head. Proceeds towards Church.

Report by P Rushton.

SPRING IS IN THE AIR

These are some of the new arrivals for the Upton show team.



A very proud Farmer Jack.


Photo's sent in by Rachel Bowles.

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

FLIX IN THE STICKS

Next film is "The Jungle Book" Wed. 15th. Feb. in Village Hall @ 7-30

VILLAGE HALL

Table top sale Sat. 25th. Feb. 1-00 to 4-00 pm.

SERVICES

This Sunday (12 th.)
Church :- Morning Prayer @ 9-30
Chapel :- Service @ 10-30 with Dr. D. Owen