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

Tuesday, 7 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.

Report by P Rushton.

Monday, 30 January 2017

QUIZ

Last week was in aid of Christmas Market funds ! a bit early but we have to start somewhere to get money in for the year, 
Winners were the "No Hopers" & "Oblong table Ladies" £ 105 was raised. This week is "Vitality Fitness"
Please note as from Thur. 2nd. March, quizes will start at 8-30 pm. to try & get more people interested.

CRICKET CLUB

The A.G.M. was held with the following elected :- President, John Thurlby, Chair. Sue Roberts, Vice. John Alsop, Sec. Dave Farrow, 
Treas. Nick Ward - Lowry.
It was greed to enter the Wed. evening league, also run 3 junior teams, under 9s, under 13s & under 15s.
New members of all ages will be welcome, contact :- Sue on 839271 or Nick on 787210.
They will not be having the B.B.Q. on bank hol. Mon this year. but an event for presentations later.

CHRISTMAS MARKET

A meeting was held to discuss last year & plan for this. Thanks were expressed to Jenny & Lol at the Rose & Crown, Jenny Littlewood , Lyn Alsop, Audrey & Pete Rushton, and all who helped to make  it a success, which was agreed went very well with all participating organisations receiving £280 .
As the Cricket are not having the B.B.Q. this year, it was decided to hold a summer fete at the Rose & Crown on Aug. Bank Hol. Sat. towards these funds, and any organisations are invited to get  involved, please contact, Lyn Alsop on 838502


SERVICES

This Sunday (2nd. Feb.)
Church :- Holy Communion @ 9-30
Chapel :- Service @ 10-30 with Mr. K. Knapton

Report by P Rushton.

Sunday, 22 January 2017

QUIZ

Last week was in aid of the village Phone box decorations, £85-50 was raised,
winners were, T.A.S.Z. & Oblong Table Ladies.
this week is for Christmas market funds.

CHRISTMAS MARKET

Don't forget the meeting Thursday 26th Jan. 8-00 pm. prior to the quiz, all organisations are asked to send a representative.
to receive last years proceeds & plan for this year !

SERVICES

This Sunday (29th.)
Church :- NO Service
Chapel :- Service @ 10-30, with Mr. D, Lockwood.

Report by P Rushton.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016


CHAPEL

Last week saw the joint Carol Service between Chapel & Church, with a full house, led by Rev. Louise Carr,
with readings from both denominations, and plays by the the children, which was enjoyed by all,
this was followed by seasonal refreshments.

QUIZ

Last week was in aid of the Air Ambulance, winners were "Young & Good Looking" and "The Quips"
this was a "roll over" the total raised this year for the Air Ambulance Realized £248
The next quiz T.B.A.

SERVICES

This Sunday (Jan. 1st.)
Church :- Holy Communion @ 9-30
Chapel :- No Service 

Report by P Rushton.

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

CHAPEL

Last week saw the first of the Carol  Services, when a crib service was held in the Chapel field.
The scene was created from the scarecrows' that were made earlier in the year by children and adults, and proved very effective.
With Shepherds; kings; Joseph, Mary & baby Jesus.
A short service was lead by Rev. L. Carr, followed by festive refreshments.

SERVICES

This Sunday (18th.)
Church :- NO Service
Chapel :- Joint Carol Service with Church @ 6-00 pm.

QUIZ

Last week was for Christmas market funds, £176 was raised, winners were, Oblong Table Ladies &
The No Hopers, This week is for Diabetes Uk.

Report by P Rushton

Wednesday, 7 December 2016


QUIZ

Last week was in aid of the air ambulance, £41-50 was raised, winners were, "The 4 of us" & Oblong Table.
This week is for Christmas Market funds.

CHRISTMAS MARKET

Thursday 8th Dec staring at 6-pm, with Lea School Choir, and market & light switch on @ 6-30
Please support for all local organisations.

FRIENDSHIP CLUB

Last week was a quiz, organised by Chris. Petty and proved a very interesting afternoon, winners were, Ann Williams 
& Peter Rushton. the next event is the Christmas lunch on Dec.15th.

PARISH COUNCIL

At the last meeting all councilors were present, no members of the public attended. The meeting began with a minutes silence in
remembrance of John Smart, a past  and very good member of the Council.
Matters discussed were, B.T. broadband, speed signs, precept for next year, Christmas lights & Village Hall.

SERVICES

This Sunday (11th.)
Church :- Morning Prayer @ 9-30
Chapel :- Service, with Tim. Smith @10-30

Report by P Rushton.