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Information and events in Upper Broughton Autumn 2020

COVID19 — Help for villagers in Upper Broughton

During this time of crisis the villagers would like you all to know you are not alone. We have compiled a list of people willing to help with any shopping, prescription collection and any other tasks that you might be unable to do yourself should you be isolated. For further information you can call Katherine 07812 994305

Government Guidance | NHS Covid19 | NHS 111 Online

Signs of spring
Daffodils in spring Upper Broughton

Saturday Market in Upper Broughton
An extensive Fruit & Veg and Cheese stall in the Pub 'Tap & Run' car park Saturday 10.00 — 3.00
NB From Sat 10 April the market will be moving to Old Dalby School.

Cheese Stall

Snow stalls

Upper Broughton Tennis Club (UBYSC)

Winter Tennis… it's nothing like Monkey Tennis.

The Upper Broughton Tennis Club or UBYSC (Upper Broughton Youth & Social Club) has been in constant use since the early 1950's. Now in the 2020's the playing surface, lighting, club house and organisation have kept pace with modern expectations.

Any day of the week, any time of the year and now well into the evenings with the assistance of flood lighting there is seemingly always a game being played. A coaching session being run, singles, doubles, tournaments, desperate lobs being hoist, grudge matches to be settled, serves that were definitely IN, calls that were so clearly OUT.

The club is a great facility to have in such a small community and should be supported by all of us.

The Upper Broughton LTA page
UBLTA

A history of the Upper Broughton Tennis Club
tennis history

Upper Broughton Magazine — Please note during the Covid-19 pandemic the Magazine will only be published Online

Vacancy

Upper Broughton Parish Council Position: Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Hours: 4 Hours a week.
Salary: NJC Scale LC1 (7-12) published 1 April 2019 (£19,544 to £21,589) per annum pro rata (£10.41 to £12.45 per hour) – depending on experience and qualifications) Mileage for travel to and from meetings paid at HMRC rates.
Start date: January 2021 (possibly sooner)
Upper Broughton Parish Council is looking for an enthusiastic and community-minded Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer who has a flexible attitude towards work. The role comprises of managing day-to-day business of the Parish Council, providing guidance to Councillors, ensuring compliance, maintaining financial records and policies and procedures, handling correspondence, ensuring transparency of Council affairs through accurate minute-taking and updating of the Parish Council website. The Parish Clerk will also be required to provide support with matters relating to Parish Council assets.Skills required Basic bookkeeping, excellent written and verbal communication skills, organisation and attention to detail. Completion or progress towards Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA) is desirable but training and support will be provided, as required. More information or a job description, please contact The Clerk: Jo Cartmell. upperbroughtonpc@gmail.com
To apply, please email letter of application and CV to: Closing date for applications is 27th November 20.




Neighbourhood Plan — Vote 30 January 2020 Result: win for YES!
What do we want and what don't we want? The Plan has been voted through.

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The Upper Broughton Neighbourhood Plan

• The ‘Tap & Run’ Public House

• Online: https://ubneighbourhoodplanning.wordpress.com

• Online at Rushcliffe Borough Council

There is a web site all about the plan here

If you are interested in becoming involved then please approach the Parish Council.

What is Neighbourhood Planning? - The official line…

Read more…

 


 

Did you know? You can read the Upper Broughton Magazine Here

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Help for villagers with shopping, prescriptions etc.
07812 994305

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Upper Broughton

Upper Broughton is a small village situated on the Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire border in the East Midlands, UK. With a population of some 250 people it is a small, friendly community on the edge of the Vale of Belvoir. Occupying a hill top position the village has commanding views over wide open countryside as far as Belvoir Castle. Once a farming stronghold Upper Broughton is now mainly a commuter village, well situated for Leicester, Nottingham, Melton Mowbray, Loughborough and surrounding areas. Original Bailey's Melton Mowbray Pork Pies were once made in the village.

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St.Luke's Church

Art Show

Upper Broughton Art Show 2020

October 2021

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