Category Archives: Rutland News

Have your say about St George’s Barracks proposal

The proposed ‘garden village’ on the site of St George’s Barracks may be good for Rutland, but whatever your view regarding the development, we should consider the potential impact on Morcott. Even though the new village will be set between … Continue reading

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Your Community, Your Resources

The Round Rutland organisation, which for 10 years has been providing advice and support to vulnerable and elderly people in the county, is winding up because its funding has come to an end. It is holding a final event – … Continue reading

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Green Bin Charge from April

The Parish Clerk has received a communication from RCC about the new charge for collecting our Green bins: “As you will know, last September Rutland County Councillors voted to introduce a £35 charge for green bin collections, starting from April … Continue reading

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Result of Village Poll

Rutland County Council has posted the result of yesterday’s Village Poll (7 Sept 2017) It is here in PDF form: Notice of Results – Morcott Parish Poll The summary is: TURNOUT 58%; 165 votes were cast, but 1 was rejected … Continue reading

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Open Studios: Last Chance to view Morcott Artists’ Work

This weekend, Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 June 2017, is the last chance this season to visit the studios at Hay Cottage as part of Rutland Open Studios. Mo Gardner and Roy Holley are joined by several other artists exhibiting … Continue reading

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Barrowden Open Gardens this weekend

Barrowden is opening 9 interesting village gardens to the public on Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 June 2017. Entry is £5: buy your ticket (and map) from the tent on the village green. Hours are 12noon to 4.30pm on both … Continue reading

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Chater Community Choir in Uppingham

This popular choir will be entertaining people in Uppingham Parish Church on Saturday 24 June (7.30pm) in a charity concert in aid of Dove Cottage Hospice in Ridlington, and for Wildlife Works Children’s Nursery in Kenya. The choir is now … Continue reading

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