Empingham Parish Council

Serving the people of Empingham

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Clerk: Mrs Rowan Scholtz
9 Highfield Close, Empingham
Rutland LE15 8QB

Tel: 01780 460557

Latest News

Temporary Road Closure A606 Whitwell Road, Audit Hall Road and Stamford Road

The effect of the order will be that during the dates and times specified below all vehicles will be prohibited from proceeding along the length of roads known as A606 Whitwell Road, Audit Hall Road and Stamford Road from Sykes Lane to Stamford Road

The closure is to enable Tarmac to undertake Surface Dressing works on behalf of Rutland County Council

The duration of the Closure shall be for a maximum... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 15:05 by Rowan Scholtz

Tags: Highways, Road Closure

National Age UK Coronavirus Leaflet

An information leaflet from Age UK

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 11:58 by Rowan Scholtz

Tags: Healthcare, Newsletters, Services

Leicestershire & Rutland Age UK

Leicestershire & Rutland Age UK Newsletter

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 11:52 by Rowan Scholtz

Tags: Services


Dear resident,

Many people, understandably, are taking this period of forced isolation to have a good clear out. That's great but please store what you want to dispose of until the municipal waste sites and charity shops re-open. Both were closed partly because of the need for social distancing but mainly because of the risk of staff becoming infected from the virus being on the goods disposed of/donated.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 14:26 by Rowan Scholtz

Tags: COVID-19


Use the link below to access Rutland County Councils Community Information, advice and support hub for:

Information for businesses, employees, and the self employed.

Information, advice and services offering help to people living in Rutland.

Information and advice for educational settings, parents and carers.

Media enquiries.

Changes and closures to Council Services.

Crisis helpline for vulnerable people.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 11:29 by Rowan Scholtz

Tags: COVID-19, School, Services

Suspended Council Services

A number of Council Services have been suspended temporarily as part of Rutland County Councils response to Covid-19.

A full list of all suspended/remaining services can be found on Rutland County Councils website

Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 11:14 by Rowan Scholtz

Tags: Services


A group of volunteers from all around Empingham have come together to create a plan to assist all our elderly and more vulnerable friends and neighbours through this challenging and difficult time due to the coronavirus outbreak.

If you, or a relative, are affected and need support please know that we are here to help.

We are working closely with both the Empingham Medical Centre, our local village shop... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 15:03 by Rowan Scholtz

Tags: COVID-19

Council Leader's statement on COVID-19

Please use the link which will take you to Rutlands Council Leader's statement on COVID-19

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 14:17 by Rowan Scholtz

Tags: COVID-19

Bus Service Notice

Information for the Town and Parish Councils

The local public bus operators will try to run their journeys as normal for as long as possible and are certainly hoping to carry on for the rest of the week. However, they are also having to look into potential service changes to cover any problems that may arise due to Covid-19. Rutland County Council will endeavour to keep passengers notified of any changes,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 16:01 by Rowan Scholtz

Tags: Services, Transport

Coronavirus Related Scams

There are unfortunately always people who will take advantage of any situation. Some have already been doing this for the corona virus.

Please see the attached guidance / warning around such scams. This is issued by the City of London Police but equally relevant to all.

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 13:11 by Rowan Scholtz

Tags: Scams

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