Calling Rutland’s cooks, restaurants, gastropubs: Create a novel pudding and enter the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee competition for the best Platinum Pudding recipe! Fortnum & Mason are supporting the Royal Family, running a competition to create a pudding for the Jubilee. Let’s have a Rutland tasting of all entries!
21st December – Just broken my foot! So frustrating with so much to do before Christmas but the NHS at Leicester Royal Infirmary have been utterly brilliant, courteous, thorough and all in spite of being so busy really efficient. Thanks to all!
The Queen’s Award For Voluntary Service is a great honour – the highest a voluntary group can achieve. The award to Rutland Rotaract Family Support Centre is only the second in Rutland. It was a privilege to award Pippa Owen (leader) with the Crystal and a certificate signed by Her Majesty.
This stunning window of St Andrew’s Church, Hambleton, Rutland has been reinstalled having been beautifully renovated thanks to Rutland Historic Churches Preservation Trust & a private donor. There was a service of celebration on 12th December 2021.
Christmas arrived in Uppingham on Thursday! A Christmas market, old fashioned fun fair, stalls and fake snow that was so real we all thought it was! It was a pleasure to judge the stunning festive shop windows.