For the past two-and-a-half years Uplands has operated under what is known as a ‘local funding’ option. However a lack of funding information from Post Office Limited had put any future agreements with the Town Council on hold and the future of the facility was again in doubt.
However following a joint meeting with Post Office managers, Stroud MP Neil Carmichael and Mr Craig, the Town Council has agreed a fresh contract for the next three years.
Article added online 8th April 2011
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