Useful Information


Staploe Medical Centre, Soham

Access to online “Ask my GP “ system and all other practice services.

Emergencies out of hours dial 111

Haddenham Surgery

Includes Stretham surgery

Wicken Village

Upware is a hamlet within the parish of Wicken, so many admin. matters are dealt with by Wicken Parish Council. Here may be found much about our “Parent” village, and minutes of PCC meetings etc.

East Cambridgeshire District Council

Our local District Council, deals with Planning, Waste Collections, Markets, Housing, Council Tax and much more.

Cambridgeshire County Council

Next level up, CCC deals with transport, highways, schools, libraries, waste and recycling, registrar, planning and development, trading standards, and many more

Five Miles from Anywhere and No Hurry inn

Our local. Boats, beer, boogie, free wifi and great food and good company.  What more could you want?


Only one bus service to Upware, Service 117, Thursdays only,

Leaves Upware 10:40 to Ely at 11.:25.

Returns Ely 13:55, Upware 14:40

Ely and Soham Dial-a-Ride

Dial-a-Ride is a pre-bookable minibus service that will collect individuals from their door and take them into Ely or other local destinations.

Upware Ferry

From the Five Miles Inn , local river trips and river crossings. See website for all details