Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr S Hughes Website

Clerk: Ms Kate Houlihan
The Hall, Raunds
Wellingborough
Northamptonshire NN9 6LT

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Stay Home - Protect the NHS - Save Lives

Stay Home - Protect the NHS - Save Lives

Raunds Town Council office are currently closed. If you need to contact us please call 01933 622087 between 09:30 & 2pm Mon - Fri.

If you are unsure about what you can or cannot do at the moment, please check gov.uk/coronavirus

If you display any coronavirus symptoms, you should self-isolate and get a test. You can book a test through the NHS COVID-19 app or go to www.gov.uk/coronavirus. You must... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 13:47 by Emma Williams

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid

We're Recruiting! Operations Manager

We're Recruiting! Operations Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a team dedicated to providing excellent services to our community.

You will be working across all Town Council buildings and open spaces, liaising with contractors and staff to ensure the upkeep of Council land, playgrounds and facilities. Following a £500,000 investment you will be taking a lead in relaunching Saxon Hall as a community, conference and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 14:30 by kate

Tags: Recruitment, Staff

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements update January 2021

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements update January 2021

Please see document below with details of the revised and reduced road closure information for the A45 / A6 Chowns Mill junction.

The night-time closures are necessary for gantry and road formation works, safety of the workforce and to minimise disruption to the daytime road user.

Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 10:14 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Chowns Mill Roundabout

Light Up Raunds Competition

Light Up Raunds Competition

Well done to the winners of the Light Up Raunds Competition. Raunds Mayor, Cllr Sylvia Hughes and her consort Cllr Dudley Hughes had an amazing time driving round Raunds looking at all the amazing light displays. There really are some fantastic lights this year and people have really made an effort. The winners of the light competition will be notified early in the New Year and their £50 prize... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 18:53 by Emma Williams

Tags: Christmas, Light Up Raunds

Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a team dedicated to providing excellent services to our community. Raunds is a rapidly expanding market town in East Northamptonshire with a population of 10,000.

The Town Council currently provides a wide range of services to the community including: parks, markets, opens spaces, a cemetery, community buildings as well as delivering a wide range of community... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 11:53 by kate

Tags: Job Vacancy, employment

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements update 2020

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements update 2020

A45 Chown's Mill roundabout update December 2020

Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 11:37 by Emma Williams

Tags: Chowns Mill Roundabout

Think NHS 111 First

Think NHS 111 First

NHS England and NHS Improvement has launched the next phase of the latest 'Help Us, Help You' campaign which focuses on the NHS 111 service as a new way to access A&E.

If you have an urgent but not life-threatening medical need, make sure you contact NHS 111 first rather than going straight to A&E. If you do need urgent care, then NHS 111 can now book you in to be seen quickly and safely in... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 11:17 by Emma Williams

Tags: NHS; 111

Covid-19 Tier 2 and what it means!

From 2nd December we move into Tier 2 - High Alert

See the attached poster for an explanation of what this means!

Posted: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 22:46 by Emma Williams

Tags: Coronavirus

Vacancy in the office of Town Councillor (Windmill Ward)

Vacancy in the office of Town Councillor (Windmill Ward)

Following the resignation of Jamie Duff from the Town Council a casual vacancy exists in the office of Councillor for Windmill Ward.

On receipt of a request in writing from any ten local government electors for the said Ward an election to fill the vacancy will be held within sixty days. If no such request is made the vacancy will be filled by the Town Council.

Please note that if an election is requested,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 16:48 by kate

Tags: Co-option, Councillor Vacancy, Election

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements

A45 / A6 Road Closure REVISED PROGRAMME

The planned night time road closure for the A45 & A6 (North) between the A45 Chowns Mill roundabout and Nene Park roundabout, Irthlingborough through November 2020 schedule has now changed from the previously advertised plan.

The closure schedule(s) are attached.

NOTE:Signed diversion routes will be in place during any closures. Our planned closures may be subject... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 11:13 by Nicola Barker

Tags: A45 Chowns Mill Roundabout

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