Two new websites have been launched offering a reliable source of information about the move toward unitary governance in Northamptonshire.
Named 'Future Northants North' and 'Future Northants West' they carry the same core information while outlining the separate processes being followed in the north and west of the county.
These dedicated sites describe the process so far, who is involved, progress... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 09:32 by Emma Williams
Raunds residents will pilot a new waste collection scheme from East Northamptonshire Council (ENC).
The WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) collection scheme goes live on Monday 23 September and will run until the end of 2019. If successful, the scheme could be rolled out across the district.
During the trial, residents will be able to place small and handheld electrical items out alongside... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:14 by Emma Williams
The Police have issued the following update.
The travellers on Bassfords Recreation Ground have been issued with notice to leave.
Posted: Sun, 11 Aug 2019 21:34 by Kate Houlihan
The Beat the Street initiative in East Northamptonshire is being hailed as a success after a new report shows that the challenge has helped get people walking and cycling across the area.
More than 8,000 walked, ran and cycled 73,000 miles together for Beat the Street from March to May 2019. The initiative saw special sensors called Beat Boxes placed on lampposts around East Northamptonshire which could... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 09:50 by Emma Williams
The Town Council have received notification from ENC that the developers of the proposed distribution warehouse off Brick Kiln Road have submitted an appeal to their refusal of planning permission.
The Town Council previously strongly objected to this application and continues to object to this application, we are writing to the planning inspectorate with our comments. Copies of our previous comments... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 12:44 by Kate Houlihan
All East Northamptonshire residents have been sent a form checking who is registered to vote at their address.
The Household Enquiry Form (HEF) will come from East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) and is sent to every home across the district. It's addressed to the occupier and will contain the details of all those in the household who are registered to vote. Residents are being asked to confirm that... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:14 by Emma Williams
From Sunday 28th July, Stagecoach will be making the following changes to their bus services in the Wellingborough and East Northants areas, including their Raunds – Wellingborough - Northampton service :
Service X46 : Raunds – Higham Ferrers – Rushden – Rushden Lakes – Wellingborough – Wilby – Northampton
Between Rushden and Wellingborough this service will... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:13 by Kate Houlihan
On behalf of Roxhill, the developers of Warth Park, Broadbent Studios have been working on concepts for a Gateway Sculpture at the entrance to Brick Kiln Road. Everyone is invited to see the proposal and meet the artists.
The event takes place on Wednesday 10th July 2019 at Saxon Hall, Raunds.
Session one is 12-2pm
Session two 4.30-7pm
Posted: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 09:33 by Kate Houlihan
Many people will have seen the July issue of Raunds Round-Up. The front cover promotes Raunds Carnival 2019, incorporating Raunds Classic. The Town Council would like to make it clear that the Raunds Classic does not form part of this year's Carnival on Amos Lawrence Playing Field. Unfortunately, print deadlines meant that the editors of Raunds Round-Up were unable to alter the cover or content of... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 17:17 by Kate Houlihan