We are pleased to advise that at our Annual Meeting of the Town Council on 14th May 2019 Councillor Richard Levell was elected Town Mayor for the 2019/20 Civic Year. Cllr Levell's consort for his Mayoral year will be Mrs Magdalena Levell.
Councillor Lee Wilkes was elected as Deputy Mayor and his consort will be Councillor Helen Howell.
Any correspondence for the Town Mayor or Deputy Mayor may be sent... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 May 2019 11:39 by Emma Williams
This year's Raunds Mayor's Show will be held on Sunday 19th May from 12 noon till 5pm at Bassfords Recreation Ground, Marshalls Road, Raunds. It is set to be bigger and better than ever with live entertainment from solo singer Maddie Cole, Medieval Re-enactment from Historia Normannis, Animals UK with lots of unusual animals, children's competitions and tug-of-war, even bigger fun fair as well as an... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 08 May 2019 13:49 by Emma Williams
On Sunday 7th April Raunds Mayor' Cllr Richard Levell held a Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration for his mayoral year at St Peters Church. The Mayor was joined by Mayoress Magdalena Levell and other dignitaries. Amongst the congregation were Town and District Councillors, Different Direction Choir and this year's Citizens Award winners and nominators. https://www.raunds-tc.gov.uk/the-mayor.html
Posted: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:51 by Emma Williams
We have a variety of stalls from Books, Cakes, Baby Clothes, Handmade Gifts and Jams & Chutney's and more! So make sure you come along and support your local traders. There will also the 'Bubbleman' to entertain the kids.
Posted: Thu, 28 Mar 2019 14:04 by Emma Williams
Running start for Beat the Street in East Northants!
Beat the Street – East Northant's giant walking and cycling initiative – is off to a running start with residents travelling more than the distance from the UK to Mexico within the first day of the game.
More than 4,000 people have walked and cycled more than 4,000 miles in just twenty-four hours for Beat the Street – a free competition... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Mar 2019 13:59 by Emma Williams
The sun was shining and the residents of Raunds came out to volunteer their time for this years annual Big Spring Clean. Nearly 40 volunteers joined Raunds Mayor, Cllr Richard Levell, Councillors and staff in an effort to clean up the town!
Although the reports back from the volunteers said that most areas were not as bad as they have been in previous years, an amazing 40 bags of rubbish were collected.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:22 by Emma Williams
The Town Council is saddened to learn of the death of former Town Councillor Colin Atkinson.
The flag at the Town Hall is being flown at half mast as a mark of respect.
Further details will follow
Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 11:38 by Kate Houlihan
REPORTING NON-URGENT CRIMES ON-LINE
If you wish to report an incident or crime 'in progress' you should ALWAYS report by telephoning 101, or if it is an emergency dial 999.
However crimes and incidents can be retrospectively reported online using the following link:
Residents may find this helpful when reporting minor crimes or incidents.
Posted: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:42 by Kate Houlihan
HAVE YOUR SAY!
The Vision for Raunds was a community led plan setting out future aims & aspirations for the community as well as assisting in the production of the Neighbourhood Plan. Over the last four years Raunds Town Council has sought to implement this plan.
We are launching Vision for Raunds II
28th March 2019 at 6:30pm
What do you love about Raunds?
What could we do to improve Raunds?... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 10:50 by Emma Williams