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A consultation on ward boundaries for North Northamptonshire

A consultation on ward boundaries for North Northamptonshire

Today is the start of a 10-week public consultation inviting proposals for new council wards and ward boundaries for North Northamptonshire Council.

The consultation will close on 6 February 2023.

After all the representations made during this consultation have been considered, the local government boundary commission will publish draft recommendations in May 2023.

They will then hold a further period... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Nov 2022 13:02 by Catriona Ward

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Warm Rooms in Raunds

Warm Rooms in Raunds

As the weather has got colder and the energy crisis continues, organisations within Raunds have come together to provide a warm place for those who need it.

Tuesdays

SAXON HALL - 2-4pm

LIBRARY - 10am-12pm & 2-4pm

Wednesdays

LIBRARY - 2-4pm

Thursdays

LIBRARY - 2-6pm

RAUNDS COMMUNITY CENTRE - 12pm-2pm

Fridays

LIBRARY - 10am-12pm

Saturdays

MANOR SCHOOL/SPORTS CENTRE - 2-4pm

PLEASE NOTE some of these venues will... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Nov 2022 12:57 by Catriona Ward

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Raunds Film Afternoon

Raunds Film Afternoon

Raunds Film Afternoon

Showing:

'A Family Stone' 13

at Saxon Hall, Raunds on Wednesday 21st December 2022

Refreshments served from 1pm

Film starts at 1.30pm

Ring 01933 622087 between 10am-2pm to reserve your seat.

£1 entry (Includes tea/coffee and cake)

Film Overview

A traditionalist and uptight businesswoman goes with her boyfriend to his quirky and outgoing family's yearly Christmas bash and realises... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 18:28 by Catriona Ward

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Tree Planting at St Peter's School

Tree Planting at St Peter's School

Last Thursday The Mayor of Raunds, Cllr Richard Levell, Principle Julie Casswell and Chris Hill CEO at Nene Education Trust, planted the first of the 100 saplings at St Peter's CE Academy, gifted as a result of St Peter's successful bid for trees from the late Queen's Green Canopy project. The rest of the trees will now be planted and will eventually develop into the school's forest area.

The Queen's... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 12:02 by Catriona Ward

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Purple Lights for World Pancreatic Cancer Day

Purple Lights for World Pancreatic Cancer Day

This evening, the the front of St Peters Church and the Town Hall will be lit up purple to show our support and raise awareness of pancreatic cancer.

The aim of this day is to break the silence around this cancer and raise awareness, and in doing so increase the survival rate of this disease. For those diagnosed in time for surgery their survival rating beyond 5 years increases 10 fold, showing understanding... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Nov 2022 12:41 by Catriona Ward

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Purple Lights for World Pancreatic Cancer Day - November 17th, 2022

Purple Lights for World Pancreatic Cancer Day - November 17th, 2022

Pancreatic cancer is currently the fifth biggest cancer killer in the UK

On Thursday 17th November 2022 Raunds Town Council will be lighting up the front of St Peter's Church and the Town Hall in purple to remember loved ones who have sadly died of pancreatic cancer, to acknowledge those living with or beyond the disease, and to raise awareness of a disease that deserves more attention.

Right now people... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Nov 2022 11:38 by Catriona Ward

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Remembrance Sunday Parade & Service 2022

Remembrance Sunday Parade & Service 2022

On Remembrance Sunday, 13th November 2022 Raunds Town Council and the Royal British Legion commemorated the occasion with a parade from the Town Hall to the War Memorial in front of the Peter's Church. The parade was led by the Raunds Temperance Band, Dominic Hopkins DL, The Mayor of Raunds, Tom Pursglove MP, Councillor Helen Howell Deputy Leader of North Northamptonshire Council, Senior Master Sargent... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Nov 2022 11:22 by Catriona Ward

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Christmas Light Competition Winner

Christmas Light Competition Winner

Congratulations to Aiya from Windmill School for winning the Christmas Light competition 2022. Richard Levell, Mayor of Raunds presented Aiya with her winning prize and certificate during her school assembly.

Aiya's winning light design can be seen at the Christmas Market & Light Switch-on Sunday 27th November, where she will be turning on the Christmas lights. Thank you and well done to everyone... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Nov 2022 13:24 by Catriona Ward

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Armistice Day 11th November 2022

Armistice Day 11th November 2022

On the 11th November 2022 Raunds Town Council held a short service of Remembrance with a 2 minute silence at 11am. Raunds Deputy Mayor, Cllr Lee Wilkes was joined on the steps of the Town Hall by fellow Councillors, Royal British Legion, Reverend Kim Shorley, First Responders, staff, students from Manor School, St Peters School, Windmill Primary, Park Infants School and members of the public. Thank... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Nov 2022 12:29 by Catriona Ward

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Family Carol Service

Family Carol Service

Cllr Richard Levell

Raunds Town Mayor

is holding his

Family Carol Service

Wednesday 14th December 2022, 6pm

Raunds Methodist Church, Brook Street, Raunds, NN9 6LP

Performances by local schools

Posted: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 13:58 by Catriona Ward

Tags: Events, Family Carol Service

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