Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr Sylvia Hughes, Mayor of Raunds

Clerk: Steve Beech
The Hall, Raunds
Northamptonshire NN9 6LT

Latest News

New Town Clerk

New Town Clerk

Raunds Town Council is pleased to welcome Steve Beech as the new Town Clerk.

Steve joins Raunds Town Council after a successful career in banking.

Steve said "I'm excited to join Raunds Town Council as Clerk and I look forward to supporting the council and moving forward on a number of projects for the Town.

Cllr Sylvia Hughes Mayor of Raunds said "I'm delighted that Steve has joined our team and I'm... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Aug 2021 14:09 by Emma Williams

Tags: Town Clerk

Hold the key to security

Hold the key to security

Did you know that 25% of burglaries in Northamptonshire happen because burglars get in through an unlocked door or window? Operation Crooked is Northamptonshire Police's campaign to tackle residential burglaries. In the past two years we have reduced burglaries across the county by 47%. But burglaries are still happening and we need your help.

Posted: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 11:57 by Emma Williams

Tags: Northants Police

Stagecoach bus fares in Raunds

Stagecoach bus fares in Raunds

Stagecoach will be making changes to fares in Raunds and we wanted to keep you updated with what's happening.

You're probably now in the process of taking a big breath and preparing yourself to ask, "how much are fares going up by"?

But it's good news! People will be paying up to 45% less for travel from Raunds. We want a simple and easy to use bus network for people. Therefore, from the 1st August we're... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:53 by Emma Williams

Tags: Bus Fares, Raunds, StageCoach

Northamptonshire Highways

Northamptonshire Highways

Northamptonshire Highways are intending on carrying out major drainage repairs and improvements along Brick Kiln Road, North Street and Rotton Row in Raunds. To undertake this safely will require that the roads are closed from the 13th July to the 23rd August 2021.

The closures and diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=122618192

If you require more information about the works please contact... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:41 by Emma Williams

Tags: Highways, Northamptonshire Highways

Raunds Annual Meeting

Raunds Annual Meeting

We are pleased to advise that at our Annual Meeting of the Town Council on 18th May 2021 Councillor Sylvia Hughes was elected Town Mayor for the 2021/22 Civic Year. Cllr Hughes' consort for her Mayoral year will be Cllr Dudley Hughes. Cllr Hughes is delighted to be elected for a second term and is looking forward to representing Raunds at many events.

At the meeting Cllr Sylvia Hughes was delighted... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 13:55 by Emma Williams

Tags: Mayor

Raunds Mayor's Citizens Awards 2021

Raunds Mayor's Citizens Awards 2021

At this year's Annual Town Assembly, Raunds Mayor, Cllr Sylvia Hughes presented her Citizen's Awards to the very deserving nominees. Watch a clip form the Annual Assembly to see who received an award.


Posted: Fri, 14 May 2021 10:03 by Emma Williams

Tags: Citizens Award, Citizens Awards

Raunds Saturday Market

Raunds Saturday Market

We welcome back the Raunds Saturday Market on 15th May 2021!

Following the success of our Saturday markets in 2019/20 Raunds Town Council are continuing to support local traders in 2021.

Come down to the Town Square where there'll be a variety of stalls. Trading starts at 9:30am.

Posted: Wed, 12 May 2021 11:19 by Emma Williams

Tags: Saturday Market

Town Council Election results 2021

Town Council Election results 2021

Click on the link for the results of the Town Council Elections for 2021. 8 Councilors keep their seats and 4 new Councilors join the Town Council. We wish them all luck for the next 4 years.

Saxon Ward

Windmill Ward

Posted: Sat, 08 May 2021 19:00 by Emma Williams

Tags: Elections

From 12th April many Businesses are Reopening.

From 12th April many Businesses are Reopening.

Use the Raunds Town App to Support Local.

Find your local shops, pubs, hairdressers, beauty salons, library and gyms. Plus special offers available.

To download from the App store go to


or Google Play go to


Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 13:50 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Raunds Town App, Support Local

It is with deep sadness that I have just learned of the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

It is with deep sadness that I have just learned of the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

Prince Philip dedicated his life to service of our country - from a distinguished career in the Royal Navy during the Second World War, his various charitable works, to his many decades at Her Majesty The Queen's side as her Consort. Our thoughts and prayers are with Her Majesty and her family at this incredibly sad time.

The Union Flag at the Town Hall has been lowered to half mast and we have taken... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 13:13 by Emma Williams

Tags: Death of Prince Philip

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