Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr Sylvia Hughes, Mayor of Raunds

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

Latest News

Captain Sir Tom Moore 30 April 1920-2 February 2021

Captain Sir Tom Moore 30 April 1920-2 February 2021

Raunds Town Council pays tribute to the life of Captain Sir Tom Moore, after raising over £30 million for NHS charities he became a national inspiration.

Our thoughts are with his family at this sad time.

Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 11:00 by kate

Tags: News

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: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 17:30 by kate

Tags: Recruitment, Staff

Raunds Town Council launches the Raunds Town App

Raunds Town Council launches the Raunds Town App

Raunds Town Council continues to support local businesses throughout the pandemic with the launch of the Raunds Town App.

Throughout the pandemic Raunds Town Council has done all it can to support local businesses, with shop front grants and free 'A' Frame boards being offered to high street retailers, as well as free advertising for all local businesses through our Digital Notice Boards.

The Town Council... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 14:53 by kate

Tags: Town App

Urgent Drainage Works

Urgent Drainage Works

***UPDATE***

Work has been delayed by a week due to adverse weather conditions and will now start on Monday 1st February.

Northamptonshire Highways are intending on carrying out urgent drainage investigation due to flooding issues on the above roads. To undertake this work safely will require that the road, between High Street and Elizabeth Close, will need to be closed for two days at off peak times... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 11:01 by Emma Williams

Tags: Highways; Northamptonshire Highways

Overview and Scrutiny Committee Budget Proposals 2021/22

Overview and Scrutiny Committee Budget Proposals 2021/22

As part of its work in considering any comments or response to the draft North Northamptonshire Council Budget Proposals 2021/22, the Overview and Scrutiny Committee will be holding a 1-hour session on Thursday 28th January 2021 between 5:30 – 6:30 pm.

This session will allow individuals or groups who feel that they wish to make representations to be invited to address members of the Committee.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 12:47 by Emma Williams

Tags: North Northamptonshire

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 Chief Executive

Town Clerk and Chief Executive

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

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