Advanced notice of the Temporary Road Closure in place for the Remembrance Sunday parade.
Posted: Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:16 by Emma Williams
We are overwhelmed by the number of fantastic poppies that local groups, schools and residents have made for our 'Field of Poppies'. Now we are in need of some help to attach them all to the wire to create, what will be our very own 'Field of Poppies'. If you can spare a few hours on Friday 26th from 10:30am we would appreciate your help. Just come along to Saxon Hall or call us on 01933 622087 for... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:12 by Emma Williams
A Memorial Service to commemorate the life of Cllr Marion Hind is being held on Monday 29th October at 4pm in St Peter's Church, Raunds.
All Marion's friends and colleagues are warmly invited to join the Town Council in remembering Marion and to show our appreciation for her dedication to the Town of Raunds.
Light refreshments will be served in the Church immediately afterwards.
In line with Marion's... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:05 by Kate Houlihan
The Town Council are aware that the floodlights at lights at St Peter's Church, Raunds are not currently working. We are working with contractors to get this resolved as quickly as possible.
Posted: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:25 by Kate Houlihan
The Funeral of Marion Hind will take place in the West Chapel of Cambridge Crematorium at 2.15 on 17th October. It was Marion's request that people avoid wearing black. Donations to Cransley Hospice instead of flowers please. There will be a collection box at the crematorium and the funeral directors will be setting up an online collection for card donations.
For friends and colleagues of Marion who... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 11:16 by Kate Houlihan
Anglian Water are needing to install a new water connection on a section of Chelveston Road in Raunds. To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed for up to three days from the 3rd December 2018.
A plan showing the closure and the diversion can be viewed here https://roadworks.org?tm=109034240
If you require more information about the works please contact Lizzie Pink on 0800 137631.... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 12 Oct 2018 09:42 by Emma Williams
Raunds Deputy Mayor, Cllr Lee Wilkes, and his consort Cllr Helen Howell were delighted to represent Raunds Town Council in supporting the Manor School Quiz. Organised by quizmaster and teacher James Guest, and raising a magnificent £1926, the quiz helped raise funds towards a school trip for students to Ecuador, where they will volunteer to help improve the lives of local people as well as developing... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 16:35 by Kate Houlihan
Could you spare a few hours to help at Town events?? Raunds Town Council are always looking for volunteers to help at its many events throughout the year. If you would like to become part of these great occasions please contact 01933 622087 or email email@example.com
Posted: Wed, 03 Oct 2018 11:51 by Emma Williams
Tickets for the Children's Halloween party will be released tomorrow morning, Tuesday 2nd October 2018. We are aware that over the weekend some people linked to an old booking form and booked tickets. This is not the correct form as this year we need everyone booking to give us menu choices. Therefore anyone who has applied for tickets with the old form will need to re-apply. We are sorry for any inconvenience... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Oct 2018 10:31 by Emma Williams
Raunds Town Council is saddened to announce that Cllr Marion C Hind passed away on Monday 24th September at Cransley Hospice, Kettering following a battle with cancer.
Marion became a member of Raunds Town Council in July 2017, prior to which she had been a valued member of our Events Committee. On joining the Council Marion said "I first became involved with the Town Council in 2016, when I joined... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:57 by Kate Houlihan