Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr Richard Levell, Raunds Town Mayor and his consort Mrs Magdalana Levell 2018  - 2019

Clerk: Ms Kate Houlihan
The Hall, Raunds
Wellingborough
Northamptonshire NN9 6LT

Latest News

Operation Viper

Operation Viper

Raunds Town Council are pleased to see that all the background work on Operation Viper has begun to see dividends.

The message from the police is clear, "if you deal or grow drugs at your property you should expect to be visited by the police".

In the video Det Chief Insp. Julie Mead also explains how the police are protecting the community from harm and supporting those who may have been a victim of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Aug 2018 13:24 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

NOTIFICATION OF WORK TO MAINTAIN THE A45 EAST & WESTBOUND BETWEEN STANWICK TO RAUNDS ROUNDABOUT

NOTIFICATION OF WORK TO MAINTAIN THE A45 EAST & WESTBOUND BETWEEN STANWICK TO RAUNDS ROUNDABOUT

Re: A45 Stanwick to Raunds Roundabout general maintenance and carriageway resurfacing works.
NOTIFICATION OF WORK TO MAINTAIN THE A45 EAST & WESTBOUND BETWEEN STANWICK TO RAUNDS ROUNDABOUT
We have been informed that Highways England will shortly carry out essential maintenance work on the existing carriageway on the above section of the A45. The work will take place from 3rd to 14th September 2018.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Aug 2018 10:13 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Meet your local PCSO

WED 8 AUG

11AM – 12.00 COMMUNITY SURGERY KRUMBS, Raunds

(Next to co-op, Raunds)

THUR 9 AUG

9.30 -10.30 RAUNDS FOODBANK & Community café

(Opposite spar in the centre of Raunds)

Posted: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 11:00 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice, Police

Official Opening of Ada Salter Spinney Saturday 11th August 2018

Official Opening of Ada Salter Spinney Saturday 11th August 2018

The official opening of the "Ada Salter Spinney" Spinney Hill, Raunds takes place on Saturday 11th August at 12pm. Local residents are invited to see how the addition of a garden, further seating and the relaying of the path have transformed this open space in the heart of the town.

The garden is a memorial to Ada Salter, a former resident of Raunds who became the first female Mayor of a London Borough... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 04 Aug 2018 12:29 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community

Community Speedwatch-Help make Raunds safer

Community Speedwatch-Help make Raunds safer

We need your help! Please volunteer!
The Vision for Raunds told us that local residents are worried about speeding vehicles. With your support the Town Council is joining Community Speedwatch to tackle this danger.

Speedwatch trains volunteers to use the calibrated speed gun, just like the police use. We can't (and don't want to) fine motorists we find speeding but they will get a warning letter from... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Aug 2018 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community

Travellers Site

*UPDATE* The Travellers were peacefully evicted from Bassfords Recreation Ground and all the rubbish, including a gas canister have now been cleared from the site and the site has been secured.

Raunds Town Council are aware of the situation at Bassfords Recreation Ground and are liaising with the appropriate authorities and taking action as swiftly as possible.

Posted: Wed, 25 Jul 2018 09:38 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Have your Say! Consultation on the design of future local government in Northants closes in 4 days

Have your Say! Consultation on the design of future local government in Northants closes in 4 days

Consultation on the design of future local government in Northants closes in 4 days

There's only 4 days to go to have your say on the design of local government in Northamptonshire.

Residents, businesses and other stakeholders in the county are urged to complete the questionnaire at www.futurenorthants.co.uk by 22 July. Paper copies are also available in libraries, council offices and other local venues.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:27 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: News, Consultation

Raunds Summer Picnic

Raunds Summer Picnic

Despite the England football game playing a part in lower numbers than previous years, this years Summer Picnic was a great success. With the temperature in the high 20's, picnicers were entertained by music from the Maxibrites whilst children enjoyed the free bouncy castles, face painting and Mrs Bubbles!

Posted: Mon, 09 Jul 2018 11:03 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Summer Picnic

Supporting our Armed Forces

Supporting our Armed Forces

Thank you to everyone who came out and supported the Armed Forces Day flag raising ceremony outside the Town Hall this morning.

This is a National occasion for us to show our support for the Armed Forces for the outstanding work that they do for our country.

The Armed Forces community includes the Royal Navy, the Army, the Royal Air Force, Reservists, Veterans, Cadets and the wider Armed Forces family... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Jun 2018 11:10 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, News, Armed Forces Day

McDonalds Love Where You Live

McDonalds Love Where You Live

On Sunday 10th June staff from McDonalds were joined by Deputy Mayor, Cllr Lee Wilkes, Councillors, Raunds Brownies & Cubs and Thrapston Youth FC for their annual campaign to help in the community as part of their Love Where You Live project. Over 40 volunteers weeded, swept, painted, cleared and generally tidied the London Road Cemetery. Thank you to everyone for their help.

Posted: Mon, 25 Jun 2018 09:15 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, McDonalds

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