It may not have felt very much like Spring but volunteers gave up their time and joined in the Great British Spring Clean on Saturday 24th March. Armed with their litter pickers and gloves, groups of local Guides, Rainbows, local residents, Council staff, Councillors and the Mayor targeted all areas of the town in a bid to rid the street and open spaces of litter. Over 40 bags of rubbish was collected... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:34 by Emma Williams
By now everyone in Raunds will have received their Council Tax Bills for 2018/19, which include a number of increases from 2017/18.
In addition to the increases from East Northants District Council, the County Council and the Police, the Town Council have increased their portion by approximately £1 per week for a band "D" property.
So why do the Town Council feel that this £1 a week extra... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Mar 2018 16:20 by Kate Houlihan
Members of the public are welcome to attend any meeting of Raunds Town Council. The Town Council are always pleased to hear the views of local residents.
The document below explains the process and how you can register to speak. You will need to speak about an item that is on the agenda.
If you require any further information or are unsure about which meeting to attend to raise a particular issue then... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:14 by Kate Houlihan
The weather is looking good for this Saturdays Big Spring Clean. If you would like to join us then please meet us at 10am at Saxon Hall. Everyone is welcome and all equipment is supplied.
Posted: Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:37 by Emma Williams
On Monday 12th March 2018 Raunds Town Council will be joining over 1000 participants in flying a flag for the Commonwealth.
Residents are invited to join the Town Council on the steps of the Town Hall at 9.55am for a short ceremony to celebrate the family of nations that forms the Commonwealth, prior to the raising of the flag at 10am.
Full details of this global celebration can be found below
Posted: Mon, 05 Mar 2018 11:00 by Kate Houlihan
Raunds Town Council are aware that Raunds Library is currently operating with significantly reduced opening hours. The library is now only open from 10am-6pm on a Tuesday.
The Town Council realises that during this period of uncertainty many groups and clubs have no meeting place, we are therefore very happy to work with these groups to try and accommodate them within Saxon Hall, whilst a more permanent... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 17:00 by Kate Houlihan
Due to the adverse weather we are experiencing we have closed the skate park until conditions improve.
Posted: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 14:37 by Emma Williams
An opportunity exists to join a small friendly team dedicated to providing excellent services to our community.
You will be working within the Town Council offices supporting a range of council activities.
The successful applicant will need excellent customer service skills and a background in providing administrative support. The work is varied and you will be dealing with residents'... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:38 by Kate Houlihan
Notification of work to maintain the A45 east & westbound between Stanwick to Raunds roundabout - Click here for more information
Posted: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:32 by Emma Williams