Please be aware of our final (phase 1) planned week of night-time road closures for the A45 Chowns Mill roundabout:
From 18 May, there will be a permanent traffic management system in place (narrow lane running) throughout the junction, for the remainder of the construction period.
(some occasional night works may still be required for safety and access reasons)
9 May|... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 14:06 by Emma Williams
As traffic volumes are lower, we've closed some lanes around the A45 / A6 Chowns Mill junction. We've kept one lane open and will continue to review this arrangement. This single lane running will continue until 16 May.
We've made good progress creating new road space around the roundabout and within the central reservation areas of the approaches to the roundabout. This will allow us... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 11:53 by Emma Williams
We had 45 entries and each and everyone one of them brightened up our day as I'm sure they did to many residents of Raunds who spotted them on their daily walks.
Congratulation again and thank you to those for taking part it really has made a difference. All the entries including the winner and runners up can be seen on our website at https://www.raunds-tc.gov.uk/brightenupraunds-gallery.html
As you may... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 15:03 by Emma Williams
Industry expert, Fiona Wells has been appointed as the new centre manager for Enterprise Centre East Northants.
East Northamptonshire Council, which is delivering the flagship centre, appointed BizSpace to manage the day-to-day operation in March this year.
BizSpace is one of the leading experts in managed centre and the on-site team will be headed up by Fiona Wells who has a wealth of experience. Fiona... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 12:25 by Emma Williams
At 11am on #IWMD2020 a minute's silence will be held to pay tribute to the sacrifice made by many workers through Covid-19, to remember those who've lost their lives, and to thank all those who continue to do vital work at great risk. #NorthantsTogether #NeverForgotten #Raunds
Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 09:47 by Emma Williams
Help Raunds mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day by decorating your house in red, white and blue. We would also love you to create posters to mark this historic occasion.
The 8th May 2020 marks the 75th anniversary since guns fell silent across Europe. Raunds Town Council had planned to mark this momentous event with a weekend of celebration and reflection. Sadly, the current situation means we are unable... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 18 Apr 2020 12:53 by kate
Do you run a local business? Would you like a free listing for your business in our online directory?
To list your business large or small on Raunds Town Council Online Business Directory www.raunds-tc.gov.uk/findmynearest.html
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following details.
Company Name, Description, Telephone, Mobile, Address, Email, Website
Posted: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 11:42 by Nicola Barker
We continue to take advantage of the lower traffic by using 24/7 lane closures (single lane running) at the A45 / A6 Chowns Mill junction, in all directions.
In addition to the 24/7 lane closures (single lane running) the following planned night time closures will take place:
Date | Closure | Times
Tuesday | A45 between Chowns Mill Rbt and Rushden Lakes western carriageway closed. | 8pm to 6am
21-Apr... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 12:45 by Emma Williams
Have you entered our competition yet?
With the Bank Holiday weekend coming up! (yes really, we know it's hard to keep track of the days at the moment, but tomorrow is Good Friday!)
We thought we would remind you that there is still time to enter our Decorate your Window competition. We have had some fantastic entries so far and you can see them all here They really have been putting a smile on our faces.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 13:00 by kate
So pleased to have made the front cover of the latest edition of the Nene Valley News with an article about the Isolation Care Packs we have been delivering to the elderly and vulnerable in Raunds https://nenevalleynews.co.uk/e-version/
Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 11:13 by Emma Williams