Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr Sylvia Hughes, Mayor of Raunds

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

Author: Emma Williams

Northamptonshire Public Health

Northamptonshire Public Health

Cases of Covid are rising across the county, by getting both jabs you reduce the chance of being hospitalised by over 92%. This NHS video features young Covid patients talking about their experiences of suffering from serious Covid-19 and developing Long Covid, and the experience of Doctors and frontline staff treating them: https://youtu.be/XEwwcIs6aH4. "In hindsight I wish I had taken the jab when... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Sep 2021 09:31 by Emma Williams

Tags: Covid

Raunds Temperance Band

Raunds Temperance Band

Good luck to Raunds Temperance Band at the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain Finals on Saturday 18th September 2021

Posted: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 13:57 by Emma Williams

Tags: Raunds Temperance Band

National Highways - A45 Chowns Mill - Revised road closure notification

National Highways - A45 Chowns Mill - Revised road closure notification

National Highways wishes to advise drivers of the revised road closure programme for the A45 Chowns Mill Improvement scheme.

The changes are necessary to enable the programme to stay on track for completion. Postponing this weekend's planned closure will also avoid impacting on those attending organised events at the Nene Valley Festival at Stanwick Lakes.

The revised schedule is below:

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DETAILS... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 09:19 by Emma Williams

Tags: A45 Chowns Mill Roundabout, Chowns Mill, Chowns Mill Roundabout, Highways

Council disappointment at planning appeal decision.

The Planning Inspectorate have this week announced their decision to allow the appeal and grant planning permission for the erection of four employment units and ancillaries on land to the north of Brick Kiln Road. Planning application reference 20/00960/FUL.

Cllr Bill Cross, Chairman of Raunds Town Council's planning committee said "the council regrets that the planning inspectorate rejected our objections.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 13:52 by Emma Williams

Tags: Planning

We are open!

We are open!

From Monday 6th September Raunds Town Council offices are extending our opening hours to the public. We will be open 10am - 2pm Monday to Friday so feel free to pop in. Alternatively you can call us on 01933 622087.

Posted: Thu, 26 Aug 2021 13:14 by Emma Williams

Tags: Raunds, Raunds Town Council

New Town Clerk

New Town Clerk

Raunds Town Council is pleased to welcome Steve Beech as the new Town Clerk.

Steve joins Raunds Town Council after a successful career in banking.

Steve said "I'm excited to join Raunds Town Council as Clerk and I look forward to supporting the council and moving forward on a number of projects for the Town.

Cllr Sylvia Hughes Mayor of Raunds said "I'm delighted that Steve has joined our team and I'm... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Aug 2021 14:09 by Emma Williams

Tags: Town Clerk

Hold the key to security

Hold the key to security

Did you know that 25% of burglaries in Northamptonshire happen because burglars get in through an unlocked door or window? Operation Crooked is Northamptonshire Police's campaign to tackle residential burglaries. In the past two years we have reduced burglaries across the county by 47%. But burglaries are still happening and we need your help.

Posted: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 11:57 by Emma Williams

Tags: Northants Police

Stagecoach bus fares in Raunds

Stagecoach bus fares in Raunds

Stagecoach will be making changes to fares in Raunds and we wanted to keep you updated with what's happening.

You're probably now in the process of taking a big breath and preparing yourself to ask, "how much are fares going up by"?

But it's good news! People will be paying up to 45% less for travel from Raunds. We want a simple and easy to use bus network for people. Therefore, from the 1st August we're... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:53 by Emma Williams

Tags: Bus Fares, Raunds, StageCoach

Northamptonshire Highways

Northamptonshire Highways

Northamptonshire Highways are intending on carrying out major drainage repairs and improvements along Brick Kiln Road, North Street and Rotton Row in Raunds. To undertake this safely will require that the roads are closed from the 13th July to the 23rd August 2021.

The closures and diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=122618192

If you require more information about the works please contact... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:41 by Emma Williams

Tags: Highways, Northamptonshire Highways

Raunds Annual Meeting

Raunds Annual Meeting

We are pleased to advise that at our Annual Meeting of the Town Council on 18th May 2021 Councillor Sylvia Hughes was elected Town Mayor for the 2021/22 Civic Year. Cllr Hughes' consort for her Mayoral year will be Cllr Dudley Hughes. Cllr Hughes is delighted to be elected for a second term and is looking forward to representing Raunds at many events.

At the meeting Cllr Sylvia Hughes was delighted... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 13:55 by Emma Williams

Tags: Mayor