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

Author: Emma Williams

Chowns Mills Roundabout improvement works

Chowns Mills Roundabout improvement works

Notification of improvement works at A45/A6 Chowns Mill roundabout from February 2020 lasting approx. 22 months - please contact Highways England for more information https://www.east-northamptonshire.gov.uk/news/article/1064/notification_of_improvement_works_-_a45a6_chowns_mill_roundabout

Posted: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 09:33 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Raunds Remembers

Raunds Remembers

Deputy Mayor, Cllr Lee Wilkes, Raunds Town Council, The Royal British Legion, Rev Jon Aldwinckle, local schools and Raunds residents congregated on the steps of the Town Hall at 11am for a short service and 2 minutes silence.

Posted: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 12:19 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, News, Remembrance

A Spooktacular Event!

A Spooktacular Event!

The moment your little ones have all been waiting for!!! Tickets for our annual Halloween Party for Raunds children are available NOW!! This is a FREE event for children up to the age of 8 years old. Please visit our website at https://www.raunds-tc.gov.uk/childrens-halloween-party-bookin.html to book your ticket and for more information.

Posted: Mon, 14 Oct 2019 12:44 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice, Halloween

Road Closure

Danaher and Walsh have been carrying out Section 278 improvement works for Warth Park in Raunds. To finish the works they will require to close the London Road, Brick Kiln Road roundabout in sections for up to 5 nights (8pm to 6am) from the 14th October 2019.

A plan showing the closures and diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=115030194

If you have any further questions about the works... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Oct 2019 11:41 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice, News

Skate Park

Skate Park

The skate park is currently closed whilst urgent repairs are undertaken.

Please do not attempt to enter the skate park as it is unsafe.

Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 14:13 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice, Amos Lawrence, Skate Park

6th Nene Valley Festival is a success

6th Nene Valley Festival is a success

Thousands of people turned out to enjoy the masses of activities on offer during this year's Nene Valley Festival, which took place from Saturday 14 - Sunday 22 September and was funded by Heritage Lottery through Nenescape.

The festival offered something for the whole family with hundreds of events and attractions across the Nene Valley and officially launched with a ribbon cutting ceremony in Peterborough... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 09:40 by Emma Williams

Tags: News

Minister confirms decisions relating to Northamptonshire unitary legislation

The Minister for Local Government has written to Northamptonshire councils confirming his decisions for the legislation required for the creation of two new unitary authorities.

Known as a Structural Change Order, the legislation sets out timings of elections, duties of shadow authorities (the councils that will be in place prior to the actual North and West Northamptonshire councils) and functions... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 13:52 by Emma Williams

Tags: News

New websites will outline journey to unitary

New websites will outline journey to unitary

Two new websites have been launched offering a reliable source of information about the move toward unitary governance in Northamptonshire.

Named 'Future Northants North' and 'Future Northants West' they carry the same core information while outlining the separate processes being followed in the north and west of the county.

These dedicated sites describe the process so far, who is involved, progress... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 09:32 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice, News

Raunds residents to take part in innovative waste collection pilot

Raunds residents to take part in innovative waste collection pilot

Raunds residents will pilot a new waste collection scheme from East Northamptonshire Council (ENC).

The WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) collection scheme goes live on Monday 23 September and will run until the end of 2019. If successful, the scheme could be rolled out across the district.

During the trial, residents will be able to place small and handheld electrical items out alongside... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:14 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Beat the Street helps get East Northamptonshire moving!

Beat the Street helps get East Northamptonshire moving!

The Beat the Street initiative in East Northamptonshire is being hailed as a success after a new report shows that the challenge has helped get people walking and cycling across the area.

More than 8,000 walked, ran and cycled 73,000 miles together for Beat the Street from March to May 2019. The initiative saw special sensors called Beat Boxes placed on lampposts around East Northamptonshire which could... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 09:50 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice, News