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

Enterprise Centre, East Northants to celebrate key milestone

Enterprise Centre, East Northants to celebrate key milestone

Representatives from East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) will mark a significant milestone over the coming weeks in the delivery of its multi-million pound flagship Enterprise Centre East Northants project as the Council receives the keys and the building is officially transferred over.

The Leader of East Northamptonshire Council, Cllr Steven North, and Chair of the working party, Cllr Glenvil Greenwood-Smith... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 11:40 by Emma Williams

Tags: Enterprise Centre

#VEDayRaunds

#VEDayRaunds

As part of our VE Day Celebration Raunds Town Councillors and Council staff are proud to share photographs of family members that served in WWII. Please take a look through our album and we hope you can share some of yours too using #VEDayRaunds we look forward to seeing them. https://www.facebook.com/RaundsCouncil/photos/a.1797376667072194/1797376720405522/?type=3&theater

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 13:20 by Emma Williams

Tags: VE Day; #VEDayRaunds

Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Road closure notification

Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Road closure notification

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)

Date

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Closure

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Times

Saturday

9 May

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Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 14:06 by Emma Williams

Tags: Chowns Mill Roundsabout, Highways, Public Notice

A45 Chowns Mill Roundabout Improvement Scheme

A45 Chowns Mill Roundabout Improvement Scheme

Progress report

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

Tags: Chowns Mill, Highways

Decorate your window competition #BrightenUpRaunds

Decorate your window competition  #BrightenUpRaunds

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

#BrightenUpRaunds

As you may... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 15:03 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Coronavirus, window competition

Centre manager brings two decades of expertise to Enterprise Centre East Northants

Centre manager brings two decades of expertise to Enterprise Centre East Northants

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

Tags: ENC; Enterprise Centre

Minutes Silence

Minutes Silence

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

Tags: Coronavirus; Northants Together

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements

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

Tags: Chowns Mill; Public Notice

Nene Valley News April edition

Nene Valley News April edition

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

Tags: Coronavirus; Nene Valley News; Isolation Care Packs

Northamptonshire’s Community Resilience Service launches new Coronavirus Support Line

Northamptonshire’s Community Resilience Service launches new Coronavirus Support Line

Following the incredibly successful appeal last week to find volunteers to help those in need in Northamptonshire during the coronavirus pandemic, a new support line has now been launched to support the most vulnerable members of our community.

There are a large number of people across Northamptonshire who are currently in isolation for various reasons. These include individuals displaying symptoms... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 12:10 by Emma Williams

Tags: Coronavirus