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: Kate Houlihan

Former Town Councillor Colin Atkinson passes away

Former Town Councillor Colin Atkinson passes away

The Town Council is saddened to learn of the death of former Town Councillor Colin Atkinson.

The flag at the Town Hall is being flown at half mast as a mark of respect.

Further details will follow

Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 11:38 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Report a Crime on-line

Report a Crime on-line

REPORTING NON-URGENT CRIMES ON-LINE

If you wish to report an incident or crime 'in progress' you should ALWAYS report by telephoning 101, or if it is an emergency dial 999.

However crimes and incidents can be retrospectively reported online using the following link:

https://www.northants.police.uk/webform/online-crime-reporting

Residents may find this helpful when reporting minor crimes or incidents.

Posted: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:42 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, News

Community Speedwatch-Help make Raunds safer

Community Speedwatch-Help make Raunds safer

We need your help! Please volunteer!
The Vision for Raunds told us that local residents are worried about speeding vehicles. With your support the Town Council is joining Community Speedwatch to tackle this danger.

Speedwatch trains volunteers to use the calibrated speed gun, just like the police use. We can't (and don't want to) fine motorists we find speeding but they will get a warning letter from... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 16:40 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, Volunteers

Over £700 raised for Stroke Association at the Mayor of Raunds Burns Night celebration

Over £700 raised for Stroke Association at the Mayor of Raunds Burns Night celebration

Cllr Richard Levell, Mayor of Raunds celebrated Burns Night in style on Saturday 26th January at Jester's Bistro Raunds.

Joined by the Mayoress, Mrs Magdalena Levell, the Mayor welcomed local residents, visiting Mayors and other guests. The guests enjoyed a Burns Night Supper and the customary traditions, while raising funds for the Stroke Association, which is the Mayor's chosen Charity for 2018-19.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 16:14 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, Press Release

Community Speedwatch - Help make Raunds safer

Community Speedwatch - Help make Raunds safer

We need your help! Please volunteer!
The Vision for Raunds told us that local residents are worried about speeding vehicles. With your support the Town Council is joining Community Speedwatch to tackle this danger.

Speedwatch trains volunteers to use the calibrated speed gun, just like the police use. We can't (and don't want to) fine motorists we find speeding but they will get a warning letter from... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 15:39 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, Volunteers

No increase in Council Tax for Raunds Town Council.

No increase in Council Tax for Raunds Town Council.

Raunds Town Council is pleased to announce that its portion of the council tax will not increase in 2019/20.

Whilst households will see no increase in the share of council tax paid to Raunds Town Council, the Council will be able to maintain existing services and deliver a number of exciting projects for the town, including a sports wall at Amos Lawrence, new Film Equipment and Staging for Saxon Hall,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:00 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Press Release

Skate Park Closed

Skate Park Closed

The skate park is currently closed awaiting repairs.

Please do not attempt to enter the park until the repairs have been carried out.

Posted: Fri, 21 Dec 2018 15:16 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, Open Spaces

Road Closure Information 25th November 2018

Road Closure Information 25th November 2018

The attached map gives details of the road closures in place for the Raunds Christmas Market and Lights Switch-On

Posted: Fri, 23 Nov 2018 11:09 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Christmas

Road Closure Information Christmas Lights Switch On

Road Closure Information Christmas Lights Switch On

Road Closure information for Raunds Christmas Market and Lights Switch On

Posted: Fri, 23 Nov 2018 11:01 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Christmas

Raunds Library Extended Opening Hours

Raunds Library Extended Opening Hours

Raunds Community Library Trust is pleased to announce that from Thursday 15th November Raunds Library will be open every Thursday until 8pm.
The library will be open for business and you will be able to use the self-service terminal. The library will be manned by volunteers who will be able to assist you with using the library, accessing the internet via the library terminals and other library related... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:20 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, Library