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: kate

What you and your community can do-The law on clearing snow and ice

What you and your community can do-The law on clearing snow and ice

Northants Highways do not have the resources to grit all the roads and therefore grit bins are provided by Northants Highways and Raunds Town Council.

Town Council provides grit bins at:

Chamberlain Way

Ashfield Avenue

Cetenary Way

If these are empty please report this to the Town Council and we will make sure they are refilled. We will shortly be adding bins in additional locations and we will update as... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 12:47 by kate

Tags: Winter Maintenance

Captain Sir Tom Moore 30 April 1920-2 February 2021

Captain Sir Tom Moore 30 April 1920-2 February 2021

Raunds Town Council pays tribute to the life of Captain Sir Tom Moore, after raising over £30 million for NHS charities he became a national inspiration.

Our thoughts are with his family at this sad time.

Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 11:00 by kate

Tags: News

Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a team dedicated to providing excellent services to our community. Raunds is a rapidly expanding market town in East Northamptonshire with a population of 10,000.

The Town Council currently provides a wide range of services to the community including: parks, markets, opens spaces, a cemetery, community buildings as well as delivering a wide range of community... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 17:30 by kate

Tags: Recruitment, Staff

Raunds Town Council launches the Raunds Town App

Raunds Town Council launches the Raunds Town App

Raunds Town Council continues to support local businesses throughout the pandemic with the launch of the Raunds Town App.

Throughout the pandemic Raunds Town Council has done all it can to support local businesses, with shop front grants and free 'A' Frame boards being offered to high street retailers, as well as free advertising for all local businesses through our Digital Notice Boards.

The Town Council... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 14:53 by kate

Tags: Town App

We're Recruiting! Operations Manager

We're Recruiting! Operations Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a team dedicated to providing excellent services to our community.

You will be working across all Town Council buildings and open spaces, liaising with contractors and staff to ensure the upkeep of Council land, playgrounds and facilities. Following a £500,000 investment you will be taking a lead in relaunching Saxon Hall as a community, conference and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 14:30 by kate

Tags: Recruitment, Staff

Town Clerk and Chief Executive

Town Clerk and Chief Executive

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a team dedicated to providing excellent services to our community. Raunds is a rapidly expanding market town in East Northamptonshire with a population of 10,000.

The Town Council currently provides a wide range of services to the community including: parks, markets, opens spaces, a cemetery, community buildings as well as delivering a wide range of community... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 11:53 by kate

Tags: Job Vacancy, employment

Vacancy in the office of Town Councillor (Windmill Ward)

Vacancy in the office of Town Councillor (Windmill Ward)

Following the resignation of Jamie Duff from the Town Council a casual vacancy exists in the office of Councillor for Windmill Ward.

On receipt of a request in writing from any ten local government electors for the said Ward an election to fill the vacancy will be held within sixty days. If no such request is made the vacancy will be filled by the Town Council.

Please note that if an election is requested,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 16:48 by kate

Tags: Co-option, Councillor Vacancy, Election

Remembrance Sunday 8th November 2020

Remembrance Sunday 8th November 2020

Raunds Town Council will be marking Remembrance Sunday.

Due to the current government restrictions this will be in a private ceremony by invitation only. However the event will be filmed and this will released on Armistice Day (11th November)

Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 13:07 by kate

Tags: Remembrance

Offices and Outdoor Gym Equipment Closed

Offices and Outdoor Gym Equipment Closed

Please note that in line with government restrictions our office is now closed to the public until 2nd December.

You can still contact us:

Tel:01933 622087

email: info@raunds-tc.gov.uk

facebook: @RaundsCouncil

twitter:@RaundsTC

We have also had to close our outdoor gym equipment in line with the current restrictions.

Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 09:35 by kate

Tags: Coronavirus, News

We're Recruiting! Facilities Manager

We're Recruiting! Facilities Manager

An opportunity exists to join a small friendly team dedicated to providing excellent services to our community.

You will be working across all Town Council buildings and open spaces, carrying out a wide range of duties

The successful applicant will need an excellent knowledge of buildings maintenance as well as excellent customer service skills.

The role is physically demanding and heavy lifting will... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 23:57 by kate

Tags: Staff, recruitment