Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr Sylvia Hughes, Mayor of Raunds

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

Author: kate

Job Opportunity

Administrative Assistant

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

You will be working within the Town Council offices supporting a range of council activities.

The successful applicant will need excellent customer service skills and a background in providing administrative support. The work is very varied and you will be assisting... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 10:11 by kate

Tags: Job Vacancy

Community Orchard for Raunds

Community Orchard for Raunds

Work is continuing to create a community orchard (woodland walk) in Raunds. The Town Council have met with the Tree and Landscape Officer from East Northants Council to plan the site and layout.

The Orchard will be situated at the bottom of Amos Lawrence Playing Field and will include a large variety of trees including apples, pears, plums and lesser known fruits such as quince and mulberry.. Local... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 31 Oct 2019 17:00 by kate

Tags: Community, News, Open Spaces, Public Notice

Skate Park Closed

Skate Park Closed

The skate park is currently closed as urgent repairs are needed.

It should be re-opened by the end of the week. In the meantime please do not attempt to enter.

Posted: Wed, 23 Oct 2019 14:49 by kate

Tags: News, Open Spaces

Council Offices Closed at 1pm

Council Offices Closed at 1pm

Please note that the Council offices will be closed from 1pm, today, Tuesday 22nd October 2019. The offices will be open as normal from 9.30am on Wednesday 23rd October.

You can email info@raunds-tc.gov.uk or leave a message on 01933 622087 outside of these hours and we will deal with the matter as soon as possible.

Posted: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:30 by kate

Tags: News

Neighbourhood Watch on Tour!

Neighbourhood Watch on Tour!

As part of Rural Action week Neighbourhood Watch are going on Tour! They will be visiting Raunds on the following dates and times:

Thursday 10th October

11.30 - 13.00: Raunds, Asda carpark, Warth Park Way (off London Road), NN9 6GR

13.15 – 15.00: Raunds, Roadside parking opposite the Coop, 91 Brook Street, NN9 6LW

Come along and learn more about Crime Prevention, sign up for Police Alerts and how... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Sep 2019 10:12 by kate

Tags: Community

Travellers Bassfords Recreation Ground

Travellers Bassfords Recreation Ground

The Police have issued the following update.

The travellers on Bassfords Recreation Ground have been issued with notice to leave.

Posted: Sun, 11 Aug 2019 21:34 by kate

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Brick Kiln Warehouse - Planning Appeal

Brick Kiln Warehouse - Planning Appeal

The Town Council have received notification from ENC that the developers of the proposed distribution warehouse off Brick Kiln Road have submitted an appeal to their refusal of planning permission.

The Town Council previously strongly objected to this application and continues to object to this application, we are writing to the planning inspectorate with our comments. Copies of our previous comments... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 12:44 by kate

Tags: Planning

Changes to Bus Services

Changes to Bus Services

From Sunday 28th July, Stagecoach will be making the following changes to their bus services in the Wellingborough and East Northants areas, including their Raunds – Wellingborough - Northampton service :

Service X46 : Raunds – Higham Ferrers – Rushden – Rushden Lakes – Wellingborough – Wilby – Northampton

Between Rushden and Wellingborough this service will... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:13 by kate

Tags: Bus Services, Community

Raunds Public Art Exhibition 10th July 2019, Saxon Hall

Raunds Public Art Exhibition 10th July 2019, Saxon Hall

On behalf of Roxhill, the developers of Warth Park, Broadbent Studios have been working on concepts for a Gateway Sculpture at the entrance to Brick Kiln Road. Everyone is invited to see the proposal and meet the artists.

The event takes place on Wednesday 10th July 2019 at Saxon Hall, Raunds.

Session one is 12-2pm

Session two 4.30-7pm

Posted: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 09:33 by kate

Tags: Community, Consultation, Public Notice

Statement regarding Raunds Classic

Statement regarding Raunds Classic

Many people will have seen the July issue of Raunds Round-Up. The front cover promotes Raunds Carnival 2019, incorporating Raunds Classic. The Town Council would like to make it clear that the Raunds Classic does not form part of this year's Carnival on Amos Lawrence Playing Field. Unfortunately, print deadlines meant that the editors of Raunds Round-Up were unable to alter the cover or content of... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 17:17 by kate

Tags: Community, Public Notice