Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr Richard Levell, Raunds Town Mayor and Mayoress Cllr Magdalena Levell

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

Author: Nicola Barker

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

It is with great sadness that we have all learned of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

The Union Flag will be flown at half-mast until after the state funeral.

Arrangements are being made for a Book of Condolence to be opened in the Council Chamber from 9am tomorrow morning.

Cllr Richard Levell

Mayor of Raunds

Posted: Wed, 14 Sep 2022 11:58 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Proclamation of the Accession of His Majesty King Charles III

Proclamation of the Accession of His Majesty King Charles III

On Sunday 11th September 2022 at 5pm on the steps of the Town Hall, the Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Northamptonshire Mr Dominic Hopkins DL, Raunds Town Councillors and Officers, Former Mayor's/Chairmen, members of the clergy, the Royal British Legion and Raunds residents joined together for the Proclamation of the Accession of His Majesty King Charles III.

The Union Flag was raised to full-mast for the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Sep 2022 12:43 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Proclamation of the Accession of His Majesty King Charles III 2022

Proclamation of the Accession of His Majesty King Charles III.

Proclamation of the Accession of His Majesty King Charles III.

Proclamation of the Accession of His Majesty King Charles III.

The Proclamation will be read by the Deputy Lieutenant, Mr Dominic Hopkins DL, at 5pm on Sunday 11th September 2022 outside the front of the Town Hall, Thorpe Street, Raunds, NN9 6LT.

A Book of Condolence is open in the Council Chamber of the Town Hall between 9am and 6pm.

Posted: Sat, 10 Sep 2022 13:00 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Anti-social behaviour

Anti-social behaviour

Unfortunately this week we have had two incidences of anti-social behaviour at the Saddlers Play Area, off Weybridge Way.On Monday glass was shattered throughout the play area and also on the play equipment. The same incident happened again on Wednesday.One of our Operations Officers has endeavoured to pick up all the glass but we cannot guarantee that all the tiny fragments have been located. Please... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Jul 2022 10:30 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Raunds, anti-social behaviour

Raunds Windmill Ward Notice of poll

Raunds Windmill Ward Notice of poll

Raunds Windmill Ward

Notice of poll

A poll will be held on Thursday 4th August 2022 between 7am and 10pm in this ward.

Please click the link below for more information.

Posted: Wed, 27 Jul 2022 11:30 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Elections, Town Councillor

Cheque for over £400 Presented to the 2nd Raunds Scouts Group

Cheque for over £400 Presented to the 2nd Raunds Scouts Group

Last week as one of her final acts as the Mayor of Raunds, Cllr Sylvia Hughes was delighted to present a cheque for £446.50 to the 2nd Raunds Scouts Group. The grant will be used to purchase two event shelters and three camp cookers.

Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 11:38 by Nicola Barker

Tags: 2nd Raunds Scouts Group, Donation, Mayor

Cheque for £4,000 Presented to Manor Sports and Leisure Ltd

Cheque for £4,000 Presented to Manor Sports and Leisure Ltd

The Mayor of Raunds, Cllr Sylvia Hughes was delighted to present a cheque for £4,000 to Manor Sports and Leisure Ltd. The donation from the Council's Environment, Leisure and Recreation Committee's Youth Work Fund will be put towards the cost of 'The Den' Youth Club.

Tom Hatton Facilities Manager said "The Den is a youth club delivered by the team at Manor Sports and Leisure, situated within the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 May 2022 14:17 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Donation, Manor Sports and Leisure, Mayor

Road Closure on Dryden Street

Road Closure on Dryden Street

Anglian Water are intending on installing a new water connection on the above road. Due to the urgent nature of these works it is proposed that they will commence on the 16th May and be for a period of up to 3 days.

The closure and diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=128692094

Posted: Fri, 06 May 2022 13:23 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Road Closure

PRAYER VIGIL for UKRAINE - This morning at 11am at Raunds Town Square a prayer vigil was held for the Ukraine.

PRAYER VIGIL for UKRAINE - This morning at 11am at Raunds Town Square a prayer vigil was held for the Ukraine.

Rev Jon read psalm 31 before we had a 5 minute silence. Rev Kim and Pastor Tom then each read a short prayer, before the churches gave out sunflowers and sunflower seeds as a symbol of peace. Rev Kim then announced a coffee morning next Monday, 9-12 at the Methodist Church. The Methodist Church has been a collection point for supplies for Ukraine and the coffee morning is to help raise money for the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Mar 2022 14:32 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Community, Ukraine