Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr Sylvia Hughes, Mayor of Raunds

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

Tags: Community

Tree planting at Raunds Community Orchard

Tree planting at Raunds Community Orchard

Raunds Town Council are delighted to be planting trees at Amos Lawrence Park, Raunds as the first stage in our Community Orchard. The trees are expected later this week, so watch this space for further updates.

A spokesman for Raunds Town Council said "We are very pleased to begin such an important project which has many biodiversity benefits and will also enhance our beautiful surroundings".

Cllr Lee... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 14:11 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Community, Raunds

NNC Community Grant Funding

NNC Community Grant Funding

Does your voluntary/community group need support?

North Northamptonshire Council have Community Grant Funding available now.

Voluntary and community groups are being encouraged to apply for small grants to help improve the lives of local residents.

The funding of up to £5,000 is being made available by North Northamptonshire Council up to January 31.

There are two funding rounds during December and... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Dec 2021 09:45 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants

Northamptonshire Police - The Local Identified Priorities

Northamptonshire Police - The Local Identified Priorities

The Local Identified Priorities gives you a say in what Northamptonshire Police can do for you.

What should our policing priorities be in YOUR area?

Tell us about the issues that matter most to you where you live and work by completing our online survey.

It only takes a few minutes and the information you give us will help identify the local neighbourhood policing priorities for your area.

Click here:... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Dec 2021 13:41 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Community, Northants Police

Bleed Kit now located at Spar, High Street

Bleed Kit now located at Spar, High Street

Spar, high street now have a bleed kit in store. These are first aid style kits specifically for blood loss / bleed control and are life changing in the event of a stabbing.

Lauren who is part of off the streets NN team delivered a bleed box to the spar shop on high street last week.
Hopefully it will not need to be used but in the case of an emergency it's available in Spar, call 999 they will talk... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Dec 2021 10:54 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Community, Raunds

Raunds Christmas Market & Lights switch-on 28th November 2021

Raunds Christmas Market & Lights switch-on 28th November 2021

What a wonderful day of festivities at the Raunds Christmas Market & Lights switch-on last Sunday.

There was a fantastic atmosphere with lots of stalls, fun and entertainment.

Thank you to everyone who came along. We even had a sprinkling of snow!

Have you got any photos?

Please share them with us by using the hashtag #RaundsChristmasLights2021 or email to events@raunds-tc.gov.uk

To view the photos... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:05 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Christmas, Christmas Lights 2021, Community, Event, Raunds

Christmas Day - Raunds Community Hall

Christmas Day - Raunds Community Hall

We are reaching out to our Raund's Community to make sure no one is alone this Christmas:-

The Community Hall will be open Christmas Day 25th December, in the morning between from 1030-1230.

Open to all.

Come & join us, for some Festive fun & games

Christmas music

Pull a cracker with a friendly face

Enjoy warming drinks & treats

Just what Santa & his Elves ordered…….

If anyone... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 10:18 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Christmas, Community

Christmas Light Competition Winner

Christmas Light Competition Winner

Congratulations to Oscar Sammie from Windmill School for winning the Christmas Light competition 2021. Sylvia Hughes, Mayor of Raunds presented Oscar with his winning prize and certificate during his school assembly.

Oscar's winning light design can be seen at the Christmas Market & Light Switch-on this Sunday 28th November, where he will be turning on the Christmas lights. Thank you and well done... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 13:48 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Christmas, Community, Event, Raunds

Remembrance Sunday Parade & Service

Remembrance Sunday Parade & Service

On Remembrance Sunday, 14th November 2021 Raunds Town Council and the Royal British Legion commemorated the occasion with a parade from the Town Hall to the War Memorial in front of the Peter's Church. The parade was led by the Raunds Temperance Band, Dominic Hopkins DL, The Mayor of Raunds, USAF Major Erica Balfour and Councillors together with the clergy, uniform groups, local schools, communities... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Nov 2021 14:57 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Community, Raunds, Remembrance Sunday

Raunds Christmas Market & Light Switch-on

Raunds Christmas Market & Light Switch-on

Raunds Christmas Market & Light Switch-on

Sunday 28th November 2021

Raunds Town Square from 2pm-6.30pm

Santa's parade leaves the Town Hall at 2.45pm

Entertainment from 3pm

Lights switched on at 6pm

Live entertainment

Fair Rides

Luke as Freddie (Freddie Mercury Tribute Act)

Petting Zoo

Big Heroes for Little Heroes

Subject to Covid restrictions

Posted: Mon, 15 Nov 2021 13:42 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Christmas, Community, Event, Raunds

Town Hall Office - Re-open to public

Town Hall Office - Re-open to public

Raunds Town Council is pleased to re-open their offices to the public. Initially this will be in a limited capacity, our temporary opening hours will be:

Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday: 10am-12pm

Wednesday: 10am-12pm

Thursday: 10am-12pm

Friday: CLOSED

Please attend alone if possible and do not attend the offices if you have any symptoms of Coronavirus.

Posted: Tue, 21 Jul 2020 11:45 by kate

Tags: Community, News