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:
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
Cllr Sylvia Hughes, Mayor of Raunds joins 100th birthday celebrations for Raunds resident Mrs Margaret Tirebuck.
Cllr Sylvia Hughes was delighted to meet Margaret Tirebuck on Sunday 7th June 2020. Mrs Tirebuck pictured below was thrilled to receive a message from Her Majesty the Queen. Although lockdown restrictions meant Mrs Tirebuck wasn't able to have quite the family celebration that had been planned,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 15:00 by kate
For sometime residents of the Rowans Estate have raised concerns regarding the steps leading from Willow Way to Thorpe Street. There was no lighting on the steps and residents were worried about their safety at night.
Raunds Town Council tried to support residents in this and raised the issue with Northamptonshire Highways, East Northamptonshire Council and Persimmon Homes, the developer of the site.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 22:30 by kate
Fundraising Success for Mayor of Raunds Councillor Richard Levell.
Cllr Richard Levell is delighted to have raised £7,000 to be shared between his chosen charities, Prostate Cancer UK and Parkinson's UK.
Cllr Levell now comes to the end of his second term as Mayor of Raunds and said,
"I'm thrilled to have raised this money for these charities, fundraising is always hard work, but I... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 May 2020 11:27 by kate
We had 45 entries and each and everyone one of them brightened up our day as I'm sure they did to many residents of Raunds who spotted them on their daily walks.
Congratulation again and thank you to those for taking part it really has made a difference. All the entries including the winner and runners up can be seen on our website at https://www.raunds-tc.gov.uk/brightenupraunds-gallery.html
As you may... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 15:03 by Emma Williams
Do you run a local business? Would you like a free listing for your business in our online directory?
To list your business large or small on Raunds Town Council Online Business Directory www.raunds-tc.gov.uk/findmynearest.html
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following details.
Company Name, Description, Telephone, Mobile, Address, Email, Website
Posted: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 11:42 by Nicola Barker
Have you entered our competition yet?
With the Bank Holiday weekend coming up! (yes really, we know it's hard to keep track of the days at the moment, but tomorrow is Good Friday!)
We thought we would remind you that there is still time to enter our Decorate your Window competition. We have had some fantastic entries so far and you can see them all here They really have been putting a smile on our faces.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 13:00 by kate
As I am sure you are aware, recent announcements relating to Covid-19 have made it impossible to predict how our communities will be affected by this outbreak, and indeed for how long.
After very careful thought the Town Council have regrettably decided to closed the Saxon Hall until further notice.
Please go to https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ for advice about symptoms and how to... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 09:54 by Nicola Barker
The Mayor of Raunds, Cllr Richard Levell was delighted to hand over a cheque for £1,000 to East Northants Community Responders. The grant will be put towards the cost of life saving equipment for the local area.
East Northants Community First Responders are volunteers who live in the local community. They are trained by East Midlands Ambulance Service to attend 999 calls prior to an Ambulance... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 10:32 by kate
The original Vision for Raunds was a community led plan setting out future aims & aspirations for the community as well as assisting in the production of the Neighbourhood Plan. Over the last five years Raunds Town Council has successfully implemented this plan.
The plan assisted the council in gaining funding for projects like the re-development of the Webb Road Play... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 11:26 by Emma Williams