Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr Richard Levell, Raunds Town Mayor and his consort Mrs Magdalana Levell 2018  - 2019

Clerk: Ms Kate Houlihan
The Hall, Raunds
Wellingborough
Northamptonshire NN9 6LT

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Raunds Town Council Awards Grant to East Northants Community Responders

Raunds Town Council Awards Grant to East Northants Community Responders

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

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Council teams up to tackle drugs in East Northants

Council teams up to tackle drugs in East Northants

Illegal drugs in East Northamptonshire have been sniffed out during an operation by East Northamptonshire Council, Northamptonshire Police and Alpha K9 Security Services.

On Friday 8 November 2019, ENC ran their most recent drug dog operation and a suspected Class A substance was recovered from one premises. During the evening, the team visited 15 licensed premises in total across the district and 11... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Nov 2019 09:36 by Emma Williams

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Raunds Remembers

Raunds Remembers

Deputy Mayor, Cllr Lee Wilkes, Raunds Town Council, The Royal British Legion, Rev Jon Aldwinckle, local schools and Raunds residents congregated on the steps of the Town Hall at 11am for a short service and 2 minutes silence.

Posted: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 12:19 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, News, Remembrance

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

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Road Closure

Danaher and Walsh have been carrying out Section 278 improvement works for Warth Park in Raunds. To finish the works they will require to close the London Road, Brick Kiln Road roundabout in sections for up to 5 nights (8pm to 6am) from the 14th October 2019.

A plan showing the closures and diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=115030194

If you have any further questions about the works... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Oct 2019 11:41 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, News, Public Notice

6th Nene Valley Festival is a success

6th Nene Valley Festival is a success

Thousands of people turned out to enjoy the masses of activities on offer during this year's Nene Valley Festival, which took place from Saturday 14 - Sunday 22 September and was funded by Heritage Lottery through Nenescape.

The festival offered something for the whole family with hundreds of events and attractions across the Nene Valley and officially launched with a ribbon cutting ceremony in Peterborough... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 09:40 by Emma Williams

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Minister confirms decisions relating to Northamptonshire unitary legislation

The Minister for Local Government has written to Northamptonshire councils confirming his decisions for the legislation required for the creation of two new unitary authorities.

Known as a Structural Change Order, the legislation sets out timings of elections, duties of shadow authorities (the councils that will be in place prior to the actual North and West Northamptonshire councils) and functions... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 13:52 by Emma Williams

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New websites will outline journey to unitary

New websites will outline journey to unitary

Two new websites have been launched offering a reliable source of information about the move toward unitary governance in Northamptonshire.

Named 'Future Northants North' and 'Future Northants West' they carry the same core information while outlining the separate processes being followed in the north and west of the county.

These dedicated sites describe the process so far, who is involved, progress... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 09:32 by Emma Williams

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