Tags: Open Spaces
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 Houlihan
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 Houlihan
The skate park is currently closed awaiting repairs.
Please do not attempt to enter the park until the repairs have been carried out.
Posted: Fri, 21 Dec 2018 15:16 by Kate Houlihan
Work has begun to create an exciting new toddlers play area in Bassfords Recreation Ground, Marshalls Road, Raunds. The work is expected to take 2-3 weeks. We will update you with more information soon!
Posted: Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:41 by Kate Houlihan
Repairs have been carried out to the Skate Park in Amos Lawrence playing field and is now open. Please use the equipment responsibly and report any damage to the Town Council as soon as possible.
Posted: Mon, 10 Jul 2017 10:07 by Emma Williams
If you care about local rights of way, then why not become a member of the Northamptonshire Local Access Forum and make your views count?
The main remit of the group is to advise the county council, as well as district and borough councils, on the management of the county's public rights of way. The advice of the group is to ensure the continued improvement and protection of public rights of way in... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:55 by Kate Houlihan
Raunds Town Council is backing a campaign to get half a million people out and about cleaning up their local communities in March 2017.
As part of its support for the country's biggest-ever community clear up Raunds Town Council is seeking volunteers to take part in an organised litter-pick on Saturday 11th March from 10am, meeting at Saxon Hall.
All equipment will be provided on the day and we welcome... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Feb 2017 11:50 by Emma Williams
Please see the email below from Northamptonshire County Council.
I wrote to you yesterday in response to enquiries you had raised with us regarding the proposed temporary closure of the public bridleway known as Meadow Lane Raunds to allow the construction of an underpass below the bridleway.
It has become apparent that the timing of the proposed closure has inadvertently raised concerns that the granting... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:34 by Kate Houlihan
The skate park has now been repaired and is open and ready for you to enjoy in half term! ENJOY
Posted: Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:00 by Kate Houlihan
Lots of dogs and their owners turned out this morning for the official opening of the new dog park in Raunds. It was great to see so many dogs enjoying the natural open space which is accessible from both London Road and Webb Road. We hope many more dog owners will use the new park to let dogs off their leads in a secure environment.
Posted: Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:22 by Emma Williams