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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Over £700 raised for Stroke Association at the Mayor of Raunds Burns Night celebration

Over £700 raised for Stroke Association at the Mayor of Raunds Burns Night celebration

Cllr Richard Levell, Mayor of Raunds celebrated Burns Night in style on Saturday 26th January at Jester's Bistro Raunds.

Joined by the Mayoress, Mrs Magdalena Levell, the Mayor welcomed local residents, visiting Mayors and other guests. The guests enjoyed a Burns Night Supper and the customary traditions, while raising funds for the Stroke Association, which is the Mayor's chosen Charity for 2018-19.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 16:14 by Kate Houlihan

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No increase in Council Tax for Raunds Town Council.

No increase in Council Tax for Raunds Town Council.

Raunds Town Council is pleased to announce that its portion of the council tax will not increase in 2019/20.

Whilst households will see no increase in the share of council tax paid to Raunds Town Council, the Council will be able to maintain existing services and deliver a number of exciting projects for the town, including a sports wall at Amos Lawrence, new Film Equipment and Staging for Saxon Hall,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:00 by Kate Houlihan

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St Peter's C.E. Academy Sports Day Fun

St Peter's C.E. Academy Sports Day Fun

Cllr Lee Wilkes, Deputy Mayor of Raunds, was delighted to attend the St Peter's C.E. Academy Sports Day.

The Principal, Mrs Sarah Folkard, and her fabulous team of Teachers had done a brilliant job getting all of the children ready and organised for their races.

Cllr Lee Wilkes said "Luckily the weather was kind to us all! I The children were brilliant, they were obviously having a great time, whilst... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:56 by Kate Houlihan

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Consultation on proposed changes to councils in Northamptonshire

Consultation on proposed changes to councils in Northamptonshire

Consultation on proposed changes to councils in Northamptonshire will now start on Monday, 18 June

Consultation on a re-structure of local government in Northamptonshire will now start on Monday, 18 June with opportunities for all residents, businesses and other stakeholders in the county to have their say. The start date has been delayed by a few days as details are still being finalised.

All eight... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Jun 2018 09:32 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Consultation, Press Release

A busy Saturday for Raunds Mayor Cllr Richard Levell!

A busy Saturday for Raunds Mayor Cllr Richard Levell!

Saturday was a busy day for Cllr Richard Levell and his consort. In the morning they had their car washed by the staff and pupils at Windmill Primary School, together with members of the Police and Fire Brigade. The money raised was shared between Windmill School and the Fire Brigade's Charity. The highlight was one 5-year old, part of the car polishing squad, jumping up at the window to dab it with... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 10:43 by Emma Williams

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ASDA Raunds

ASDA Raunds

Raunds Mayor, Cllr Helen Howell, accompanied by her consort Cllr Lee Wilkes, officially opened the new ASDA store at Warth Park yesterday. Queues of customers eagerly awaited for the doors to open to the supermarket which will sell high quality fish, meat, baked products and fruit and vegetables. The site is also home to a new petrol station alongside the main store.

Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:22 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Press Release, Warth Park, Mayor, ASDA

Gold Award for Raunds Town Council

Gold Award for Raunds Town Council

Raunds Town Council are delighted to announce that they have become the first council in Northamptonshire to be awarded the Gold Standard, under the Local Council Award Scheme.

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) scheme is open to around 10,000 Local Councils in England and Wales. The scheme celebrates the successes of the very best local councils.

There are three levels of award, Foundation,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:06 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Press Release, Local Council Award Scheme

New Facility for Saxon Hall

New Facility for Saxon Hall

Raunds Town Council are pleased to announce that a program of improvements at Saxon Hall has begun! The first improvements is the addition of a terrace at the rear of the building.

You can read the full details here.

Posted: Thu, 03 Nov 2016 10:00 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, Press release

Letter that appears in the September issue of the Reporter.

Letter that appears in the September issue of the Reporter.

The Town Council are aware of a letter that has appeared in the current issue of The Reporter regarding the new terraced area at the rear of Saxon Hall.

The Town Council would stress that a number of comments made within the letter are wholly untrue. The Council will respond in full to the letter shortly.

Posted: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:40 by Kate Houlihan

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Roxhill and Raunds Town Council Joint press statement

Roxhill and Raunds Town Council Joint press statement

Raunds Town Council and Roxhill developments have issued a joint press statement regarding proposals for an extension to Warth Park and community facilities that were outlined in the June edition of Raunds Round-Up.

Posted: Tue, 02 Aug 2016 16:31 by Kate Houlihan

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