Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

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

Tags: Public Notice

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements

Further to last week's notification of 5 June 2020, our road closure plans have changed.

The following table has details of our revised night time planned closures this week:

Date

Thursday 18 June

Closure

A45 west bound approach from Stanwick to Chowns Mill closed

Times

8pm to Midnight

Date

Thursday 18 June

Closure

A6 between Kimbolton Road Rbt (Rushden) to Nene Park (Irthlingborough) NORTHBOUND carriageway... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 20:16 by Emma Williams

Tags: Chowns Mill; Public Notice

Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Road closure notification

Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Road closure notification

Please be aware of our final (phase 1) planned week of night-time road closures for the A45 Chowns Mill roundabout:

From 18 May, there will be a permanent traffic management system in place (narrow lane running) throughout the junction, for the remainder of the construction period.

(some occasional night works may still be required for safety and access reasons)

Date

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Closure

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Times

Saturday

9 May

|... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 14:06 by Emma Williams

Tags: Chowns Mill Roundsabout, Highways, Public Notice

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements

A45 Chowns Mills Roundabout improvements

We continue to take advantage of the lower traffic by using 24/7 lane closures (single lane running) at the A45 / A6 Chowns Mill junction, in all directions.

In addition to the 24/7 lane closures (single lane running) the following planned night time closures will take place:

Date | Closure | Times

Tuesday | A45 between Chowns Mill Rbt and Rushden Lakes western carriageway closed. | 8pm to 6am

21-Apr... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 12:45 by Emma Williams

Tags: Chowns Mill; Public Notice

Chowns Mills Improvement work

Chowns Mills Improvement work

Highways England has confirmed that the A45 Chowns Mill Improvement works are set to continue. Our roads remain open and we will continue to maintain the network, ensuring that life-saving medicine, equipment, supplies and healthcare staff can travel to where they are needed most.

Further to last week's notification on 19 March 2020, our lane restrictions and road closure plans have changed. The following... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 10:17 by Emma Williams

Tags: Chowns Mill; Public Notice

Newsletter from The Crown Estate

Newsletter from The Crown Estate

Attached is a newsletter from The Crown Estate (developer for Rushden Lakes) updating on their plans for the Land to the West of Rushden Lakes.

Any feedback on the plans should be sent to their dedicated e-mail address for the project: info@rushdenlakeslandtothewest.co.uk

Posted: Thu, 27 Feb 2020 09:08 by Emma Williams

Tags: Rushden Lakes; Public Notice

Greenlight for extension to renewable energy park

Greenlight for extension to renewable energy park

East Northamptonshire Council's Planning Management Committee approves plans for forward-thinking extension to Chelveston Renewable Energy Park.

The Council has approved the planning application for the proposed gas peaking plant which will sit adjacent to the existing energy park, further increasing the overall efficiency. The purpose of the plant is to generate electricity at times when the wind farm... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 10:46 by Emma Williams

Tags: Planning, Public Notice

Start of works notification for A6/A45 Chowns Mill roundabout

Start of works notification for A6/A45 Chowns Mill roundabout

To mark the start of works we are holding Public Information Events on 5 and 8 February. These sessions will give road users, businesses and the local community an opportunity to meet the team and find out more about our scheme. D

Posted: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 11:04 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Public Information Event

Public Information Event

Highways England will be holding 2 Public information events for the improvements to A45/A6 Chowns Mill roundabout. Please see the attached poster

Posted: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:53 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

WEEE collection scheme off to a flying start

WEEE collection scheme off to a flying start

Approximately 13 tonnes of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) have been collected across East Northamptonshire in just 6 weeks since a new collection was launched.

Following a successful pilot in Raunds, the Waste team at East Northamptonshire Council rolled out a weekly WEEE collection scheme in mid-December and have already seen a brilliant response.

Cllr Steven North, Leader of East... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 12:41 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Brick Kiln Road Flooding Update

Brick Kiln Road Flooding Update

Raunds Town Council are aware of the problems the flooding at Brick Kiln Road is causing for residents. Whilst it isn't something the Town Council can resolve directly, we have chased the relevant authorities tirelessly on your behalf. We are pleased to say that we've now been informed that the existing drainage is being jet washed to remove the build-up of silt, and a new box culvert is being installed... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 11:21 by kate

Tags: Community, Public Notice