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

Tags: Public Notice

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

Tags: Community, Public Notice, News

Raunds residents to take part in innovative waste collection pilot

Raunds residents to take part in innovative waste collection pilot

Raunds residents will pilot a new waste collection scheme from East Northamptonshire Council (ENC).

The WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) collection scheme goes live on Monday 23 September and will run until the end of 2019. If successful, the scheme could be rolled out across the district.

During the trial, residents will be able to place small and handheld electrical items out alongside... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:14 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Travellers Bassfords Recreation Ground

Travellers Bassfords Recreation Ground

The Police have issued the following update.

The travellers on Bassfords Recreation Ground have been issued with notice to leave.

Posted: Sun, 11 Aug 2019 21:34 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Beat the Street helps get East Northamptonshire moving!

Beat the Street helps get East Northamptonshire moving!

The Beat the Street initiative in East Northamptonshire is being hailed as a success after a new report shows that the challenge has helped get people walking and cycling across the area.

More than 8,000 walked, ran and cycled 73,000 miles together for Beat the Street from March to May 2019. The initiative saw special sensors called Beat Boxes placed on lampposts around East Northamptonshire which could... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 09:50 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice, News

Register to vote - annual canvass reminder

Register to vote - annual canvass reminder

All East Northamptonshire residents have been sent a form checking who is registered to vote at their address.

The Household Enquiry Form (HEF) will come from East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) and is sent to every home across the district. It's addressed to the occupier and will contain the details of all those in the household who are registered to vote. Residents are being asked to confirm that... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:14 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Raunds Public Art Exhibition 10th July 2019, Saxon Hall

Raunds Public Art Exhibition 10th July 2019, Saxon Hall

On behalf of Roxhill, the developers of Warth Park, Broadbent Studios have been working on concepts for a Gateway Sculpture at the entrance to Brick Kiln Road. Everyone is invited to see the proposal and meet the artists.

The event takes place on Wednesday 10th July 2019 at Saxon Hall, Raunds.

Session one is 12-2pm

Session two 4.30-7pm

Posted: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 09:33 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, Public Notice, Consultation

Statement regarding Raunds Classic

Statement regarding Raunds Classic

Many people will have seen the July issue of Raunds Round-Up. The front cover promotes Raunds Carnival 2019, incorporating Raunds Classic. The Town Council would like to make it clear that the Raunds Classic does not form part of this year's Carnival on Amos Lawrence Playing Field. Unfortunately, print deadlines meant that the editors of Raunds Round-Up were unable to alter the cover or content of... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 17:17 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Skate Park Closed

Skate Park Closed

The skate park is currently closed whilst urgent repairs are undertaken.

Please do not attempt to enter the skate park as it is unsafe.

Posted: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 15:02 by Kate Houlihan

Tags: Public Notice, Skate Park

Local authorities pledge support to Armed Forces

Local authorities pledge support to Armed Forces

To coincide with Armed Forces Day, East Northamptonshire Council and other partners in the Armed Forces Covenant Partnership for Northamptonshire have reiterated to local military personnel, both serving and veterans, the support and services available to them across the county.

Leader of East Northamptonshire Council, Steven North said:

"We have a strong association with the British Armed Forces in... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 Jun 2019 10:54 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

First meeting of North Northants Joint Committee has taken place

First meeting of North Northants Joint Committee has taken place

Members from Corby, East Northants, Kettering, Northamptonshire County and Wellingborough have met for the first time as a Joint Committee to consider all of the work needed to create the new North Northants Council.

At its inaugural meeting (24 June 2019), the Joint Committee elected Cllr Martin Griffiths, Leader of Borough of Wellingborough Council as Chair with Cllr Tom Beattie of Corby Borough Council... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 13:43 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice