Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr Sylvia Hughes, Mayor of Raunds

Clerk: Steve Beech
The Hall, Raunds
Wellingborough
Northamptonshire NN9 6LT

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Marion Hind

Marion Hind

Raunds Town Council is saddened to announce that Cllr Marion C Hind passed away on Monday 24th September at Cransley Hospice, Kettering following a battle with cancer.

Marion became a member of Raunds Town Council in July 2017, prior to which she had been a valued member of our Events Committee. On joining the Council Marion said "I first became involved with the Town Council in 2016, when I joined... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:57 by kate

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Meet the real life 'Charlie Price'

Meet the real life 'Charlie Price'

Steve Pateman, the real Charlie Price, who provided the inspiration for the hit film and musical 'Kinky Boots' will be at the Saxon Hall on Wednesday 19th September for the Raunds Film Afternoon. He will also be bringing along his new book 'Boss in Boots' so grab yourself a signed copy. Call 01933 622087 to reserve your seat for the film.

Posted: Mon, 17 Sep 2018 11:42 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Film Afernnoon, News, Public Notice

Operation Viper - Please Tell Us What You Know

Operation Viper - Please Tell Us What You Know

Operation Viper is Northamptonshire Police's crackdown on Serious and Organised Crime.

Serious and Organised Crime has no home in Northamptonshire and we need your help in telling us if you're aware of any issues in your area so we can investigate them.

Please if possible can you take a moment to complete the below survey. We're determined to make Northamptonshire a hostile place for criminals but we're... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Sep 2018 11:19 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Local Government Reform agreed by East Northamptonshire Council

Local Government Reform agreed by East Northamptonshire Council

A proposal for local government reform has been agreed by East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) at a Full Council meeting on Thursday, 30 August.

Steven North, ENC Leader, said: "The case for two unitary authorities in Northamptonshire was thoroughly discussed with many councillors contributing to the debate.

"This council has much to be proud of with many achievements recognised over the years including... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 31 Aug 2018 09:36 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, News, Public Notice

Sheffield Court, Raunds

Sheffield Court, Raunds

The Town Council has become aware of a dangerous tree on land adjacent to Sheffield Court.

The land and trees are not the responsibility of the Town Council, however we are working with other authorities to establish the responsibility for this as quickly as possible.

We hope to have the matter resolved in the next 7 days, however in the meantime we would advise residents to avoid the area around the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Aug 2018 16:57 by kate

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Proposals for future of Northants now online

Proposals for future of Northants now online

The proposed local government reform submission papers are now live on www.east-northamptonshire.gov.uk

Following a county-wide consultation exercise, a proposed submission has been drafted by all eight authorities in Northamptonshire. This will be discussed by councillors at meetings across the county week commencing 27 August.

In East Northamptonshire, councillors will meet 29 August. Details of the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Aug 2018 14:14 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, News, Public Notice

London Road Closure

London Road Closure

Anglian Water have informed us that the permit for the closure of London Road has been extended as they are now having to appoint specialist contractors to excavate the bridge. They are still co-operating with Highways regarding the issue and will endeavour to complete the work before the 7th September.

Posted: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:54 by Emma Williams

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Operation Viper

Operation Viper

Raunds Town Council are pleased to see that all the background work on Operation Viper has begun to see dividends.

The message from the police is clear, "if you deal or grow drugs at your property you should expect to be visited by the police".

In the video Det Chief Insp. Julie Mead also explains how the police are protecting the community from harm and supporting those who may have been a victim of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Aug 2018 13:24 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

NOTIFICATION OF WORK TO MAINTAIN THE A45 EAST & WESTBOUND BETWEEN STANWICK TO RAUNDS ROUNDABOUT

NOTIFICATION OF WORK TO MAINTAIN THE A45 EAST & WESTBOUND BETWEEN STANWICK TO RAUNDS ROUNDABOUT

Re: A45 Stanwick to Raunds Roundabout general maintenance and carriageway resurfacing works.
NOTIFICATION OF WORK TO MAINTAIN THE A45 EAST & WESTBOUND BETWEEN STANWICK TO RAUNDS ROUNDABOUT
We have been informed that Highways England will shortly carry out essential maintenance work on the existing carriageway on the above section of the A45. The work will take place from 3rd to 14th September 2018.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Aug 2018 10:13 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Public Notice

Meet your local PCSO

WED 8 AUG

11AM – 12.00 COMMUNITY SURGERY KRUMBS, Raunds

(Next to co-op, Raunds)

THUR 9 AUG

9.30 -10.30 RAUNDS FOODBANK & Community café

(Opposite spar in the centre of Raunds)

Posted: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 11:00 by Emma Williams

Tags: Community, Police, Public Notice