Raunds Town Council

Serving the people of Raunds

Cllr Sylvia Hughes, Mayor of Raunds

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

Tags: Raunds

Tree planting at Raunds Community Orchard

Tree planting at Raunds Community Orchard

Raunds Town Council are delighted to be planting trees at Amos Lawrence Park, Raunds as the first stage in our Community Orchard. The trees are expected later this week, so watch this space for further updates.

A spokesman for Raunds Town Council said "We are very pleased to begin such an important project which has many biodiversity benefits and will also enhance our beautiful surroundings".

Cllr Lee... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 14:11 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Community, Raunds

Declaration of Result of Poll

Declaration of Result of Poll

Declaration of Result of Poll

North Northamptonshire

Election of a Parish Councillor for Raunds Windmill

on Thursday 16 December 2021

https://www.northnorthants.gov.uk/democracy-elections-and-voting/election-results/declaration-result-polls-election-parish-councillor

Posted: Fri, 17 Dec 2021 11:07 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Raunds

Bleed Kit now located at Spar, High Street

Bleed Kit now located at Spar, High Street

Spar, high street now have a bleed kit in store. These are first aid style kits specifically for blood loss / bleed control and are life changing in the event of a stabbing.

Lauren who is part of off the streets NN team delivered a bleed box to the spar shop on high street last week.
Hopefully it will not need to be used but in the case of an emergency it's available in Spar, call 999 they will talk... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Dec 2021 10:54 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Community, Raunds

Raunds Christmas Market & Lights switch-on 28th November 2021

Raunds Christmas Market & Lights switch-on 28th November 2021

What a wonderful day of festivities at the Raunds Christmas Market & Lights switch-on last Sunday.

There was a fantastic atmosphere with lots of stalls, fun and entertainment.

Thank you to everyone who came along. We even had a sprinkling of snow!

Have you got any photos?

Please share them with us by using the hashtag #RaundsChristmasLights2021 or email to events@raunds-tc.gov.uk

To view the photos... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:05 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Christmas, Christmas Lights 2021, Community, Event, Raunds

Christmas Light Competition Winner

Christmas Light Competition Winner

Congratulations to Oscar Sammie from Windmill School for winning the Christmas Light competition 2021. Sylvia Hughes, Mayor of Raunds presented Oscar with his winning prize and certificate during his school assembly.

Oscar's winning light design can be seen at the Christmas Market & Light Switch-on this Sunday 28th November, where he will be turning on the Christmas lights. Thank you and well done... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 13:48 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Christmas, Community, Event, Raunds

Remembrance Sunday Parade & Service

Remembrance Sunday Parade & Service

On Remembrance Sunday, 14th November 2021 Raunds Town Council and the Royal British Legion commemorated the occasion with a parade from the Town Hall to the War Memorial in front of the Peter's Church. The parade was led by the Raunds Temperance Band, Dominic Hopkins DL, The Mayor of Raunds, USAF Major Erica Balfour and Councillors together with the clergy, uniform groups, local schools, communities... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Nov 2021 14:57 by Nicola Barker

Tags: Community, Raunds, Remembrance Sunday

Raunds Christmas Market & Light Switch-on

Raunds Christmas Market & Light Switch-on

Raunds Christmas Market & Light Switch-on

Sunday 28th November 2021

Raunds Town Square from 2pm-6.30pm

Santa's parade leaves the Town Hall at 2.45pm

Entertainment from 3pm

Lights switched on at 6pm

Live entertainment

Fair Rides

Luke as Freddie (Freddie Mercury Tribute Act)

Petting Zoo

Big Heroes for Little Heroes

Subject to Covid restrictions

Posted: Mon, 15 Nov 2021 13:42 by Nikki Shand

Tags: Christmas, Community, Event, Raunds

We are open!

We are open!

From Monday 6th September Raunds Town Council offices are extending our opening hours to the public. We will be open 10am - 2pm Monday to Friday so feel free to pop in. Alternatively you can call us on 01933 622087.

Posted: Thu, 26 Aug 2021 13:14 by Emma Williams

Tags: Raunds, Raunds Town Council

Stagecoach bus fares in Raunds

Stagecoach bus fares in Raunds

Stagecoach will be making changes to fares in Raunds and we wanted to keep you updated with what's happening.

You're probably now in the process of taking a big breath and preparing yourself to ask, "how much are fares going up by"?

But it's good news! People will be paying up to 45% less for travel from Raunds. We want a simple and easy to use bus network for people. Therefore, from the 1st August we're... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:53 by Emma Williams

Tags: Bus Fares, Raunds, StageCoach