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B645 Link road opened near Waitrose

B645 Link road opened near Waitrose

The B645 link road is finally opening, and reducing the queues on the A45 Rushden Lakes roundabout!

Posted: Sat, 02 Jun 2018 15:47 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Highways England

305th Air Mobility Wing honours the 305th BG(H)

305th Air Mobility Wing honours the 305th BG(H)

Members of the 305th Air Mobility Wing, led by their commander, Col Darren Cole, attended the regular church service on Sunday 27th May, and laid a wreath at the church tower memorial to the wartime 305th Bombardment Group, that operated out of Chelveston airfield.

After changing in the Village Hall, they visited the 305th BG memorial in the village and toured the former airfield site, before taking lunch at the Star & Garter.. Read More »

Posted: Sun, 27 May 2018 13:53 by Mark Hunter

Tags: 305th BG(H)

General Data Protection Regulations

General Data Protection Regulations

In preparation for the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) on the 25th May 2018, the Parish Council has adopted a number of new policies and procedures.

These can be found on the GDPR web-page.

Posted: Mon, 14 May 2018 23:29 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Information

Roadworks at the Red Lion Roundabout (B663)

Roadworks at the Red Lion Roundabout (B663)

You may want to avoid using the Raunds Road (B663), as there are temporary 4 way traffic lights for roadworks at the Red Lion Roundabout, Raunds, until the 9th May.

Posted: Wed, 02 May 2018 20:14 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Roadworks

Chowns Mill Roundabout improvement works video

Chowns Mill Roundabout improvement works video

A video of what the new roundabout may look like can be seen here.

Posted: Thu, 12 Apr 2018 23:21 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Highways England

B663 Raunds Rd / High St roadworks - UPDATED

B663 Raunds Rd / High St roadworks - UPDATED

BT is carrying out works on the B663 (Raunds Road and High Street) to lay in new ducting under the footway and carriageway.

Three way traffic lights are in operation.

The works have moved off the carriageway.

Posted: Thu, 05 Apr 2018 23:50 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Roadworks

Easter holiday bin collections - Tuesday 3rd april

Easter holiday bin collections - Tuesday 3rd april

Please note that the waste & food bins will be collected as normal on Tuesday 3rd April.

Please share this news with your neighbours.

Posted: Sun, 01 Apr 2018 14:28 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Waste

Public Information Exhibition on Chowns Mill Roundabout improvements

Public Information Exhibition on Chowns Mill Roundabout improvements

There will be Public Information Exhibition on the proposed Chowns Mill Roundabout improvements on Friday 6th April (2pm - 8pm) and Saturday 7th April (10am - 4pm) at the Park Road Baptist Church, Park Road, Rushden.

Work is currently scheduled to start in December 2019.

For further information, see the Highways England site here

Image copyright Highways England.

Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 14:36 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Highways England

Litter Pick weekend - 14th and 15th April 2018

Litter Pick weekend - 14th and 15th April 2018

The annual parish litter pick (Operation Spring Clean) will take place on the weekend 14th and 15th April 2018.

We can lend you the gloves, litter picks, bags, if you can volunteer some time over the weekend. It can be in your own street/road/lane or just a part of the village that you enjoy walking through!

Please see the risk assessment on the link below.

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 20:38 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Litter Pick

Council Tax

Council Tax

The Council Tax bills will be arriving through your post box shortly, and for residents in East Northants, ENC has provided a leaflet showing the percentages that each Council receives. The figure of 6% quoted for Parish and Town Councils is an average across the district.

The actual figures for this parish are that the Parish Council only receives 3% of the funds.

Posted: Sat, 17 Mar 2018 10:26 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Information

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