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Holocaust Memorial Day - Friday 27th January 2017
Rushden Town Council will be holding a short service to observe Holocaust Memorial Day on Friday 27th January, at 11.00am, at the Rushden War Memorial.
There will be a short reading, one minute of silence and the lighting of a candle. We would welcome anyone who wishes to attend this service to remember the Holocaust and all subsequent acts of genocide.
An Award for Rushden Town
We are very pleased to announce Rushden Town were joint winners with Brackley of the county's best War Memorial.
The Cup was awarded on 14 January 2017 at the Royal British Legion County Conference. Brackley will hold the Cup until June then it will be handed over to the Rushden Branch of the Royal British Legion. Pictured below proudly holding the cup is (left) Branch President David Hawker and Branch Chairman Paul Mills.
A45 Rushden Lakes - Traffic Management Bulletin
- A45 Rushden Lakes Traffic Management Bulletin 009 (PDF, 55 Kb)
Mayor's Awards 2016-17
Rushden Town Council is seeking nominations for the Mayor's Awards for Services to the Community for the year 2016/17. The Mayor's Award is given to an individual for their work and commitment within the community of Rushden over a number of years. (Group nominations will not be eligible for an award).
Please submit the name and address of nominees, together with details of the reason for their nomination, to the Town Clerk at Rushden Town Council, Rushden Hall, Hall Park, Rushden, NN10 9NG, or e-mail the Town Clerk at email@example.com. All nominations should be received by Friday 24 February 2017.
Invitation to Tender for Refurbishments at Spencer Park, Rushden
Save a Life - Give Blood Clincs
Please click on the link below for details on where to go to give blood this Friday, 20th January 2017
- Give Blood Clinics (PDF, 479 Kb)
Shop Front Improvements
Rushden Town Council is offering a grant to retailers in Rushden Town Centre to assist with Shop Front Improvements. All grants must meet the criteria listed below and will be assessed by our Finance & General Purposes Committee:
- A maximum of £500 will be awarded per application
- Any monies awarded must be match funded by the applicant
- a sketch of the proposed works to accompany the application and indication of the proposed paint colours
- Rushden Town Council must see written evidence of expenditure
- Any shop front improvements must follow the guidelines of the East Northamptonshire Shop Front Design SPD
- Any necessary planning permissions must be granted before any monies will be released by the Town Council
A Shop Front Improvements Grant Application Form can be accessed here.