Rushden Town - Good news
The Northamptonshire Evening Telegraph has reported that Rushden has the "healthiest" town centre in the North of the County, according to a leading retail advisor's latest rankings.
Harper Dennis Hobbs' (HDH) vitality report has ranked retail centres based on the proportion of upmarket shops, value-led shops, unit vacancy rates and 'undesirable' shops, such as pawnbrokers and money lenders.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 10:25 by Barbara Wiggins
Heritage Open Days, England's biggest festival of history and culture, is set to get communities' creative juices flowing with an innovative challenge in 2017. A surprise 'bonus' award of £75,000 from players of People's Postcode Lottery will enable four new artistic interventions for the festival. Four artists will be creating work rooted in local stories to be presented in the communities whose history they reflect. The project will benefit England's most.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 09:23 by Barbara Wiggins
Electrical Engineers Rushden Rewinds of the Sanders Lodge Industrial Estate in Rushden have bought a defibrillator, which they have placed so that it has 24hour access to the general public.
The decision to provide a defibrillator followed information from the ambulance service that there were only two other registered public access units in Rushden – one at the fire station and another at one of the care homes in the Town. The.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 08:34 by Barbara Wiggins
Save a Life Give Blood Clinic - Friday 8th September 2017
Posted: Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:46 by Jemma
Hall Park is flying the flag as one of the UK's very best green spaces
A record number of parks and green spaces collect Green Flag Award
Hall Park in Rushden has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best in the world.
The park is among a record-breaking 1,797 UK parks and green spaces that will today receive a prestigious Green Flag Award– the mark of a quality park or green space.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:16 by Barbara Wiggins
A45 Rushden Lakes Traffic Managment Bulletin 040
Posted: Mon, 14 Aug 2017 09:39 by Jemma
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.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 01 Aug 2017 13:40 by Jemma
"Congratulations to LxB and the Crown Estates on the opening of Rushden Lakes. It is incredible.
Rushden Lakes is an outstanding asset for Rushden in particular, and for East Northamptonshire as a whole. We now welcome visitors to Rushden Lakes to see for themselves the stunning beauty of the Nene Valley and to eat, relax and enjoy some retail therapy along the way.
Again, our thanks and appreciation to.. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:16 by Jemma
A45 Rushden Lakes Traffic Management Bulletin 039
Posted: Thu, 27 Jul 2017 09:47 by Jemma