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Rushden Town Council

Rushden Looking To The Future

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Clerk: Mrs Vivienne Prodger
Rushden Hall, Hall Park
Rushden, Northamptonshire
NN10 9NG

The Mayor's Charities for 2017 - 2018

The Mayor of Rushden, Cllr Mrs Barbara Jenney, chosen Charities for her Mayoral year 2017 - 2018 are:

  • Rushden Branch of the Royal British Legion;
    Provides lifelong support for the Armed Forces community - serving men and women, veterans and their families.

  • TS Diamond Rushden Sea Cadets;
    Provides young people aged 10-18 with the opportunity to build confidence and learn life skills as well as to sail, windsurf and canoe.

  • Medical Detection Dogs;
    Utilises dogs highly-developed sense of smell to identify serious illnesses, such as cancer, at a very early stage. The Charity also train dogs to act as Medical Alert Assistance Dogs allowing people with life-threatening health conditions greater independence and above all saving their lives on a daily basis.

  • Royal Navy & Marines Charity;
    Provides life-long support for sailors, marines and their families.

You are very welcome to come along to my events and help raise much-needed funds for these and other local good causes.

For further information about these charities, events, or opportunities to get involved please email the Mayor's Secretary mayor@rushdentowncouncil.gov.uk