Rushden Town Council

Rushden Looking To The Future

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

Rushden Town Council provides your local services. We strive to make Rushden a better place to live, work and play. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

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NN10 Your Town 5K Community Run is back 29th March 2020

NN10 Your Town 5K Community Run is back 29th March 2020

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Rushden and Higham Ferrers Town Councils have partnered with Rushden Lakes, Freedom Leisure, local running group, Running Buddies, East Northants Council and UK Emergency Support Services to bring this 5k run together. More »

Local people are invited to join others to raise funds/awareness for two important local causes, Rushden Railway Heritage & Community Space and Higham Ferrers Community Fund.

If you would like further information please call Freedom Leisure at the Pemberton Centre on

01933 350 324 or email Pemberton@freedom-leisure.co.ukTo book your place click the link below » Less

Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 16:00 by Admin

Development plans in East Northants to be on show for public to have their say

Development plans in East Northants to be on show for public to have their say

Residents and stakeholders in East Northants are invited to the view the plans for proposed developments in the district at the end of February.

As part of consultations that have already started, East Northamptonshire Council will be holding events at Canoe2, Rushden Lakes on Thursday 27 February between 10:30am - 6:30pm and Friday 28 February between 10:30am - 3:30pm. More »

More information about this can be found by clicking the following link:-

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Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 13:47 by Admin

Rough Sleeper Severe Weather Provision de-activated

Information received from East Northamptonshire Council.

Severe weather emergency Protocol (SWEP)

Rough Sleeper Severe Weather Provision

Adverse weather has passed and there are no weather warnings for this area. As a result the Council has de-activated it's Severe Weather Scheme for rough sleepers. More »

Despite the closure of East Northamptonshire's provision. If you, or someone you are aware of, are facing the prospect of rough sleeping please call the council's housing options team on 0345 600 5050. » Less

Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 12:15 by Admin

Mayor's Awards for Services to the Community 2019 - 2020

Mayor's Awards for Services to the Community 2019 - 2020

Rushden Town Council is seeking nominations for the Mayor's Awards for Services to the Community for the year 2019 / 2020. 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.) More »

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, Northants, NN10 9NG, or e-mail the Town Clerk at info@rushdentowncouncil.gov.uk. All nominations should be received by Friday 28th February 2020. » Less

Posted: Fri, 14 Feb 2020 12:48 by admin

Rough Sleeper Severe Weather Provision

Information received this morning from Northamptonshire County Council.

Rough Sleeper Severe Weather Provision

This facility is only for rough sleepers currently in the East Northamptonshire District. All Local Authorities are required to operate a rough sleeper provision therefore rough sleepers in other areas should contact their local council for assistance.
Due to the forecast of a severe storm for this area from Saturday to Sunday, the Council has activated it's Severe Weather Scheme for rough sleepers for Saturday and Sunday night. This is put into place for periods of adverse weather. We will ensure that everyone has access to shelter during adverse weather, regardless of the normal homelessness eligibility rules.
If you are aware of anyone who is facing the prospect of rough sleeping during this severe weather period please call the Rushden Night Shelter first on 01933 353946 or the council's housing options team on 0345 600 50 50. If you are calling during the night, you will be directed to an out-of-hours telephone number. More »

The scheme will remain open until Monday morning. » Less

Posted: Fri, 14 Feb 2020 09:42 by Admin

Police Surgery today (12/02/2020) at Asda Store, Rushden 15:00 - 16:30pm

PCSO Mohammed Thaseen (Taz) will be holding a Police Surgery today at Asda Store, Washbrook Road, Rushden between the hours of 15:00 – 16:30. Please feel free to come along and speak to your local PCSO.

Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 10:14 by Admin