Today marked a historic moment for Rushden, as East Northamptonshire Council handed the former Rushden Urban District Council chains to Rushden Town Council, to be retained as part of the town's civic history.
Cllr Helen Howell, ENC's final Chairman, officially handed the chains over to Rushden Town Mayor, Cllr Melanie Coleman, who received them on behalf of Rushden Town Council.
Cllr Helen Howell said,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 16:35 by Michelle Lewis
We have been informed that some residents have been visited by Census officers who are knocking on doors following up non-responders.
Census officers will always produce photo ID and will never ask to enter your property. You will never be asked to provide your National Insurance number, financial details or payment for a late penalty.
Sadly there will always be people who will use something like the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 10:08 by Michelle Lewis
Coronavirus restrictions remain in place. Find out what you can and cannot do as of 29th March 2021:
Posted: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 09:44 by Michelle Lewis
Yesterday, Town Mayor Cllr Melanie Coleman gave a socially distanced doorstep visit to Redclyffe Care Home and Rushden Park Nursing Home to hand-deliver Easter cards to residents and staff. The Easter cards captured some of the spring floral displays from around Rushden and a special message from the Mayor.
Rushden Town Council staff will be delivering the Mayor's Easter message to all care homes in... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 09:24 by Michelle Lewis
PARTY IN THE PARK 2021 – *CANCELLED*
Due to the Party in the Park event falling within such close proximity to the proposed date for restrictions to be lifted, and with no guarantee that the restrictions won't be extended, it is with huge disappointment that we have taken the decision to cancel Party in the Park 2021.
However, We have do a date for next year… Party in the Park is planned... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:44 by Michelle Lewis
Spring has sprung in Rushden! We've had lots of lovely comments on how beautiful the floral displays are this spring. We've been out taking photos of the displays and have shared them with you on our Facebook page.See photos here: https://www.facebook.com/RushdenCouncil/posts/2938928329673192
Have your own gardens started to flourish? Well now's the perfect opportunity to start photographing your garden... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 13:54 by Michelle Lewis
Please see below Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Project Update and Road Closure Information
Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 09:15 by Admin
As part of the government's four-step roadmap, all non-essential retail, hairdressers and salons, libraries and community centres, Indoor gyms, most outdoor attractions and outdoor hospitality venues will be permitted to reopen as of Apr 12 (subject to government updates and guidelines).
To assist you in reopening safely, East Northamptonshire Council... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 15:50 by Michelle Lewis
Four apps have been launched to help revitalise high streets, drive recovery in light of the coronavirus pandemic and encourage more people to shop local across East Northants.
East Northamptonshire Council (ENC) has worked with the Town Councils in Rushden, Higham Ferrers, Thrapston and Irthlingborough on four individual apps which provide a central resource for businesses, retailers, local services,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 14:05 by Michelle Lewis