BLUE BADGE AND CONCESSIONARY BUS PASS RENEWALS
Rushden Library on Newton Road can help with the renewal of Blue Badges and Concessionary Bus Passes via appointment only, which can be made by phoning: 0300 126 3000
What to bring to the appointment:
Proof of identity will be required - Passport/Driving License or Birth Certificate
Proof of address will be required - Bill/Bank Statement/Council Tax
If in receipt... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 12:21 by Michelle Lewis
National Highways wishes to advise drivers of the revised road closure programme for the A45 Chowns Mill Improvement scheme.
The changes are necessary to enable the programme to stay on track for completion.
Postponing this weekend's planned closure will also avoid impacting on those attending organised events at the Nene Valley Festival at Rushden Lakes/Stanwick Lakes.
The revised schedule is attached:... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 10:03 by Admin
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Planning Application: 18/01284/FUL Applicant: Bedfordia Farms Ltd
Construction and operation of a broiler rearing unit with six linked poultry buildings and ancillary structures comprising of fifteen grain silos, three crumb feed silos, three feed blending houses, two water tanks with an associated pump house, two gas storage tanks, an electricity substation, switch room and standby generator... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 11:36 by Michelle Lewis
North Northamptonshire Council is working on its first ever Corporate Plan. The Corporate Plan sets out the Council's vision, values, key commitments and priorities for the future.
The Corporate Plan also aims to provide clarity about what the Council is about, where it wants to go, and when the draft plan is complete, it will provide an overview of the actions the Council will take to help make its... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Sep 2021 09:41 by Michelle Lewis
On Saturday 28th August, Town Mayor, Cllr Melanie Coleman, alongside charity fundraisers 'The Pink Builders' helped cut the ribbon for the official opening of The King Edward pub in Rushden.
Located on the corner of Cromwell Road and Queen Street, The 'King Eddie' as it's known to most, has been empty for several years.Greg Cunnington and Billy Boddington, two... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 13:44 by admin
National Highways wishes to advise customers of their planned road closures for the A45 Chowns Mill Junction for September & October.
The closures are necessary to safely carry out surfacing works between Stanwick and Chowns Mill and other areas of the junction.
We're working with our colleagues at North Northants Council, Northamptonshire Police and Rushden Lakes to reduce traffic congestion into... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 12:15 by Admin
*Recent Community Grants awarded by Rushden Town Council*East Northants Community Services - ENCS have been awarded £3,200 to help fund the Church Street Project which aims to help the homeless people within the town. The grant is specifically to provide furniture and equipment for their premises in Duck Street, Rushden.
Posted: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 11:10 by Michelle Lewis
Today The Red Ensign Flag was raised at the Cenotaph to commemorate Merchant Navy Day 2021.
Town Mayor, Cllr Melanie Coleman joined the service to pay her respects.
Merchant Navy Day is dedicated to honour the brave men and women who kept the 'island nation' afloat during both World Wars and for the modern seafarers who are responsible for UK imports.
The Red Ensign or 'Red Duster' has been the recognised... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Sep 2021 16:26 by Michelle Lewis
High Street South, Rushden - Road Closure 7th September - 9th September
Anglian Water are requiring to carry out works to a leaking pipe on High Street South in Rushden.
To undertake the work safely will require that the road is closed from the 7th September until the 9th September 2021.
The closure and diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=123378845
Posted: Fri, 03 Sep 2021 09:28 by Admin
Not long to go before you and your beloved pooch enjoy a fantastic day out together at this year's Bark in the Park Fun Dog Show.
Join us on Sunday 5th September 2021The Walled Garden at Rushden's Hall Park.
The show starts at 10am and finishes at 4pm.
Fun Scurry - Hog Roast / Refreshments & Cakes / Charity & Trade Stalls / Pimm's Tent / Bar /Milo's Magnificent Tombola / Grand Prize Draw / Grooming... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 16:06 by Michelle Lewis