esidents of North Northamptonshire can look forward to a seamless customer experience when they visit the new unitary Council's website, which launched in its full form today.
Following a successful public test (called a beta) – an extensive testing phase allowing the Council to implement any necessary improvements ahead of launch – the public is being encouraged to visit the new site: ... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 16:47 by Michelle Lewis
Elections are due to take place on 6th May 2021 for all seats on Rushden Town Council, North Northants Unitary Authority and the Police and Crime Commissioner.
For more information click on the links below.
All nomination forms have to be returned by 8th April... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 16:34 by Michelle Lewis
We have several Easter bunnies on the loose around Rushden and need help in locating them!
If you spot any of these mischievous rabbits, please take selfies with all 3 and email us with your photos to email@example.com
The first 10 entries to have captured all 3 bunnies will receive an Easter egg, awarded by Rushden's Town Mayor, Cllr Melanie Coleman.
*By sending us your photos,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 17:13 by Michelle Lewis
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