Celebrate Rushden 2019 will be held between 8 and 16 June 2019. If you are a business or organisation within the Town you can be part of the celebrations too by organising your own event or link in with another business or organisation for a joint activity.
The Town Council will fully publicise your event and may be able to give some financial support.
For more details on how to be involved contact either... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 09:09 by admin
Statement from Rushden Town Council regarding the Scouts Bonfire Night
Just to dispel all the ridiculous rumours that are circulating on social media at present, we would like to explain that Rushden Town Council has no responsibility for this event. We allow the Scouts to use Hall Park for the venue but they undertake all the organising and planning of the event themselves.
They made the decision... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 12:48 by Admin
Northamptonshire Highways are requiring to carry out urgent repairs to the southbound carriageway of the A6 bypass. To complete the works safely will need the road to be closed for one night between 8pm and 6am and it is expected that the works will take place on the 6th November 2018.
A plan showing the closure and the diversion can be viewed herehttps://roadworks.org?tm=109579198
Posted: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:24 by Admin
Fireworks Refund Update -
Refunds are available Sunday 4th Nov 10am - 12 midday and Monday 5th Nov 6pm to 8pm at Rushden Scout HQ (behind Orbit Tyres), more times to follow on Nene Valley Scouts website & Facebook pages. The shops have had their funds collected so please do not return to them - this was for Saturday only.
Posted: Sun, 04 Nov 2018 09:01 by Admin
From 10:30 (3rd Nov) refunds will be available from the shops where you bought your ticket from, except for the mini market in Rushden where you will will have to go to the Scout HQ, 5 Brooke Close (Behind Orbit Tyres) between 10:30 and 15:30. Please note you will need your ticket with you to get a refund.
More details about refunds if you can't make it to the shops today will come soon.
Thank you for... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 03 Nov 2018 11:33 by Admin
🔥🔥Please check bonfires carefully for sleeping hedgehogs or any other wildlife before lighting. 🔥🔥
Posted: Thu, 01 Nov 2018 10:18 by Admin
Rushden Town Council has received the message below from the Macmillan Charity following the Big Coffee Morning held on 28 September:
"Thank you so much for your recent donation from your World's Biggest Coffee Morning, of £150! To put this fabulous donation into perspective, £150 could fund a Macmillan Nurse for over 5 hours. As you may know, our amazing Macmillan Nurses dedicate their... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Oct 2018 08:20 by admin
Get ready to help
You can help your community in a crisis.
The community reserve volunteer program is a new volunteering opportunity allowing you to make a difference during a flood, fire or any other major emergency near you. Sign up today and take the first step towards being prepared in a crisis.
This has been created in the wake of the Manchester Arena incident and the like. The idea is that if you... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 13:32 by Admin
Come along for family fun at the Nene Valley District Scouts 51st Annual Firework Display.
Live music, competitions and a firework extravaganza to amazing music and a light display.
The fun starts at 6:30pm.
Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 09:00 by admin