And East Northamptonshire will walk 500,000 steps
Residents across East Northamptonshire are being urged to put their best foot forward and join East Northamptonshire Council's Active Communities and Freedom Leisure on Sunday 8 March from 9am to join in an attempt to walk 500,000 steps in aid of Sport Relief.
Starting at the entrance to the Greenway at Washbrook Rd in Rushden participants will join a... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 Feb 2020 10:11 by Michelle Lewis
🏃♂️🏃♀️It's back NN10 Your Town 5K Community Run, . 🏃♀️🏃♂️
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.
Local people are invited to join others to raise funds/awareness for two important... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 16:00 by Admin
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 information about this can... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 13:47 by Admin
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.
Despite the closure of East Northamptonshire's provision. If you, or someone you are aware of, are facing... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 12:15 by Admin
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.)
Please submit the name and address of nominees, together with details of the reason for their... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 Feb 2020 12:48 by admin
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... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 Feb 2020 09:42 by Admin
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
Information received this morning from Northamptonshire Highways
Northamptonshire Highways are intending on carrying out repairs to a section of Lawton Road, Rushden, between Allen Road and Blinco Road in Rushden.
To undertake these works safely will require that the road is closed for up to two days from the 13th February 2020 at off peak times.
The closure and diversion can be viewed here ... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 10:14 by Admin
Information received this morning from Highways England regarding Chowns Mill Roundabout.
Work begins on the A45 Chowns Mill Roundabout improvement scheme on Monday 10 February.
Planned lane restrictions (roundabout will be passable)
Overnight(8pm to 6am)lane restrictions (single lane running) will be in place on the A45 East and Westbound approach to Chowns Mill roundabout, as well as... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 09:58 by Admin
Information received this morning from Highways England regarding Ditchford Road update
Ditchford Road update
We are working closely with our colleagues in Northamptonshire County Council to coordinate our activities. Strengthening works to Ditchford Road Bridge (over the River Nene, connecting the west of Rushden with Wellingborough and Irthlingborough) are anticipated to be complete by 18 February,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 09:44 by Admin