New information signpost highlighting the Greenway route from Rushden Lakes to Rushden and Higham Ferrers.
Posted: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:40 by admin
The annual Mayor's Awards Ceremony for Services to the Community took place at Rushden Hall on the evening of 19th March 2019. The worthy recipient was Mrs Jean Anderson. The Mayor, Cllr David Coleman, presented Mrs Anderson with her award.
Jean has lived at Imperial Court with her husband John, for the last 8 years. Jean is the unofficial volunteer fund raiser and over the years she has gone out to... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:56 by admin
Rushden's Soap Box Derby will be held on 9 June 2019 in Hall Park. Build your own Soap Box and come along and join in the fun.
There will be a full week of events running from 8 June to 16 June. Brochures with full Programme of Events will be available from May onwards. Keep your eyes open for more details!
Rules and Entry Forms for the Soap Box Derby here!
Posted: Wed, 06 Feb 2019 11:16 by admin
Budding artists and writers of all ages are being urged to enter a unique competition to have their design displayed on a local tunnel to commemorate the heritage of Rushden.
East Northamptonshire Council, in partnership with Nenescape and Heritage Lottery, are asking local residents to design the Washbrook Road tunnel mural by creating an image which showcases the history and heritage of Rushden or... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:39 by admin
Some keys have been found in the Dog Area in Hall Park. Please telephone 01933 316216 if they could be yours. A description of the key fob will be required. Thanks.
Posted: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:28 by admin
Our Christmas Tree - all ready for the visit by the Snow Lion this afternoon!
Come along and join us at 4pm.
Posted: Wed, 28 Nov 2018 12:05 by admin
On 5 December, at Delapre Abbey, there will be a performance by an internationally well known storyteller, Clare Murphy. She will be bringing us her "UniVerse", a truly unique mix of material about ancient Greeks, mythology, space, physics, turtles, irrepressible humour and incredible knowledge. She was recently invited by the space scientists at NASA to go and perform it there, and now it's coming... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:42 by admin
A new project which brings together technology, history and art has launched in Rushden along the Greenway between Crown Way and the town centre.
Inspired by a real 1911 railway incident involving lost letters, you'll hunt for all of the pieces of art to get a reward. The letters will change every few months, so there will always be something new to find out about. For further information, visit http://nenescape.org/news-and-features/rushdenlaunch... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:42 by admin
The Royal British Legion (Rushden Branch) Remembrance Service and Parade will be held at the Rushden War Memorial, at 10.50am, on the 11th November 2018.
From 10.15am the Parade will form at Robinson Road, ready to march off at 10.35am, to the War Memorial.
Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 13:51 by admin
A Service and two minutes silence was held today at the Garden of Remembrance in Rushden. A Bible reading was given by Padre Rev Linnet Smith and a Poem, In Flanders Fields by John McRoe, was read by the Mayor of Rushden. After the readings, pupils from Rushden Academy, Alfred Street Junior School and Whitefriars planted crosses to honour those who gave their lives.
Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:10 by admin