Rushden's Christmas Lights Switch-on is back!
Saturday 27th November from Midday onwards...
Festive entertainment ~ Santa's Grotto ~ Local Traders ~ Nativity Scene ~ Food Stalls
With special guest 'Titan' the Robot!
Come and see Father Christmas and his real reindeer arrive at the grotto and join in with all the usual fun of the fair, music from DJ Nathan and other festive merriment!
Father Christmas... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Oct 2021 16:01 by Michelle Lewis
A new Heritage Trail map for Rushden has been designed, and displayed in the community noticeboard at Rushden Lakes. We hope it will attract new visitors into the town to learn more about Rushden's local history and encourage them to explore the historical town.
The linear trail comprises of 17 points of local interest for all to enjoy.
An interactive version is also available on the Rushden Town App... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Oct 2021 15:57 by Michelle Lewis
Rushden's Soap Box Derby 2021 has arrived!
THIS SUNDAY one of Rushden's most anticipated family events will take place at Hall Park, Rushden!
Sunday 3rd October 2021 / Racing Starts at 2pm!
Join us at Hall Park and marvel at the creativity and skill that the teams have put in, and cheer on your favourite to the finish line!
Posted: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 12:19 by Michelle Lewis
Many businesses from across Rushden are taking part in a 'Shop Local' Rushden campaign run by Rushden Town Council. The campaign aims to promote the array of independent shops, eateries and services within the town.
Businesses have put forward redeemable special offers and discount codes which are listed on Rushden Town App's 'Offers' tab. The app will be refreshed weekly until 30th November with different... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:02 by Michelle Lewis
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