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Accessible play equipment at Spencer Park

Accessible play equipment at Spencer Park

A complimentary piece of accessible play equipment has been added to Spencer Park's play area.

Rushden Town Council have installed a wheelchair accessible roundabout to the play area, enabling children of differing abilities to join the fun and play together.

This in-ground roundabout has been designed to accept a centrally positioned wheelchair and is fitted with a two-user seat and deck mounted scooter.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 14:21 by Michelle Lewis

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Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Revised Road Closure Notification

Further to our earlier notification:

Following customer feedback, we've decided to replace the advertised 3-way traffic light system on Station Road (A5028) Higham Ferrers with a full road closure:

Temporary traffic lights will still remain on Hecham Way / Nightingale Way Station Road, Higham Ferrers to safely carry out electrical works

Please allow more time for your journey.

DATE DETAILS TIMES
10pm Sun... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 12:10 by Admin

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Surface Dressing Programme Revision

The surface dressing programme has been revised.

Please click HERE for the latest information, updated daily.

On site signage is being changed accordingly.

Posted: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 10:15 by Admin

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Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Road Closure Notification

Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Road Closure Notification

Highways England wishes to advise drivers of their planned road closures and use of temporary traffic lights in advance of w/c 14/06 and w/c 21/06

The temporary traffic lights on Station Road, Higham Ferrers are necessary to safely carry out advance electrical works w/c 14/06.

The road closures are necessary to safely carry out road marking and footway works on Station Road and to install the 3 super-span... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 10:05 by Admin

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Northamptonshire virtual funding fair 2021

Northamptonshire virtual funding fair 2021

Are you a community group who requires funding for a project, new activities and play equipment, building repairs or more?

This opportunity is for community groups across Northamptonshire to listen to presentations from local and national funders who can help contribute towards their community projects.

The Northamptonshire Virtual Funding Fair will take place from Tuesday 15 June to Thursday 17 June... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 11:23 by Michelle Lewis

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Newly Refurbished Bus Shelters

Newly Refurbished Bus Shelters

Rushden Town Council have recently replaced our 'end of life' bus shelters with classic, heritage-style shelters (Covid compliant) which complement our historic town.

Posted: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 11:00 by Michelle Lewis

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Surface Dressing Updates - where to get the latest information

Surface Dressing Updates - where to get the latest informationAs you will be aware we have started our surface dressing programme. The wet weather did affect works but, hopefully, this glorious sunshine means we can get back on track.Critically, please look out for our advance warning signs. We are changing them as we go along if dates do move.We have also set up a page which is updated daily to reflect... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 13:06 by Admin

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Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Changes to layout notification

Highways England - A45 Chowns Mill - Changes to layout notification

For safety reasons, we'll be making some changes to the temporary road layout at the A45 Chowns Mill junction:

From Friday 4 June, drivers will notice a change in alignment to the traffic barriers on the A6 Southbound approach and A45 Westbound approach.

Highways England would also like to advise customers that from Saturday 5 June, between... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 13:02 by Admin

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Roy and Janet Presland of Rushden Celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary

Roy and Janet Presland of Rushden Celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary

Roy and Janet Presland of Rushden Celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary


Yesterday, on behalf of Rushden Town Council, Mayor, Cllr Melanie Coleman visited the couple to congratulate them on their fantastic milestone and to discover a bit more about their story…

Roy, who has lived in Rushden all his life (except for a short time when he lived in Irthlingborough), met Janet (originally from Desborough)... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 12:17 by Michelle Lewis

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New Sensory Garden at Hall Park

New Sensory Garden at Hall Park

An area of Hall Park that was previously used for composting has now been designated for the creation of a sensory garden. This garden will be partially self-contained and will enhance the senses of touch, smell, sight, sound and taste. The garden will be fully accessible to all, including those with sensory impairment and mobility issues.

The carefully considered planting scheme will incorporate plants... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Jun 2021 14:32 by Michelle Lewis

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