Rushden Town Council

Rushden Looking To The Future

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Clerk: Mrs Vivienne Prodger
Rushden Hall, Hall Park
Rushden, Northamptonshire
NN10 9NG

The Mayor's Travels

On Sunday 22nd December the Town Mayor, Cllr Cesare Marinaro, held his Civic Carol Service at St Peter's Church, Rushden.

Special thanks to Revd Rachel Hawkins of St Peter's Church and to all that attended.

(Pictured from left Mayor of Higham Ferrers, Cllr Chris O'Rourke, Mayor of Wisbech, Cllr Michael Hill, Mayor and Mayoress of Raunds, Cllr Richard Levell and his wife Magdalene, Mayor and Mayoress of Rushden, Cllr Cesare Marinaro and his wife Sabina, Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayoress of Huntingdon, Cllr Karl Webb and his wife Hilary Meers-Webb, Mayor of Irthlingborough, Cllr Adrian Winkle)

Mayor's Civic Carol Service

On Saturday 14th December the Town Mayor, Cllr Cesare Marinaro, was a special guest at Eclipse Gymnastics Christmas Show. Eclipse Gymnastics won Community Club Of The Year in October.

Eclipse Gymnastics Christmas Show

On Saturday 30th November, the Town Mayor, Cllr Cesare Marinaro, joined in with the fun at the Town's annual lights Switch-On. Pictured here with the Polar Bear!

Annual Christmas Lights Switch-On

On Thursday 17th October, the Town Mayor, Cllr Cesare Marinaro, attended East Northamptonshire Sports & Physical Activity Awards 2019, at Rushden Historical Transport Society's Goods Shed, and presented the Primary School of the Year Award to Newton Road School.

East Northamptonshire Sports & Physical Activity Awards

On Wednesday 9th October the Town Mayor, Cllr Cesare Marinaro, joined the celebrations at Victoria House, in recognition of the long serving staff. Russell Brown, Chief Financial Officer, was there to thank staff for 5, 10 and 15 years service. Town Councillors also joined in the fun celebrating the wonderful staff team.

Victoria House Presentations

On Monday 23rd September the Town Mayor, Cllr Cesare Marinaro, held his Charity Golf Day at Rushden Golf Club. The sun shone and a fantastic day was had by all, raising in excess of £4,000.00 for the Mayor's Charities, Teenage Cancer Trust and Rushden Mind, which will be divided at the end of the Mayoral year. Well done to the winning team, Paul Hunt & Associates, as pictured. A huge thank you to everyone that took part and for the generous donations.

Mayor's Charity Golf Day

On Friday 13th September the Town Mayor, Cllr Cesare Marinaro, attended the Annual Civic Opening of Rushden Feast, at Spencer Park. A short service was held by Rev Jez Safford.

Mayor's Civic Opening of Rushden Feast

On Saturday 6th July the Town Mayor, Cllr Cesare Marinaro, opened the British Championships for the EMTF-UK Tang Soo Do Championships, at the Pemberton Centre.

The Mayor was delighted to welcome in children and competitors from Cornwall, Scotland, Wales, London, Newcastle, Cambridge, Bedford, Lincoln, Manchester, Milton Keynes and of course Rushden. He was welcomed by their local instructor Master Ashok Kumar, who is also the Vice Chairman for International Organisation and was presented with a plaque for the appreciation and support that Rushden provides for the local group. The Mayor was particularly impressed by the determination, courage and skill of the youngsters. The local group went on to secure 1 Grand Champion trophy, 30 Gold medals, 26 Silver medals and 18 Bronze medals facing tough competition from 126 competitors. All the above will be offered the opportunity to now compete in the European championships that will be held in Rotterdam in October 2019. If you would like further details please contact Master Kumar on 07968 033213.

Opening of EMTF UK Tang Soo Do Championships

On Sunday 9th June the Town Mayor, Cllr Cesare Marinaro, supported YourTown NN10 Junior Park Run, in Hall Park, as part of Celebrate Rushden week.

YourTown NN10 Junior Fun Run

On Monday 3rd June, as part of BBC Radio Northampton's 'Monday Mayor', the newly elected Town Mayor, Cllr Cesare Marinaro, was the first Mayor in the County to be interviewed by Helen Blaby. Well done Cllr Marinaro! To listen to the interview click here 'Monday Mayor'

BBC Radio Northampton Monday Mayor

On Tuesday 14th May 2019 at the Annual General Meeting of Rushden Town Council, Cllr Cesare Marinaro was elected as Town Mayor for 2019 – 2020, and his wife, Mrs Sabina Marinaro, was named as Mayor's Consort.

Cllr Mrs Melanie Coleman was elected as Deputy Mayor for 2019 - 2020, and her husband, Cllr David Coleman, was named as Deputy Mayor's Consort.

The Mayor's Cadet is Cadet Jessica Pickles of the CO Rushden Sea Cadets Corps.

The Mayor's chosen charities are Rushden MIND and Teenage Cancer Trust.

Cllr Cesare Marinaro Mayor Making 2019