• The Blue Ball

  • All Saints Church

  • The Old Plough

  • The Village Hall

Coronavirus information

Visit our Coronavirus page to find out about our Good Neighbours support network, how the Blue Ball can help, information about the Rutland Foodbank, and any other local services that are available.

We also have advice from the government and links to official websites for the latest information.

Keep safe - keep your distance

Parish Council Meetings

Face-to-face meetings are suspended during the isolation period. Meetings will now be conducted online - full details are available on the Parish Council page.

Welcome to the Braunston-in-Rutland parish website

Braunston is a thriving village located just two miles from Oakham in the glorious county of Rutland. This website will tell you all about the Parish Council and what our local issues are, plus a wealth of information about the village in general. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

If you are new to the village you might like to download our 'welcome pack' which is designed to get you familiar with what's going on in the village and has some useful contact details.

Latest News

Christmas windows

Christmas windows

Posted: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 17:31 by Janet Taylor

It's nearly time to get started on the Christmas windows. Slightly different this year as we're not going to be unveiling a new one each day - just light up your window as early as you like.

Not sure what it's all about? Click on the picture and read more !

Advent Fayre

Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 09:50 by Janet Taylor

We had hoped to run the Advent Fayre at the end of November but with the continuing Covid uncertainty this has now been cancelled.

As an alternative, there will be a virtual event to showcase all the crafts and produce, with the opportunity to buy direct from the sellers. The raffle will still go ahead with the usual excellent hamper prizes. Watch out for more information shortly.

Village Hall reopens

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 11:47 by Janet Taylor

As the government restrictions on village halls have now eased, we have reopened the village hall to our regular groups, and for a limited number of new bookings.

We are still not available for parties or large social gatherings, but will keep an eye on the changing guidelines and review our policy accordingly. More »

See the village hall website for up to date information » Less