• The Blue Ball

  • All Saints Church

  • The Old Plough

  • The Village Hall

Welcome to the Braunston in Rutland parish website. We are 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

Vote for Braunston !

Posted: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 09:54 by Janet Taylor

The Rutland Radio Village Star Awards are here - celebrating all that is good about the villages in our area .

Rutland Radio are looking to find the best village hall/community centre, village pub, village shop, best annual event and best overall village, and they want you to help them decide. More »

Nominations are open until Sunday 13th October, and then the voting stage will run from Tuesday 15th October until midnight on Friday 25th October. You can vote once in each of the five categories.

Head over to www.rutlandradio.co.uk to cast your vote - and it goes without saying that Braunston is the best village in the county !

The winners will be announced on Rutland Radio after voting closes. » Less

International Bat Night

Posted: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 09:34 by Janet Taylor

Sun 25th August is International Bat Night and naturally Braunston will be playing a key role in the event !

Enjoy a pint and complimentary buffet from 6.30pm at Rutland's oldest inn, The Blue Ball, Braunston-in-Rutland, LE15 8QS
Then join an expert from the Leics.& Rutland Bat Group for a bat talk and walk around the church, 7.45-9.30pm
This event is FREE and accompanied children are welcome

Charity auction

Charity auction

Posted: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 18:32 by Janet Taylor

Local charity TwentyTwenty will be auctioning a painting of Braunston High Street by acclaimed local artist Alan Oliver on 30th June at the Rutland Polo Club lunch. All proceeds will go to help local disadvantaged young people. More »

Reserve price is £200 - so if you are interested in owning a beautiful image of our beautiful village, and donate to a good cause at the same time, get in touch with Joanna Burrows at joanna.burrows@twentytwenty.org.uk to find out more. » Less