• The Blue Ball

  • All Saints Church

  • The Old Plough

  • The Village Hall

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

Bereavement Support

Posted: Sat, 24 Jul 2021 12:39 by Janet Taylor

Local help group The Bereavement Help Point will be holding drop-in sessions in Ketton for anyone who would like a friendly supportive chat over a tea and biscuits. See the poster for dates and more information.

Universal credit

Posted: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 15:15 by Janet Taylor

Due to the impact of Coronavirus over 5.5 million people are claiming Universal Credit. Many of them are new to claiming Universal Credit having been negatively impacted by Coronavirus.

If you need some guidance in finding out how to claim what you are entitled to, have a look at the Universal Credit Guide which has been produced by the Jobcentre, and details the scheme and how you can apply.

Street party !!!

Street party !!!

Posted: Thu, 03 Jun 2021 21:03 by Janet Taylor

To celebrate the arrival of summer, the lifting of lockdown restrictions or just the opportunity to kick back and have some fun, there's going to be a village street party on the afternoon of Sunday July 25th. As on previous occasions the venue will be the lower half of Cedar Street which will be closed to traffic. More »

To make things even better there will be complimentary BBQ style food provided, so all you need to bring is your favourite sides and salads, something to drink, and your picnic tables and chairs. There will also be live music, and the Blue Ball will be open.

Details are still being finalised, but you will need to pre-book your food ticket by contacting Karen on 07961 050077, or email karenbraunstonrutlanduk@gmail.com before July 2nd » Less