• 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

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 of the changing guidelines and review our policy accordingly. More »

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

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

Blue Ball update

Posted: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 09:21 by Janet Taylor

The Blue Ball is open again!

Normal service is resuming. Dom & Pip ( and a squad of willing helpers ) have rejigged everything to make it Covid secure, with tables spaced out inside and the outside area extended into what was car parking. The interior designers have also been busy and everywhere, including the previously slightly unloved top rooms, are now looking extremely stylish. More »

Current opening times are Friday, Saturday and Sunday - keep an eye on the website and social media posts for future developments. » Less