• 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 pandemic. 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

Traffic calming update

Posted: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 09:05 by Janet Taylor

The traffic calming group are still battling with RCC to install speed control measures in the village - have a look at the latest update to see what's been happening.

Dove Cottage Hospice

Dove Cottage Hospice

Posted: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 16:59 by Janet Taylor

Dove Cottage is our local day hospice on the road to Ridlington. and they have been in touch to let us know what they are doing during the pandemic restrictions. While their normal day care services are on hold, they are still very active offering online and phone support, have set up an online Bereavement Help Point, and are currently planning a Virtual Carers Support Group. More »

Have a look at the attached flyer and poster to find out about their current activities.

If you would like more information, either to use their services or as a volunteer to help with their vital work, please contact them on 01572 722630 or email rutland@dovecottage.org. » Less

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 !