Daventry Town Council would like to everyone who took part in Daventry's Commemoration for Merchant Navy Day which took place on Saturday September 3rd, 11am at the Twinning area.
The Ceremony opened with Daventry Mayor Cllr Glenda Simmonds paying tribute to the British Merchant Navy, honouring the brave men and women who kept our island nation afloat not only through two World Wars but also in peacetime to present day.. Read More »
Posted: Sat, 03 Sep 2016 12:41 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council will be stepping up to the challenge of walking 20 million steps on Sunday 25 September and wants you to join in! Bring along your children, dogs and all of the family for a led walk around the Town Centre and Daventry Country Park.
Northamptonshire County Council is challenging as many people as possible to go for a walk during the 20 Million Steps weekend (23rd to 25th September) with aim of.. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 02 Sep 2016 16:00 by Daventry Town Council
Celebrate Heritage Open Days and do something new from Thursday 8th September – Sunday 11th September 2016:
Daventry Guided Town Walk
Times: Thursday 8th Sept: 18:00 to 19:30
Guided walk by Mike Arnold providing a fascinating insight into various Daventry Town Centre buildings. The tour will inform visitors about the history and previous usage of the town's oldest buildings.
Booking required,.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Sep 2016 14:21 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council, at its meeting on Tuesday 31st August 2016, considered the Town Council's role and responsibilities in relation to community safety in Daventry Town.
Members agreed to invite representatives from key agencies to evaluate needs and workable solutions to tackle the crime and anti-social behaviour that has become an unacceptable part of community life for many Daventry residents.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Sep 2016 12:47 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council is pleased to be marking Merchant Navy Day of Saturday September 3rd, 11am at the Twinning area (located at the top of London Road) with a flag raising ceremony.
Along with Daventry Mayor, representatives from the Twinning Association, Church, Royal British Legion and other local organisations we would like to invite members of the public who have served or are currently serving in the Merchant Navy to join us to.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:51 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council have made strong representation to both Simon Edens, Chief Constable of Northamptonshire Police and Stephen Mold, Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner advising of their very deep concerns in relation to the need for more support for our police officers in Daventry Town.
The Town Council is aware that Police resources are limited and the Police officers allocated to the Town are working.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 18 Aug 2016 17:23 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Mayor, Cllr Glenda Simmonds was thrilled with the support given at the Glory Fest, held at the Peppermill on 13th August 2016.
It was a rocking good line up, with all the bands giving their time for free.
The Mayor gave a special thanks to Allie Aldridge, for hosting the event at The Peppermill and all those people who gave generously to the Mayor's Charity, Macmillan Daventry – you raised £478.28, making a.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:48 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show
Daventry Town Council are pleased to be working with Daventry Allotment and Gardening Association (DAGA) and Daventry Town allotment holders to showcase the fruits of their labour at The Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show on Sunday 4th September 2016 at Daventry Community Centre.
The show will be open to the general public from 1pm and admission is FREE.
Entries are.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Aug 2016 11:44 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Mayor, Cllr Glenda Simmonds, held her civic service on Sunday 3rd July at the Holy Cross Church, Daventry.
The Mayor and Civic Dignitaries processed from the Town Council offices, to the church and were met by a guard of honour, formed by Daventry Air Training Corps, Army Cadet Force and The Royal British Legion.
Canon Michael Webber addressed the congregation and the reading was Mark 2. 1-12 read by Cllr.. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Jul 2016 13:33 by Sarah Fox
Presentation to the Winners of the Pink Bike Community Project
Daventry Mayor Cllr Glenda Simmons along Jim Shoesmith President of Rotary Club of Daventry presented the winners of the Pink Bike Community Project with their prizes this morning at Daventry Leisure Centre.
The project coordinated by Daventry Town Council, Northamptonshire Sport and Daventry Cycling Club had 25 entries from local schools and all the bikes.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 05 Jul 2016 13:11 by Daventry Town Council