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Daventry Town Conservation Area Appraisal

Daventry Town Conservation Area Appraisal

Daventry District Council is currently reviewing the Conservation Area for Daventry Town and has produced a draft Appraisal and Management Plan outlining proposed changes.

Daventry Town Council urges everyone to review the draft proposals and respond to their online survey:

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/RF9KM8G

Should you be unable to respond online, please respond write to:

R Morgan, Heritage Policy.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community, News:Planning, Consultation, heritage

Success for Daventry Museum

Success for Daventry Museum

Daventry Town Council is delighted to announce that Daventry Museum won "Museum Event of the Year" for its Centenary Commemoration of the Battle of the Somme at the Northamptonshire Heritage Forum Awards 2017. The awards evening was held at Sulgrave Manor on 20th July 2017. The museum also received a highly commended award in the "Best Exhibition" category for the Law and Order exhibition held earlier this year.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:25 by Sophie Wallace

Tags: Museum, Award, heritage

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2017

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2017

Come along to the Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show on Sunday 3rd September 2017 at Daventry Community Centre.

The show will be open to the general public from 1pm and admission is FREE.

Entries are open to all allotment holders in the Daventry and Norton Area and to gardeners who are members of DAGA. There is something for everyone, with categories for fruit, vegetables, flowers, novelty/giggle and a separate category for children to.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:48 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Resolution from Daventry Town Council on the Canal Arm Funding Proposal from Daventry District Council

Resolution from Daventry Town Council on the Canal Arm Funding Proposal from Daventry District Council

Daventry Town Council considered a report produced by appointed planning consultant James Wilson Associates at a special meeting held on Monday 17th July 2017.

After extensive debate members raised serious concerns regarding the proposal of Daventry District Council to commit £8.175 million of reserves to construct a mid-section of the Canal Arm.

Members resolved to write to Daventry District Council.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:50 by Sarah Fox

Tags: News

Foodie Fun Comes to Daventry!

Foodie Fun Comes to Daventry!

For the first time Daventry Town Council will be hosting the Daventry Food Festival on Saturday 23rd September. Between 10:00 am – 4:00pm the Daventry High Street along with Sheaf Street will have an array of different food types to wet your appetite for local food and see the culinary delights that Daventry has to offer! Admission to the public is free.

Daventry Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor said, "We.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:25 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

Invitation to Teddy Mayor’s Picnic

Invitation to Teddy Mayor’s Picnic

Daventry Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor, invites young and not so young to come along to 'Teddy Mayors Picnic' in the Park at the Hollows Recreation Ground on Saturday 12th August from 12.30-4pm.

Join an afternoon of free, child-friendly entertainment featuring; donkey rides, petting zoo, novelty dog show, crazy golf, bouncy castles and music from Dukesukes and Daventry Brass.

The Mayor would like to celebrate.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:07 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

Daventry Town Council calls Special Meeting

Daventry Town Council calls Special Meeting

Daventry Town Council calls a special meeting to be held on Monday 17th July 2017 in response to the recommendation made by Daventry District Council Strategy Group last night (Thursday, 6th July 2017) to fund an £8.7million project to build the first phase of the Canal Arm.

Posted: Sat, 15 Jul 2017 09:15 by Sarah Fox

Tags: Agendas

Creative Community Triumph at 2017 Daventry Arts Festival.

Creative Community Triumph at 2017 Daventry Arts Festival.

The Daventry Arts Festival was back for 2017 and this year was bigger and better than ever, with over 50 events, competitions and exhibitions taking place within the town. The two-week festival encompassed a range of exciting art disciplines and activities for all ages.

The festival kicked off with the Daventry Weekender, a two-day music extravaganza which took place in five venues across Daventry; Early Doors.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Jul 2017 15:46 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Events, Community, News, Thank You, Arts

The Mayor of Daventry Attends Green Health’s Open Day

The Mayor of Daventry Attends Green Health’s Open Day

The Mayor of Daventry Cllr Lynne Taylor attended Green Health's open day located at Daneholme Allotment site in Daventry, which is a community project with the UK's leading Mental Health Charity, Rethink Mental Illness.

Allotments provide many therapeutic benefits which are especially helpful for people suffering with their mental health and The Town Council are keen to hear from any other Daventry Community organisations whose.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:48 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

Commemorating Armed Forces Day 24th June 2017 11am Twinning Area

Commemorating Armed Forces Day 24th June 2017 11am Twinning Area

Daventry Town Council is pleased to be marking Armed Forces Day on Saturday June 24th, 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 to join us to mark the occasion.

For further.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Jun 2017 16:04 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

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