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Collection for The Daventry Food Bank

Collection for The Daventry Food Bank

The Mayor of Daventry, Cllr Glenda Simmonds would like to ask residents for their support with this year's Harvest Festival by donating food for the local food bank via a collection box in the Daventry Town Council Offices.

The collection box will be given to the Holy Cross Church for their Harvest Festival service which is being held at 10am on Sunday 9th October. Holy Cross will then deliver all items to the Vineyard Food Bank in.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:02 by Daventry Town Council

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Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show a Great Success

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show a Great Success

The Daventry Flower & Vegetable Show held at the Community Centre on Sunday 4th September was a huge success and it is hoped that the show will now become an annual event.

The show, organised by the Daventry Allotment & Gardening Association (DAGA) supported by Daventry Town Councils, saw in excess of 200 exhibits being awarded individual rosettes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. Five overall category winners were each presented.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Sep 2016 20:23 by Daventry Town Council

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Daventry Commemorates Merchant Navy Day

Daventry Commemorates Merchant Navy Day

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

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Daventry Town Council Get Walking to Help County Reach 20 Million Steps Target

Daventry Town Council Get Walking to Help County Reach 20 Million Steps Target

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

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Daventry Events to Celebrate Heritage Open Days 8 - 11th September 2016

Daventry Events to Celebrate Heritage Open Days 8 - 11th September 2016

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

Tags: Events, Museum

Crime and Community Safety

Crime and Community Safety

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

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Commemorating Merchant Navy Day, 3rd September 2016

Commemorating Merchant Navy Day, 3rd September 2016

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

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Daventry Town Council seek to resolve anti-social behaviour in Daventry Town

Daventry Town Council seek to resolve anti-social behaviour in Daventry Town

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

Tags: News

Mayor sings praises at Glory Fest 2016

Mayor sings praises at Glory Fest 2016

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

Tags: Events, News

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2016

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2016

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

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