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Town Council supports Parker E-ACT to enable pupils of all ages to use the Randolph Building

Town Council supports Parker E-ACT to enable pupils of all ages to use the Randolph Building

Further to the joint statement issued today (16th October) by Daventry District Council and E-ACT on the future of the Randolph Building (formerly known as Daventry UTC):

Daventry Town Council urges members of Daventry District Council to support Parker E-ACT and the young people it serves by approving measures to enable E-ACT pupils, of all ages, to use the Randolph Building, without restriction.

Posted: Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:46 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

Daventry Charity Christmas Gifts on sale at Daventry Museum

Daventry Charity Christmas Gifts on sale at  Daventry Museum

Daventry Town Council were delighted to receive a special delivery from Sheaf Street Health Store of unique Daventry Christmas gifts which are now on sale at Daventry Museum.

Sheaf Street Health Store have produced calendars, notebooks and Christmas cards with help from local photographers and Facebook group, 'Thank you Daventry for the Memories'. Due to the generous sponsorship from the store, every single penny from the sale of these.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Oct 2017 16:13 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Long Trip Ahead for Trauma Teddies

Long Trip Ahead for Trauma Teddies

Another Daventry based charity received a delivery of Trauma Teddies from Daventry Town Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor and local resident and major contributor to the project Daphne Bowhill.

The Trauma Teddies were presented at the charities weekly bric a brac sale, to local resident Valerie Taylor OBE, founder of the Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP) in Bangladesh.

CPR has grown from 4 beds.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 05 Oct 2017 10:19 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Daventry Town Fireworks Display 2017

Daventry Town Fireworks Display 2017

Join us at Daventry Town Council's annual firework display taking place on Saturday 4th November 2017 at The Parker E-ACT Academy, Ashby Road, Daventry, NN11 0QF.

Admission is free and everyone is welcome to watch the fantastic firework display which are set to music by local company MLE Pyrotechnics. The gates will open at 6.00pm with the display starting at 7.30pm. Refreshments will be available including; Burgers, Candy, Toffee Apples.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:28 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

New Town Councillor for Hill Ward

New Town Councillor for Hill Ward

Daventry Town Council is pleased to introduce their new Town Councillor for Hill Ward as Councillor Malcolm Ogle.

Malcolm moved to Daventry from Weedon in 1977 and has served our community as both a Group Scout Leader and controller for Daventry RAYNET. Malcolm's working life was spent locally as an electrician and after his retirement is now enjoying a fulfilling role as a minibus driver for Age UK Northamptonshire, transporting elderly people to day centres.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 15:43 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News

Trauma teddy handover to provide comfort in difficult times

Trauma teddy handover to provide comfort in difficult times

Firefighters in Daventry have been gifted a new tool to help people in need – hand-knitted teddies.

Known as trauma teddies, the bears were knitted by the local community as part of the 2017 Daventry Arts Festival, organised by Daventry Town Council.

They are now being distributed to the emergency services, to be handed out to provide comfort to children and adults following traumatic events.

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Posted: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 09:57 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

Co-Option - Statement of Nominations

Co-Option - Statement of Nominations

Further to the resignation of a member on Hill Ward and with no requests received for the post to be filled by election, the vacancy for Hill Ward is to be decided by Co-option at the Town Council meeting being held at Daventry Town Council on Monday 25th September at 18:30.

See attached for statement of nominations.

Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:41 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, meeting

This Saturday Foodie Fun Comes To Daventry

This Saturday Foodie Fun Comes To Daventry

Its just under a week until 50+ stalls arrive for Daventry Food Festival taking place this Saturday 23rd September 17, 10:00am – 4:00pm.

Daventry High Street along with Sheaf Street, will be an array of culinary delights as over 50 stalls offering different food/drink types come to town! Additional seating is being installed along the High Street and live culinary demonstrations compared by BBC Radio Northampton presenter Martin Heath.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:26 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Events

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2017

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2017

The Daventry Flower & Vegetable Show held at the Community Centre on Sunday 3rd September was a huge success with more entries and attendees than last year.

The show, organised by the Daventry Allotment & Gardening Association (DAGA) supported by Daventry Town Council, saw more than 300 exhibits being awarded individual rosettes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. Five overall category winners were each presented with a £10.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Sep 2017 17:54 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

Town Councillor needed for Hill Ward

Town Councillor needed for Hill Ward

NOTICE OF CO-OPTION

Passionate about the area you live in

TOWN COUNCILLOR NEEDED FOR HILL WARD

Notice is hereby given that by reason of the resignation, a vacancy has arisen which, in accordance with election rules, may be filled by co-option.

To seize this window of opportunity, you must be at least 18 years old, be a local elector or somebody who has lived or worked in Daventry for a year before you stand for nomination.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Sep 2017 08:00 by Sarah Fox

Tags: News

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