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Celebrating Commonwealth Day- Monday 13th March 2017

Celebrating Commonwealth Day- Monday 13th March 2017

Daventry Town Council is pleased to be marking Commonwealth Day on Monday 13th March at 10.45am, at the Twinning area (located at the top of London Road) with a flag raising ceremony.

Commonwealth Day celebrates 52 countries coming together to celebrate the shared values of the Commonwealth, of peace, democracy and equality, and to celebrate the association's rich diversity.

Along with Daventry Mayor.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:39 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Events, News

JuditSingers Perform in aid of Mayor’s Charity

JuditSingers Perform in aid of Mayor’s Charity

The Mayor of Daventry, Cllr Glenda Simmonds, and the JuditSingers will be holding an evening performance on Saturday 25th March, in aid of the Mayor's charity, Macmillan Daventry.

The event will be hosted by Martin Heath from BBC Radio Northampton will start at 7.00pm at the Holy Cross Church, Daventry. The evening will feature a performance from the JuditSingers, a Daventry based choir who sing a range of modern, classical and traditional music.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Mar 2017 13:25 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Events, Community, News

New Town Councillor for Hill Ward

New Town Councillor for Hill Ward

Daventry Town Council are delighted to announce Alan Knape is your new Town Councillor for Hill Ward.

Alan is a family man, with two young children, and has lived and worked in Daventry since 2011.

Alan has a good knowledge of the local community and is supportive of the Town and wants to get involved with doing things in Daventry for the young people.

On being co-opted, Alan commented 'Daventry is a great.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News

New Partnership between Daventry Town Council and Citizens Advice Daventry & District.

New Partnership between Daventry Town Council and Citizens Advice Daventry & District.

2017 sees the start of a new partnership between Daventry Town Council and Citizens Advice Daventry, in response to the introduction of Universal Credit and the subsequent rise in the number of people with personal debt.

The Town Council are providing a grant to Citizens Advice to recruit and train several volunteers to become specialist advisors within the field of benefits and debt.

The Mayor.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2017 16:43 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Community, Grants

Community Consultation - Have Your Say

Community Consultation - Have Your Say

Crown Care, an established operator and developer of care homes for the elderly is proposing two developments in Daventry. The largest of these developments is a village to be located on land within the Middlemore estate to the North of Daventry and the smaller is a development of retirement accommodation to be located off the Welton Road, adjacent to the cemetery.

The planning application for the.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:46 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, News:Planning, Consultation, Community

Daventry Town Council Voices Grave Concern Over Long-term Financial Funding of Canal

Daventry Town Council Voices Grave Concern Over Long-term Financial Funding of Canal

As well as the written objections made by Daventry Town Council to the new canal arm, Daventry Town Council made a further representation to members of the Daventry District Council Planning Committee, at its planning meeting last night, as the Town Council is gravely concerned with the sustainability of this project and the long term financial burden it could bring to all residents in the District.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:10 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, News:Planning

Daventry Town Council Objects to New Canal Arm

Daventry Town Council Objects to New Canal Arm

The revised scheme for the New Canal Arm in Daventry Town is to be considered by Daventry District Council Planning Committee tonight @ 6:15pm.

Daventry Town Council submitted the following objections and concerns in October 2011 and will also be submitting a further representation at tonight's meeting.

"Daventry Town Council is gravely concerned in relation to the apparent lack of research and assessments carried.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:33 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, News:Planning

Daventry Mayor Cllr Glenda Simmonds Christmas message

Daventry Mayor Cllr Glenda Simmonds Christmas message

"It is an honour to be the Mayor of Daventry and throughout the year I have had the joy of meeting many local people and organisations to learn more about their work within the community.

I have had the pleasure to meet a variety of local organisations and have been astounded by the hospitality and welcoming nature of them all. I would like to thank everyone I have met this year for their kindness and warmth expressed to me on visits. The town.. Read More »

Posted: Sat, 24 Dec 2016 12:13 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

New Town Councillor for Abbey Central

New Town Councillor for Abbey Central

Daventry Town Council is pleased to introduce their new Town Councillor for Abbey Central Ward as Councillor Aiden Ramsey.

Aiden has been involved with local community projects with The Phoenix Centre for the past 11 years which have included Music Nights, The Skate Park, Street Art, The Summer Samba, anti-social behaviour awareness and healthy lives training for young people. At university, Aiden established the Community and Ecology Society and.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Nov 2016 16:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

The Grange School to take Pride of Place

The Grange School to take Pride of Place

Daventry Town Council are proud to announce that 'Partridge in a Pear Tree' design for the Daventry Spirit of Christmas Schools Competition submitted by The Grange School and Art Club has been chosen to be displayed in the Gazebo of Sheaf Street over the festive season.

The design was created by the school's art club on their chosen theme Partridge in a Pear Tree. Featuring a hanging partridge and pears made from chicken.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:39 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

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