To celebrate and support the Aviva Women's Tour cycling through Daventry for the first time on Sunday 19th June we are appealing to local residents to donate any old unwanted bikes.
The donated bikes will then be distributed to local participating schools to be painted pink and decorated in their own unique style which will then be positioned around Daventry Town Centre to welcome top class cyclists competing in the final stage of the Aviva.. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 06 May 2016 14:22 by Daventry Town Council
With temperatures rising higher than Ibiza's, thoughts turn to summer and Daventry Town Council are pleased to announce some cracking events for their residents this summer.
On Saturday 11th June the towns annual Motorcycle Festival will be bigger and better than ever before and includes something for everyone with live music and "Mad Science" events on the main stage. So far we have18 confirmed exhibitors, along with street entertainment.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 May 2016 17:01 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council is pleased to announce that the vacancy for Town Councillor for Ashby Field Ward has been filled by 30-year-old Carl Busby.
Carl, who has lived in Daventry for the last 18 years has been involved in various community and volunteer schemes through his place of work and wanted to join the Town Council to make a difference.
Carl is delighted to join Daventry Town Council and stated "The town.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:11 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council are asking local residents to check their sheds/outhouses/garages and donate any old unwanted bikes to help ensure the success of a community project. We would like your help to put Daventry on the map and are appealing for donations of any old bikes which will be distributed to participating schools to paint pink and decorate in their own unique style.
Once decorated the.. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 18 Apr 2016 17:42 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council is pleased to be adorning the town centre with bunting and flags in time for next week's national celebrations. On Saturday 23rd April local scouts along with Daventry's Mayor Cllr Wendy Randall, will parade through the Town centre to celebrate England's Patron Saint George. The annual St Georges Day Parade will gather at Chaucer Way Car Park at 13:45 and parade to New Street Recreation Ground. The Town Council are also giving out hand held flags to.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Apr 2016 12:01 by Daventry Town Council
A reminder that the closing date for application's to fill the vacancy of Town Councillor For Ashby Fields Ward by Co-option is next Monday 18th April.
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.
For more information contact the office 01327 301246 or email - firstname.lastname@example.org.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 Apr 2016 14:40 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council invite's residents to vote for the two films they would like to see at this year's Family Cinema day being held on Saturday 23rd July at Daventry Country Park.
The Town Council along with event partner organisations Daventry District Council and Daventry District Housing have short listed 8 family films (see below) and now it's over to you to let us know which two you would like to see screened.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 Apr 2016 16:18 by Daventry Town Council
Members of Daventry Town Council were saddened to hear of the recent death of their former colleague Mike Fletcher.
Mr. Fletcher was one of the founder members of the Town Council in 2003 who retired after 8 years' passionate service to Daventry in 2011.
Fellow founder member Cllr Lynne Taylor paid tribute to her former colleague by saying "He was a passionate advocate for local people making local decisions that enhanced.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Mar 2016 14:26 by Daventry Town Council
The Annual Town Assembly, held on 21st March 2016 in the Community Association Hall, was attended by over 50 residents who came to review Annual Town Report and have their voices heard on issues that were concerning them about their Town.
Sergeant Sam Dobbs, District Sergeant, Daventry Town, Team gave an interesting insight into all aspects of community policing within Daventry, and praised the Town Council for their CCTV.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 15:28 by Daventry Town Council
Further to Daventry Town Council's objection to development proposals for a business/warehouse facility on land off Leamington Way, agents for the developers met with members of Daventry Town Council to present their plans and listen to concerns raised by the Town Council and representatives of the Drayton Residents' Association.
Further to the meeting with the Town Council, and points raised by.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2016 12:22 by Daventry Town Council