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Daventry embraces the Spirit of Christmas

Daventry embraces the Spirit of Christmas

Daventry's community spirit shone through on Friday evening as Daventry Town Council gave residents an evening to remember.

The Town centre looked magical as the Christmas lights came on and the Spirit of Christmas event began, with children enjoying free entertainment including Santa's Grotto, face painting and a circus skills workshop.

At 6:00pm in excess of 800 people gathered outside Daventry Library for.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Dec 2015 17:13 by Daventry Town Council

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Daventry Retailers To Stay Open for the Lantern Parade

Daventry Retailers To Stay Open for the Lantern Parade

Many of the shops in Sheaf Street along with some of your favourite café's and restaurants are joining in the festivities and staying open for the Lantern Parade on Friday 4th December 2015.

In Sheaf Street Maria's Kitchen and the Hideout will be offering Mulled Wine, Roso Cafe Bar have special offers on Pork and Stuffing Rolls and Berryburst will have home made soup and jacket potatoes.

All.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Dec 2015 11:59 by Daventry Town Council

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Christmas Lights to Shine on 4th December

Christmas Lights to Shine on 4th December

Daventry's Christmas lights will be up and ready to celebrate the 'Spirit of Christmas' and 'Christmas Lantern Parade' being held on the 4th December 2015

Don't forget to book your place for a visit to Santa's Grotto - call 01327 301246 or email administrator@daventrytowncouncil.gov.uk

Anyone wanting to take part in the parade, we are 'mustering' by the library at 18:15 on the 4th.

Posted: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 16:41 by Daventry Town Council

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Daventry's Community Coming Together for the Lantern Parade

Daventry's Community Coming Together for the Lantern Parade

Daventry Town Council's second lantern making workshop was another success. Held on Saturday 21st November in the main hall of Daventry's Community Centre and people's creativity, once again, shone through including our own Daventry Mayor, Cllr Wendy Randall and Cllr Ron Fox who both came along to help out and make their own unique lanterns.

The Mayor commented "It was a fantastic morning and so good to really.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Nov 2015 17:05 by Daventry Town Council

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Book now our Final Christmas Lantern Making Workshop

Book now our Final Christmas Lantern Making Workshop

Join the Mayor and book now for our final FREE Lantern Making Workshop - This Saturday 21st November 2015 11:30 - 5:00pm
Daventry Community Centre Ashby Rd, Daventry NN11 9QD. 11:30 until 5:00pm (final entry at 4:00pm),

Our Workshops are FREE and open to anyone who would like to take part in our lantern parade on Friday 4th December at 6:30pm

Lanterns take between 1 and 2 hours to make. To guarantee your space.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2015 10:00 by Daventry Town Council

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Lantern Making Workshop a Roaring Success

Lantern Making Workshop a Roaring Success

Daventry Town Council's first lantern making workshop was a roaring success. It was held on Saturday 14th November in the Dolphin Suite of Phoenix Youth Centre. The creativity was amazing, who would think that from stems of willow and tissue paper you could create such diverse structures. Creations ranged from stars, to flowers to festive Christmas trees, angels and snowmen. The more elaborate structures included a butterfly, hot air balloon and R2-D2 from Star Wars.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Nov 2015 14:55 by Daventry Town Council

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Bumper Attendances for Daventry Town Fireworks and Remembrance Day

Bumper Attendances for Daventry Town Fireworks and Remembrance Day

This Saturday, more than 12,000 people attended Daventry Town Council's annual firework display, that's a whopping 3000 more than last year. It was fantastic to see so many different generations enjoying the event, singing along to the music and giving an excellent rendition of "Let it Go" from Frozen. Thank you to everyone who came and joined in the fun.

The Town Council would also like to thank everyone.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Nov 2015 16:35 by Daventry Town Council

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Daventry's Annual Firework Display

Daventry's Annual Firework Display

FREE ADDMISSION - NO TICKET REQUIRED

Daventry Town Council would like to invite you to their annual firework display taking place on Saturday 7th November at Daventry and District Sports Club, Western Avenue, Daventry, NN11 4ST. Admission is FREE gates open at 6:00pm and the display by local company Amazing Fireworks is set to music and will start at 7:30pm.

Please feel free to download the provided.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2015 10:23 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News

Commemorating Remembrance Day at Daventry Museum

Commemorating Remembrance Day at Daventry Museum

Daventry Museum is open this Saturday 7th November from 10am to 4pm to remember the fallen in the commemorative exhibition "Memories of World War Two".

Along with special exhibits by Roger Money and Gerry Thompson, visitors will be able to listen and sing along to wartime songs played on the Museum's Piano and view the thought provoking displays.

For more information, please visit the Museum's website here.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2015 12:11 by Sophie Wallace

Tags: News, Events, Museum

Daventry Twinning - 30 years of Partnership with Westerburg

Daventry Twinning - 30 years of Partnership with Westerburg

Last week Daventry Town Council and Daventry Twinning Association are celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Twinning partnership 'Building a bridge of International Understanding' between Daventry and Westerburg in Germany.

The relationship between the two towns started in 1983 when three delegates from Daventry visited Westerburg and held discussions with the Burgermeister (Mayor of Westerburg). The partnership was made.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Oct 2015 12:05 by Sophie Wallace

Tags: News, Events, Museum

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