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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

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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

Remembrance Sunday 2015

Remembrance Sunday 2015

On Sunday 8 November, Daventry Service of Remembrance will be held at the War Memorial off Abbey Street, followed by a church service at Holy Cross Church

The service will commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilian servicemen and women involved in the two World Wars and later conflicts.

Daventry Town Council are the coordinators of the event, no tickets or passes are needed for.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Oct 2015 14:55 by Daventry Town Council

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Have you had your flu jab yet?

Have you had your flu jab yet?

Cold weather doesn't have to go hand in hand with illness. There are things you can do to help you and your loved ones stay well this winter.

Winter conditions can be seriously bad for our health, especially for people aged 65 or over, and people with long-term health conditions.

Taking a few simple steps to prepare for the cold weather can make a real difference.

Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2015 16:39 by Daventry Town Council

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Congratulations to our Community Award Winners at Daventry Schools Festival

Congratulations to our Community Award Winners at Daventry Schools Festival

Congratulations to our winner and runner of our Community Award at the first ever Daventry Schools Festival which took place at the iCon Innovation Centre on Saturday 10th October.

Daventry Mayor Cllr Wendy Randall was on hand to present our winner Bea Glover (pictured) from Parker School with a £50. voucher to spend at a shop of her choice and Parker School will display the newly introduced annual shield.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2015 11:27 by Daventry Town Council

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GP Services Meeting

The Public meeting being held to discuss proposed changes to GP SERVICES in DAVENTRY DISTRICT, is for invited representatives of key groups - not the general public.

Apologies for any confusion this may have caused.

Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2015 09:43 by Daventry Town Council

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