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Daventry Town Council and Rotary Club of Danetre, Daventry support the End Polio Now Campaign

Daventry Town Council and Rotary Club of Danetre, Daventry support the End Polio Now Campaign

END POLIO NOW

For over 30 years, Rotary and its members have been committed to fighting to eradicate polio across the world.

The amount of polio-endemic countries has dropped from 125 to just three, with over 2.5 billion children receiving vaccinations thanks to the help of Rotary.

At 10:00 on Tuesday 24th October, members of Rotary Club of Danetre Daventry, Daventry and Allotment and Gardeners' Association and Daventry.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Oct 2017 16:10 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Events, Community

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

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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

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

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

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Grange/Southbrook Garage Sites - Public Meeting

Grange/Southbrook Garage Sites - Public Meeting

Futures Housing Group is holding a public consultation event to view recent planning applications to develop garage sites, on the Grange and Southbrook Estates and advise how they plan to improve the parking in those areas.

DROP IN AND HAVE YOUR SAY

TIME: BETWEEN 4PM TO 7PM

ON: WEDNESDAY 16TH AUGUST 2017

WHERE: HENRY SMITH HOUSE, DAVENTRY, NN11 9BP

Posted: Fri, 04 Aug 2017 15:13 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community, News:Planning, Consultation, meeting

Daventry District Council approve funding for a canal to nowhere

Daventry District Council approve funding to build a canal to Nowhere

Daventry Town Council is astounded by the decision made by Daventry District Council members to commit £8.71m of public money to build a 2.6km canal in the hope that they will attract further funding to connect this potential thin strip of water to the Grand Union Canal and then find further funding for a water space in the Town Centre.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Jul 2017 16:54 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Community, News:Planning, Consultation

Daventry Town Conservation Area Appraisal

Daventry Town Conservation Area Appraisal

Daventry District Council is currently reviewing the Conservation Area for Daventry Town and has produced a draft Appraisal and Management Plan outlining proposed changes.

Daventry Town Council urges everyone to review the draft proposals and respond to their online survey:

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/RF9KM8G

Should you be unable to respond online, please respond write to:

R Morgan, Heritage Policy.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community, News:Planning, Consultation, heritage

Foodie Fun Comes to Daventry!

Foodie Fun Comes to Daventry!

For the first time Daventry Town Council will be hosting the Daventry Food Festival on Saturday 23rd September. Between 10:00 am – 4:00pm the Daventry High Street along with Sheaf Street will have an array of different food types to wet your appetite for local food and see the culinary delights that Daventry has to offer! Admission to the public is free.

Daventry Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor said, "We.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:25 by Daventry Town Council

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Invitation to Teddy Mayor’s Picnic

Invitation to Teddy Mayor’s Picnic

Daventry Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor, invites young and not so young to come along to 'Teddy Mayors Picnic' in the Park at the Hollows Recreation Ground on Saturday 12th August from 12.30-4pm.

Join an afternoon of free, child-friendly entertainment featuring; donkey rides, petting zoo, novelty dog show, crazy golf, bouncy castles and music from Dukesukes and Daventry Brass.

The Mayor would like to celebrate.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:07 by Daventry Town Council

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