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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

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Remembrance Day - Saturday 12th November 2017

Remembrance Day - Saturday 12th November 2017

Members of the public are invited to Daventry's Remembrance Day commemorations on Sunday 12th November commencing at 10:50am at the War Memorial, Abbey Street, Daventry. The Service will commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilian servicemen and women.

Daventry Town Council are co-ordinating the event; no tickets or passes are needed to attend and the public are welcome to watch the.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:22 by Daventry Town Council

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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 Charity Christmas Gifts on sale at Daventry Museum

Daventry Charity Christmas Gifts on sale at  Daventry Museum

Daventry Town Council were delighted to receive a special delivery from Sheaf Street Health Store of unique Daventry Christmas gifts which are now on sale at Daventry Museum.

Sheaf Street Health Store have produced calendars, notebooks and Christmas cards with help from local photographers and Facebook group, 'Thank you Daventry for the Memories'. Due to the generous sponsorship from the store, every single penny from the sale of these.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Oct 2017 16:13 by Daventry Town Council

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Long Trip Ahead for Trauma Teddies

Long Trip Ahead for Trauma Teddies

Another Daventry based charity received a delivery of Trauma Teddies from Daventry Town Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor and local resident and major contributor to the project Daphne Bowhill.

The Trauma Teddies were presented at the charities weekly bric a brac sale, to local resident Valerie Taylor OBE, founder of the Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP) in Bangladesh.

CPR has grown from 4 beds.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 05 Oct 2017 10:19 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

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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

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Co-Option - Statement of Nominations

Co-Option - Statement of Nominations

Further to the resignation of a member on Hill Ward and with no requests received for the post to be filled by election, the vacancy for Hill Ward is to be decided by Co-option at the Town Council meeting being held at Daventry Town Council on Monday 25th September at 18:30.

See attached for statement of nominations.

Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:41 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, meeting

This Saturday Foodie Fun Comes To Daventry

This Saturday Foodie Fun Comes To Daventry

Its just under a week until 50+ stalls arrive for Daventry Food Festival taking place this Saturday 23rd September 17, 10:00am – 4:00pm.

Daventry High Street along with Sheaf Street, will be an array of culinary delights as over 50 stalls offering different food/drink types come to town! Additional seating is being installed along the High Street and live culinary demonstrations compared by BBC Radio Northampton presenter Martin Heath.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:26 by Daventry Town Council

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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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