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St Georges Day Parade - Saturday 22nd April 2017

St Georges Day Parade - Saturday 22nd April 2017

The Town Council are pleased to be putting up the bunting and flags this week in time for the Scouts annual St Georges Day Parade taking place on Saturday 22nd April. The parade gather at Chaucer Way Car Park at 13:45 and parade to New Street Recreation Ground via the High Street. Daventry Mayor Cllr Glenda Simmonds will be at the parade and giving out hand held flags to participants and spectators.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:44 by Daventry Town Council

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Astro Bowls launches in Daventry

Astro Bowls launches in Daventry

Daventry residents are invited to come along to the launch of Astro Bowls for Daventry, this Friday 31st March, at the Daventry Museum.

Astro Bowls is a new form of the game to enable people to play bowls throughout the year using artificial astro-turf pitches. As well as this, a variation of bowls has been created to allow those with disabilities or who are less able, to play bowls in the community which we will be showcasing at the museum.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:15 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Events, News, Museum, Community

Stargazing Live comes to Daventry

Stargazing Live comes to Daventry

Daventry Town Council invites you to come along to Stargazing Live. This free event takes place at Daventry Museum on Saturday 1st April 2017 from 6:00pm until 10.00 pm.

A local 'Astronomy for Fun' group are putting on a starry event to coincide with the return of BBC Stargazing Live TV show at the end of March 2017.

Highlights of the evening include expert talks, opportunities to view the International Space.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:33 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Museum

Celebrating Commonwealth Day- Monday 13th March 2017

Celebrating Commonwealth Day- Monday 13th March 2017

Daventry Town Council is pleased to be marking Commonwealth Day on Monday 13th March at 10.45am, at the Twinning area (located at the top of London Road) with a flag raising ceremony.

Commonwealth Day celebrates 52 countries coming together to celebrate the shared values of the Commonwealth, of peace, democracy and equality, and to celebrate the association's rich diversity.

Along with Daventry Mayor.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:39 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Events, News

JuditSingers Perform in aid of Mayor’s Charity

JuditSingers Perform in aid of Mayor’s Charity

The Mayor of Daventry, Cllr Glenda Simmonds, and the JuditSingers will be holding an evening performance on Saturday 25th March, in aid of the Mayor's charity, Macmillan Daventry.

The event will be hosted by Martin Heath from BBC Radio Northampton will start at 7.00pm at the Holy Cross Church, Daventry. The evening will feature a performance from the JuditSingers, a Daventry based choir who sing a range of modern, classical and traditional music.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Mar 2017 13:25 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Events, Community, News

Daventry Town Council Objects to New Canal Arm

Daventry Town Council Objects to New Canal Arm

The revised scheme for the New Canal Arm in Daventry Town is to be considered by Daventry District Council Planning Committee tonight @ 6:15pm.

Daventry Town Council submitted the following objections and concerns in October 2011 and will also be submitting a further representation at tonight's meeting.

"Daventry Town Council is gravely concerned in relation to the apparent lack of research and assessments carried.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:33 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, News:Planning

Daventry Mayor Cllr Glenda Simmonds Christmas message

Daventry Mayor Cllr Glenda Simmonds Christmas message

"It is an honour to be the Mayor of Daventry and throughout the year I have had the joy of meeting many local people and organisations to learn more about their work within the community.

I have had the pleasure to meet a variety of local organisations and have been astounded by the hospitality and welcoming nature of them all. I would like to thank everyone I have met this year for their kindness and warmth expressed to me on visits. The town.. Read More »

Posted: Sat, 24 Dec 2016 12:13 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

New Town Councillor for Abbey Central

New Town Councillor for Abbey Central

Daventry Town Council is pleased to introduce their new Town Councillor for Abbey Central Ward as Councillor Aiden Ramsey.

Aiden has been involved with local community projects with The Phoenix Centre for the past 11 years which have included Music Nights, The Skate Park, Street Art, The Summer Samba, anti-social behaviour awareness and healthy lives training for young people. At university, Aiden established the Community and Ecology Society and.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Nov 2016 16:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

The Grange School to take Pride of Place

The Grange School to take Pride of Place

Daventry Town Council are proud to announce that 'Partridge in a Pear Tree' design for the Daventry Spirit of Christmas Schools Competition submitted by The Grange School and Art Club has been chosen to be displayed in the Gazebo of Sheaf Street over the festive season.

The design was created by the school's art club on their chosen theme Partridge in a Pear Tree. Featuring a hanging partridge and pears made from chicken.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:39 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Oh What a Night!

Oh What a Night!

Daventry Town Council's annual Firework Display which took place on Saturday 5th November 2016 at The Parker E-ACT Academy was a resounding success.

Thousands came to watch the fantastic firework display set to music by Daventry company MLE Pyrotechnics. and The Parker E-ACT Academy playing fields provided a stunning backdrop for the event.

Daventry Town Council had a great team of local experts working with.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Nov 2016 17:21 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events