2017 sees the start of a new partnership between Daventry Town Council and Citizens Advice Daventry, in response to the introduction of Universal Credit and the subsequent rise in the number of people with personal debt.
The Town Council are providing a grant to Citizens Advice to recruit and train several volunteers to become specialist advisors within the field of benefits and debt.
The Mayor.. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2017 16:43 by Daventry Town Council
Crown Care, an established operator and developer of care homes for the elderly is proposing two developments in Daventry. The largest of these developments is a village to be located on land within the Middlemore estate to the North of Daventry and the smaller is a development of retirement accommodation to be located off the Welton Road, adjacent to the cemetery.
The planning application for the.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:46 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council would like to help voluntary organisations within Daventry turn their ideas into reality with the aid of a Community Grant.
The Town Council is particularly keen to encourage applications from Daventry organisation's wishing to deliver projects for the youth and younger children of the Town.
Have you got an idea but not sure if you would be eligible? Please call 01327 301246 within office hours.. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:51 by Daventry Town Council
As well as the written objections made by Daventry Town Council to the new canal arm, Daventry Town Council made a further representation to members of the Daventry District Council Planning Committee, at its planning meeting last night, as the Town Council is gravely concerned with the sustainability of this project and the long term financial burden it could bring to all residents in the District.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:10 by Daventry Town Council
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
NOTICE OF CO-OPTION
Passionate about the area you live in
TOWN COUNCILLOR NEEDED FOR HILL WARD
Notice is hereby given that by reason of the resignation, a vacancy has arisen which, in accordance with election rules, may be filled by co-option.
To seize this window of opportunity, you must be at least 18 years old, be a local elector or somebody who has lived or worked in Daventry for a year before you stand for nomination.. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 10 Jan 2017 14:00 by Sarah Fox
"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
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
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
Daventry District Council are advising residents of the arrangements for the Christmas Waste and Recycling Collections 2016.
Please see below for more information or contact Daventry District Council on 01327 871100.
Bin collection schedule
All waste and recycling collections will take place on their usual days over Christmas and New Year, including Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, and on the public bank holidays after Christmas.. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:08 by Daventry Town Council