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100th Birthday Celebrations For Daventry Resident

100th Birthday Celebrations For Daventry Resident

Earlier this week, Cllr Lynne Taylor was delighted to be invited to commemorate Daventry resident Grace Banks milestone 100th birthday.

Grace turned 100 years old on Sunday 2nd August 2020 and the Mayor, Cllr Lynne Taylor wanted to pass on her best wishes for this special birthday. She filmed a video for Grace bringing in items from the museum that would have been regularly used in the year she was... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 08:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor

Daventry Mayor on Tour

Lynne Taylor with The Parker E-ACT Academy Executive Head Simon Cox

Hello Daventry,

Hope everyone is safe and well. As life is returning to some normality, albeit with necessary safety measures in place, it's been great to be able to get out and about once more and meet some of the wonderful residents, businesses, schools and organisations that help make Daventry Town thrive

During the next year I aim to visit a variety of local establishments and organisations across... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 10:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry. Mayor, Schools

Resolution from Daventry Town Council on the proposal from Daventry District Council for the disposal of land off Eastern Way for the purpose of delivering a new secondary school

Resolution from Daventry Town Council on the proposal from Daventry District Council for the disposal of land off Eastern Way for the purpose of delivering a new secondary school

Daventry Town Council considered the proposal put forward by Daventry District Council's Strategy Group at its virtual meeting held on Wednesday 15th July 2020 for the disposal of land off Eastern Way, Daventry for the purpose of delivering a new secondary school.

Members of the public were invited to participate in the meeting, which was well attended and offered participants an extended opportunity... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 13:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Agendas, Daventry

Daventry Town Centre Vision 2035

Daventry Town Centre Vision 2035

People are invited to take part in a major project to shape a new vision for the future of Daventry town centre.

The Daventry Town Centre Vision 2035 will set out how the town can change and evolve over the next 15 years and beyond.

Led by Daventry District Council and Daventry Town Council, the project is calling for the views and ideas of those who know the town best – its residents and businesses... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 09:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Consultation, Daventry, Future, Vision

Daventry Town Council calls Special Meeting

Daventry Town Council calls Special Meeting

Daventry Town Council calls a special meeting to be held on Wednesday 15th July 2020 at 6:30pm in response to the recommendation made by Daventry District Council Strategy Group on 9th July 2020 for the disposal of land off Eastern Way, Daventry for the purpose of delivering a new secondary school.

Members of the public are welcome to join the special meeting to be held via zoom, which can be accessed... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 15:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Agendas

Daventry Museum’s Victorian Fairy Tales Online Theatre Performance

Daventry Museum’s Victorian Fairy Tales Online Theatre Performance

Daventry Museum will again be playing host, albeit virtually this time, to the interactive theatre company Don't Go Into The Cellar.

This summer the theatre company will be recording and sharing their Victorian Fairy Tales performance exclusively with Daventry Museum's virtual visitors!

Whilst the exact date is to be confirmed, plans are afoot for an exciting and interactive run up to the performance... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 09:30 by DTC Comms

Tags: Children, Community, Competition, Daventry, Interactive, Museum, Theatre

Police Message: Stay Safe and Enjoy the Re-opening of Bars and Restaurants

People Urged To Be Sensible amid the Reopening of Bars and Restaurants

"We know people will be looking forward to going out after such a long time but please be sensible and help newly reopened businesses out by abiding by the Covid-19 regulations."

This is the message from Chief Superintendent Ash Tuckley, the officer overseeing the policing operation in response to the reopening of the night-time economy.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 11:53 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community

Daventry Town Council to Open Play Areas - 4th July 2020

Daventry Town Council to Open Play Areas - 4th July 2020

In recognition of the importance of play to children and young people, as of Saturday 4th July, Daventry Town Council will be re-opening all the play areas in the Town.

Daventry Town Council manages 40 play areas and each play area is inspected weekly by a dedicated play area inspector who makes sure that the area and equipment is safe, secure, and well-maintained, but it will not be cleaned or sanitised.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 11:45 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Children, Community, Daventry, Families, Green Spaces

Daventry Museum’s Virtual and Veritable Cabinet of Curiosities Exhibition

Daventry Museum’s Virtual and Veritable Cabinet of Curiosities Exhibition

Do you have a plethora of pottery, a whimsical animal collection, an assortment of fascinating fossils, or a ten-piece teapot collection? Maybe you have a hodgepodge of ceramic hedgehogs or a tantalising variety of old toys? If so Daventry Museum want to hear from you!

Daventry Museum's Virtual and Veritable Cabinet of Curiosities Exhibition will be an online and physical exhibition that will be shared... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 10:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Exhibition, Museum

Safe Trading Measures to be considered for Daventry High Street

Safe Trading Measures to be considered for Daventry High Street

Daventry Town Council held a Special Meeting last night to consider the views of both residents and businesses on a scheme to make Daventry Town safer by closing the High Street, to prevent the spread and/or second wave of Covid19.

Following attendance to a meeting with the Retail Forum and a request for comments via various social media groups in the Town, it was clear that many residents and businesses... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 14:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Special meeting

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