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Fireworks Spectacular Returning to Light Up Daventry

Fireworks Spectacular Returning to Light Up Daventry

Daventry's free annual fireworks display will return to the Parker E-ACT Academy, Ashby Road on Saturday 6th November.

Organised by Daventry Town Council, this family-friendly event promises a colourful and eye-catching display that will amaze big and little kids alike.

Gates open from 6pm, and the firework display will begin at 7.30pm, set to a soundtrack spanning the decades.

A selection of stalls will... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Oct 2021 10:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Events, Fireworks, Free

Mayor Hosts Her Celebratory Civic Ceremony

Cllr Karen Tweedale, the Mayor of Daventry, Pictured with Holly Gouldingay

This week Daventry Mayor, Cllr Karen Tweedale, welcomed Civic Dignitaries from across the county, to her Civic Service. The service was held at Holy Cross Church, Daventry and a chance to celebrate her year in office and to promote her varied fundraising work for her chosen charity; Muscular Dystrophy UK.

The charity is a cause close to Karen's heart as they were integral in helping her dear friend... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Oct 2021 07:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Civic Ceremony, Civic Service, Daventry, Mayor

Calling All Litterheroes! Final 2021 Community Litter Pick

Calling All Litterheroes! Final 2021 Community Litter Pick

Daventry Town Council is excited to be hosting our last Community Litter Pick of the year on Saturday 23rd October 2021 and everyone is invited to come along.

Continuing our successful #Litterheroes Campaign we are holding one final Community Litter Pick this month before a winter hiatus. So join us one last time for an hours litterpicking on the Grange Estate between 11am - 12pm.

Meeting Point: The... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Oct 2021 10:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Litter, Litter Pick, Litterheroes

DTC Welcomes New Councillor

DTC Welcomes New Councillor

Following recent notice of a Town Councillor Vacancy for Daventry Ward West, Daventry Town Council members voted in favour of nominee John Tippett, thereby co-opting him as the new representative for that ward.

Daventry Town Council would like to to extend its gratitude to the five excellent candidates who also nominated themselves, each putting forward great ideas and showing vast enthusiasm for the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 11:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Councillor, Daventry, Election, Town Councillors

DTC Skydiving Team Prepare to Fly!

DTC Skydiving Team Prepare to Fly!

A reminder that this Sunday (26 September), some of the Daventry Town Council team (plus equally daft friends), are skydiving from 10,000ft over South Northamptonshire. Luckily all for a great cause as it is in support of Muscular Dystrophy UK (MDUK).

MDUK is a charity bringing individuals, families and professionals together to beat muscle-wasting conditions.

Some of those undertaking the Skydive is... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Sep 2021 10:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Charity, Fundraiser, Mayor

A Welcome Return for Daventry Farmers Market!

A Welcome Return for Daventry Farmers Market!

Daventry Farmers Market was back on Saturday 18th September 2021 and was even bigger and better than its successful debut last year.

The market which is funded and organised by Daventry Town Council, hosted an array of artisan food related stalls, all selling culinary related products and produce. This family friendly and free market boasted many local and regional traders selling a wide range of items.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Farmers Market, Food, Free Event, High Street, Shopping

Daventry Museum Heritage Open Days - Scavenger Hunt

Daventry Museum Heritage Open Days - Scavenger Hunt

From Friday 10th – 18th September, Daventry Museum, along with food retailers and cafes, in Daventry Town, are taking part in a Town Trail Scavenger Hunt.

Look out for the Scavenger Hunt posters, hidden in the shop windows and collect your map and town trivia questionnaire.

To enter Daventry Museum's Edible England competition, return the forms to the museum or email projects@daventrytowncouncil.gov.uk... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 12:59 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Museum, heritage

Read Your Autumn 2021 Newsletter Imminently

Read Your Autumn 2021 Newsletter Imminently

Coming to your letterbox this month is our Autumn 2021 Newsletter.

The newsletter is being delivered to all Daventry households imminently and allows residents to stay up to date with news and events from Daventry Town Council.

Look out for your copy coming soon!

You can also view a digital version of the newsletter via the link below:

Posted: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 11:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Autumn Newsletter, News, Newsletter

Last Chance to View Mr. Men & Little Miss Favorites at Daventry Museum

Last Chance to View Mr. Men & Little Miss Favorites at Daventry Museum

Visitors only have a few more days to view Daventry Museums wonderful 𝗠𝗿. 𝗠𝗲𝗻 & 𝗟𝗶𝘁𝘁𝗹𝗲 𝗠𝗶𝘀𝘀 𝟱𝟬𝘁𝗵 𝗔𝗻𝗻𝗶𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗮𝗿𝘆 𝗗𝗶𝘀𝗽𝗹𝗮𝘆 as it has reached it's final week on show.

The museum has been commemorating 50 years since the 1971 publication of the first Mr. Men book with a display bursting with colour... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Aug 2021 09:30 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Display, Free, Mr.Men & Little Miss, Museum

Town Councillor Vacancy - Daventry Town West Ward

Town Councillor Vacancy - Daventry Town West Ward

Daventry Town Council is looking for a new Town Councillor for Daventry West Ward.

  • Do You Want to Do Something Positive for Your Community
  • Do You Want to Spend Your Time Productively
  • Can You Think, Listen and Act Locally?

As a new Councillor, you will bring to the Council fresh enthusiasm and new ideas, a care for your community and a willingness to learn.

All you need is:

TIME - Generally speaking, you... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Aug 2021 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Vacancy

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