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Save the Date: Daventry Spring Market Is Coming!

Save the Date: Daventry Spring Market Is Coming!

Daventry Town Council are delighted to bring their Spring Market, and hopefully some sunshine as well, to Daventry High Street on Saturday 12th June between 10am – 3pm.

We will be hosting 40 independent stallholders, all selling a wide range of products from yummy sweet and savoury foods plus all kinds of ornaments, crafts, handmade items and gorgeous clothing, gifts, homewares and much more.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 May 2021 10:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor, Events, Families, Market, Mayor

Daventry Town Council: Community Litter Pick 1 - Middlemore

Daventry Town Council: Community Litter Pick 1 - Middlemore

Daventry Town Council is very excited to be relaunching its Community Litter Picks starting THIS SATURDAY (29 May 2021) and everyone is invited to get involved too.

Continuing our Litter Campaign, we are holding further Community Litter Picks to coincide with Great British Spring Clean | Keep Britain Tidy Event 2021.

Our imminent pick dates are listed below:

• Saturday 29th May @ 11am - 12pm - Middlemore... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 May 2021 13:08 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, DTC Ranger, Daventry, Litter, Litter Pick, Litterheroes, News, Ranger, Volunteer

Daventry Town Welcomes New Mayor

Daventry Town Welcomes New Mayor

Following Daventry Town Council's Annual Town Meeting on Monday 17th May 2021, Cllr Karen Tweedale was elected to the position of Mayor of Daventry for the Council Year 2021/2022.

Cllr Karen Tweedale has been a Councillor for Daventry Town since 2014 and having served this past year as Deputy Mayor she will bring a great deal of knowledge, experience and understanding of the responsibilities that come... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 13:20 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Councillors, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor, Mayor, News, meeting

Town Council Election Results 2021

Town Council Election Results 2021

The results of the Daventry Town Council elections held on Thursday 6th May 2021 have been declared.

Our nominated Town Councillors and their respective wards are as listed below:

Daventry North: Emily Carter, Alan Knape, Katie Thurston and Karen Tweedale

Daventry Central: Dawn Branigan, Matthew Churchley, Andrew Dabbs and Ted Nicholl

Daventry East: Mike Arnold, Janet Matthews, Malcolm Ogle and Holly Steenson... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 16:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Councillors, Daventry, Elections, Town Councillors, Volunteer

Voting Reminder: Have Your Say

Voting Reminder: Have Your Say

Local elections are taking place across West Northamptonshire on Thursday 6 May 2021. They will be held for the new West Northamptonshire Council, local town and parish councils (including Daventry Town Council) and also to elect a Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Northamptonshire.

Local Councillors are elected in 4-year terms by the local community to represent its views. The elections in May... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Northants, Town Councillors

Daventry Museum: New Virtual Victorians Exhibition Is Now LIVE!

Daventry Museum: New Virtual Victorians Exhibition Is Now LIVE!

Explore an era of wondrous scientific discoveries, theatre and entertainment via Daventry Museum's Virtual Victorians Exhibition: Victorian Leisure; a Spotlight on Entertainment & Science

The 360° tour is now live, and free to access from the museum website.

The fascinating objects on display include examples of early motion picture such as the zoetrope and magic lantern, to an architectural... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 12:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Events, Exhibition, Museum, Virtual Victorians

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh 10th June 1921 - 9th April 2021

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh 10th June 1921 - 9th April 2021

It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

His Royal Highness passed away peacefully on the morning of 9th of April 2021, at Windsor Castle.

The Mayor wishes to express the sadness of the Council and people of Daventry at the news of his death.

Flags will be flown at half mast, at the top of... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 14:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News

The High Sheriff of Northamptonshire plants a symbol of hope for the people of Daventry

The High Sheriff of Northamptonshire plants a symbol of hope for the people of Daventry

The High Sheriff of Northamptonshire, Paul Parsons, made a return trip to Daventry to plant a London Plane Tree (Platanus x hispanica) that he very kindly donated to the people of Daventry Town.

The tree was planted on Tuesday 30th March 2021, at Daneholme Park on a sunny morning at a low-key, covid-friendly ceremony with the Daventry Town Mayor, officers of the Town Council and representatives from... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 13:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Daventry, High Sherriff of Northamptonshire, Tree Planting

Japan Friendship Blossoms with Cherry Trees for Daventry Town

Japan Friendship Blossoms with Cherry Trees for Daventry Town

As a symbol of the longstanding friendship between Japan and the UK, ten Japanese cherry blossom trees were planted in Daventry Town, New Street Park.

The trees were donated by numerous Japanese businesses and individuals through the Sakura Cherry Tree Planting Project which aims to plant 6,500 trees across the UK, following a joint declaration of co-operation made by the Japanese and British Prime... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 10:35 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Cherry Tree, Community, Daventry, High Sherriff of Northamptonshire, Mayor

Daventry Town Council adopts DTCV2035

Daventry Town Council adopts DTCV2035

On Monday, 15th March 2021, Daventry Town Council adopted the Daventry Town Centre Vision 2035 (DTCV2035), creating a template to guide investment decisions on infrastructure, commercial growth, renewing and developing the Town's leisure facilities.

Work on the vision was started in March 2020, as Daventry District Council (DDC) recognised that the Town Centre Vision 2021 had reached the end of its... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Mar 2021 17:32 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Special meeting, Town Centre Vision

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