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Co-Option - Statement of Nominations

Further to the resignation of a member on Hill Ward and with no requests received for the post to be filled by election, the vacancy for Hill Ward is to be decided by Co-option at the Town Council meeting being held at Daventry Town Council on Monday 25th September at 18:30.

See attached for statement of nominations.

Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:41 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, meeting

This Saturday Foodie Fun Comes To Daventry

Its just under a week until 50+ stalls arrive for Daventry Food Festival taking place this Saturday 23rd September 17, 10:00am – 4:00pm.

Daventry High Street along with Sheaf Street, will be an array of culinary delights as over 50 stalls offering different food/drink types come to town! Additional seating is being installed along the High Street and live culinary demonstrations compared by BBC... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:26 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Events

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2017

The Daventry Flower & Vegetable Show held at the Community Centre on Sunday 3rd September was a huge success with more entries and attendees than last year.

The show, organised by the Daventry Allotment & Gardening Association (DAGA) supported by Daventry Town Council, saw more than 300 exhibits being awarded individual rosettes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. Five overall category winners were... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Sep 2017 17:54 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

Town Councillor needed for Hill Ward


Passionate about the area you live in


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... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Sep 2017 08:00 by Sarah Fox

Tags: News

Fly a Flag for Merchant Navy Day

Daventry Town Council is pleased to be marking Merchant Navy Day on Saturday September 2nd , 11am at the Twinning area (located at the top of London Road) with a flag raising ceremony.

Along with Daventry Deputy Mayor, representatives from the Twinning Association, Church, Royal British Legion and other local organisations we would like to invite members of the public who have served or are currently... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Aug 2017 17:35 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Grange/Southbrook Garage Sites - Public Meeting

Futures Housing Group is holding a public consultation event to view recent planning applications to develop garage sites, on the Grange and Southbrook Estates and advise how they plan to improve the parking in those areas.





Posted: Fri, 04 Aug 2017 15:13 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community, News:Planning, Consultation, meeting

Daventry District Council approve funding for a canal to nowhere

Daventry District Council approve funding to build a canal to Nowhere

Daventry Town Council is astounded by the decision made by Daventry District Council members to commit £8.71m of public money to build a 2.6km canal in the hope that they will attract further funding to connect this potential thin strip of water to the Grand Union Canal and then find further funding for a water space in the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Jul 2017 16:54 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Community, News:Planning, Consultation

Daventry Town Conservation Area Appraisal

Daventry District Council is currently reviewing the Conservation Area for Daventry Town and has produced a draft Appraisal and Management Plan outlining proposed changes.

Daventry Town Council urges everyone to review the draft proposals and respond to their online survey:

Should you be unable to respond online, please respond write to:

R Morgan, Heritage Policy... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community, News:Planning, Consultation, heritage

Success for Daventry Museum

Daventry Town Council is delighted to announce that Daventry Museum won "Museum Event of the Year" for its Centenary Commemoration of the Battle of the Somme at the Northamptonshire Heritage Forum Awards 2017. The awards evening was held at Sulgrave Manor on 20th July 2017. The museum also received a highly commended award in the "Best Exhibition" category for the Law and Order exhibition held earlier... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:25 by Sophie Good

Tags: Museum, Award, heritage

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2017

Come along to the Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show on Sunday 3rd September 2017 at Daventry Community Centre.

The show will be open to the general public from 1pm and admission is FREE.

Entries are open to all allotment holders in the Daventry and Norton Area and to gardeners who are members of DAGA. There is something for everyone, with categories for fruit, vegetables, flowers, novelty/giggle and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:48 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events