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Keep Daventry Clean: Join Our May Litter Pick Walk

Keep Daventry Clean: Join Our May Litter Pick Walk

Join Daventry Town Council on Saturday 28th May 2022 for our next community litter pick, which this month is covering the Fishponds area of Daventry.

Continuing our ongoing Litter Campaign, we once again extend an open invitation for everyone to join us in helping to tackle litter hot spots within the town.

The organised litter picks are led by DTC Community Ranger, Charlotte Jones with accompanying... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 09:00 by Daventry Town Council

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

Free Crafty Crown Making Workshop

Free Crafty Crown Making Workshop

In honour of HRH Queen Elizabeth II official birthday celebrations on Saturday 11th June, Daventry Town Council will be hosting a free Crafty Crown Making Workshop for children of all ages to attend.

The crown making workshop coincides with the Daventry Motorcycle Festival which will be taking place along the High Street. So whilst in town enjoying the festival, why not also enjoy some paper crown craft... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 May 2022 08:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Children's Crafts, Community, Crafts, Crown Making, Daventry, Daventry Motorcycle Festival, Daventry Museum, Jubilee Celebration's, Queen's Jubilee

Advanced Notice of Memorial Safety Testing in Daventry Cemeteries

Advanced Notice of Memorial Safety Testing in Daventry Cemeteries

As part of our rolling memorial safety programme, Daventry Town Council will begin testing memorials in Welton Road Cemetery and Holy Cross Cemeteries from May 2022.

As the burial authority in this cemetery, Daventry Town Council is obliged to undertake this work to ensure that its cemeteries are safe places for the public to visit. Under this safety testing programme, all memorials will be tested using... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 May 2022 13:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Cemeteries, Community, Daventry, Safety Testing

Daventry's Anti-Violence Event 2022

Daventry's Anti-Violence Event 2022

The Daventry Anti-Violence event is being held to mark the presence of the Knife Angel in West Northants and encourage Daventry's commitment to anti-violence.

The Knife Angel is a national monument against violence and aggression and will be displayed in Northampton's All Saints Plaza from the 29th April to Friday 13th May 2022.

Coinciding with the Northampton based Knife Angel activities during those... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 May 2022 10:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Anti-Violence, Community, Daventry, Free Event, Knife Angel, Youth Event

Keep Daventry Clean: Join our April Litter Pick Walk

Keep Daventry Clean: Join our April Litter Pick Walk

Join Daventry Town Council on Saturday 23 April 2022 (St George's Day) for our next community litter pick, which this month is covering the Daneholme Avenue area of Daventry.

Continuing our ongoing Litter Campaign, we once again extend an open invitation for everyone to join us in helping to tackle litter hot spots within the town.

The organised litter picks are led by DTC Community Ranger, Charlotte... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Apr 2022 17:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: April Litter Pick, Daventry, Litter, Litter Pick

Knitting & Crochet Meet Up At Daventry Museum

Knitting & Crochet Meet Up At Daventry Museum

Following on from the success of our first Learn to Knit and Crochet Session, held last month at Daventry Museum we have been asked to host further meet ups and get involved with several local yarn projects. Therefore, we are delighted to be host our next meet up session to which everyone is welcome to join.

𝗪𝗛𝗘𝗡: Saturday 23 April 2022

𝗧𝗜𝗠𝗘: 2-4pm. Stay for the whole session,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Apr 2022 11:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Crochet, Knitting, Meet Up Session

Daventry Easter Market a Hopping Success!

Daventry Easter Market a Hopping Success!

Daventry Town Council was thrilled to host their first Easter Market on Saturday 2 April 2022.

The free and family friendly event was spread out throughout the town centre where visitors were able to enjoy the markets diverse range of street foods, artisan groceries, clothing, jewellery, homeware, and handmade arts and crafts, which was complimented by a variety of excellent pop ups of family friendly... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Apr 2022 13:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Daventry, Easter Market, Success

Annual Town Assembly - Your Meeting, Your Agenda

Annual Town Assembly - Your Meeting, Your Agenda

Residents of Daventry Town are invited to attend Daventry Town Council's Annual Town Assembly

Where: Daventry Leisure Centre, Lodge Road, Daventry NN11 4FP

When: Monday 4th April 2022

Time: 7pm

What is the Annual Town Assembly?

The Annual Town Assembly or Annual Parish Meeting is a legacy from the Middle Ages, when local councils did not exist, and all local decision making was carried out by meetings... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Mar 2022 11:55 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Annual Town Assembly

Tree Planted at Special Ceremony to Mark Platinum Jubilee

Tree Planted at Special Ceremony to Mark Platinum Jubilee

A ceremonial tree has been planted at the entrance of New Street Park, Daventry on Friday 11 March 2022, as part of a special initiative commemorating The Queen's Platinum Jubilee.

Daventry Town Council, Chief Officer, Deborah Jewell and Daventry Mayor, Councillor Karen Tweedale, with the help of colleagues at Norse, planted a special Sea Buckthorn tree, as part of Her Majesty The Queen's Green Canopy... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2022 17:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Daventry, Plantinum Jubilee, Queens, Queens Jubilee 2022, Tree Planting

#LOVEWHEREYOULIVE: Your Doorstep Challenge

#LOVEWHEREYOULIVE: Your Doorstep Challenge

As part of the Great British Spring Clean, from 25th March — 10th April, we are asking all residents and retailers of Daventry to take pride in where they live and to...

  1. Sweep and weed your pathway and property edges
  2. Litter pick your patch
  3. Wipe down doorframes and window sills
  4. Clean windows outside (vinegar on newspaper makes for a good eco-glass-cleaner)
  5. Plant flowers and shrubs for the summer, trim... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Mar 2022 09:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Daventry, Doorstep Challenge, Great British Spring Clean, Litterheroes, Love Where You Live

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