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
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
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
#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...
- Sweep and weed your pathway and property edges
- Litter pick your patch
- Wipe down doorframes and window sills
- Clean windows outside (vinegar on newspaper makes for a good eco-glass-cleaner)
- Plant flowers and shrubs for the summer, trim... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 14 Mar 2022 09:00 by Daventry Town Council
Draft Consultation: Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) to promote responsible dog ownership and smoking
Draft Public Spaces Protection Order Consultation: Ownership of dogs and prohibition of smoking in certain places
West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) is considering whether to make a new Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) to promote responsible dog ownership and prohibit smoking in certain public spaces across the former administrative council areas of Daventry District and South Northants.
WNC would... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 10 Mar 2022 10:00 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry To Plant a Tree for The Jubilee
Civic organisations across the United Kingdom, including Daventry Town Council, will be planting a tree to mark the Queen's Platinum Jubilee on the same day – the seventieth day of the year in which The Queen marks the seventieth anniversary of her accession. The Tree Planting Day was initiated by National Association of Civic Officers (NACO).
The Queen's Green Canopy tree planted in Daventry... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 09:00 by Daventry Town Council
Hop Along To Our Easter Market 2022
Grab your Easter Bonnet & join us for an Easter extravaganza.
Daventry Town Council is thrilled to be hosting an Easter Market on Saturday 2 April 2022. This free and family friendly event will be set up along Daventry High Street, Bowen Square, Foundry Walk and Sheaf Street.
Pop the date in your diary to come along and shop with our many independent stallholders, selling unique gifts and crafts... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 08 Mar 2022 09:00 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council says 'NO' to proposed truck stop on Brown's Road
Daventry Town Council, supported by residents and WNC Ward Members voted unanimously to object to planning application WND/2021/0958, which proposes to create a truck stop for 135 heavy goods vehicles on land west of Browns Road, adjacent to Kentle Wood and Daventry Town Football Club.
Members of the Town Council reviewed the reports supporting the application and were astounded by claims that Browns... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Mar 2022 19:05 by Daventry Town Council
Knit & Crochet Mindful Event Success
As part of Daventry Town Council's current Mental Health Matters awareness campaign, we invited avid knitters and crocheters, or anyone who fancied learning a new skill, to join us for a craft and natter at our free Knitting & Crochet tutorial session.
The drop in session, held on Saturday 05 March at Daventry Museum as part of their monthly Saturday open day, showcased knitting and crochet as a... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Mar 2022 11:45 by Daventry Town Council
Join the BIG CONVERSATION and have your say on how to make West Northants thrive!
Town and parish communities across West Northampton are encouraged to get involved in the biggest conversation yet about shaping local services and improving their area.
West Northamptonshire Council have launched the Thrive West Northants Big Conversation – an online forum where residents and businesses can have their say on anything and everything to help develop future plans on a range of topics,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Mar 2022 10:30 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council Stands With The People of Ukraine
Daventry Town Council want to reach out to all of our Ukrainian residents, and anyone with friends and families affected by, or concerned about, current events in Ukraine.
Daventry Town Council read out the following statement at last nights (Monday 28 February 2022) Town Council Meeting:
"We would like to express how deeply saddened and shocked every member of our community is by the unprovoked invasion... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 01 Mar 2022 12:00 by Daventry Town Council