Author: Daventry Town Council

Free Beekeeping Workshops

Free Beekeeping Workshops

Are you Interested in Bee Keeping? Daventry Town Council are holding two free workshops with local beekeeping expert Trevor Mienett here at Daventry Town Council Chamber, 3, New Street, Daventry NN11 4BT on:

Tuesday 14th November 2017 @ 6:30pm – 8:00pm, Or

Wednesday 15th November 2017 @ 2:00pm – 3:30pm

Spaces are limited - so please book by emailing admin@daventrytowncouncil.gov.uk with your... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Nov 2017 18:02 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Daventry Town Fireworks 2017 - A Roaring Success

Daventry Town Fireworks 2017 - A Roaring Success

Daventry Town Council's annual Firework Display which took place on Saturday 4th November 2017 at The Parker E-ACT Academy was a resounding success.

Thousands came to watch the fantastic firework display set to music by Daventry company MLE Pyrotechnics. and The Parker E-ACT Academy playing fields and a full moon provided a stunning backdrop for the event.

Daventry Town Council had a great team of local... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Nov 2017 16:49 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Fireworks, News, Events

Plan Your Trip to Daventry Town Firework Display

Plan Your Trip to Daventry Town Firework Display

The countdown is on for Daventry Town Council's annual firework display taking place on Saturday 4th November 2017 at The Parker E-ACT Academy, Ashby Road, Daventry, NN11 0QF.

Admission is free, and everyone is welcome to watch the fantastic firework display which are set to music by local company MLE Pyrotechnics. The gates will open at 6.00pm with the display starting at 7.30pm.

Please note: There... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:04 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Remembrance Day - Sunday 12th November 2017

Remembrance Day - Sunday 12th November 2017

Members of the public are invited to Daventry's Remembrance Day commemorations on Sunday 12th November commencing at 10:50am at the War Memorial, Abbey Street, Daventry. The Service will commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilian servicemen and women.

Daventry Town Council are co-ordinating the event; no tickets or passes are needed to attend and the public are welcome... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:22 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Daventry Charity Christmas Gifts on sale at Daventry Museum

Daventry Charity Christmas Gifts on sale at  Daventry Museum

Daventry Town Council were delighted to receive a special delivery from Sheaf Street Health Store of unique Daventry Christmas gifts which are now on sale at Daventry Museum.

Sheaf Street Health Store have produced calendars, notebooks and Christmas cards with help from local photographers and Facebook group, 'Thank you Daventry for the Memories'. Due to the generous sponsorship from the store, every... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Oct 2017 16:13 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Long Trip Ahead for Trauma Teddies

Long Trip Ahead for Trauma Teddies

Another Daventry based charity received a delivery of Trauma Teddies from Daventry Town Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor and local resident and major contributor to the project Daphne Bowhill.

The Trauma Teddies were presented at the charities weekly bric a brac sale, to local resident Valerie Taylor OBE, founder of the Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP) in Bangladesh.

CPR has grown from 4 beds... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 05 Oct 2017 10:19 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Daventry Town Fireworks Display 2017

Daventry Town Fireworks Display 2017

Join us at Daventry Town Council's annual firework display taking place on Saturday 4th November 2017 at The Parker E-ACT Academy, Ashby Road, Daventry, NN11 0QF.

Admission is free and everyone is welcome to watch the fantastic firework display which are set to music by local company MLE Pyrotechnics. The gates will open at 6.00pm with the display starting at 7.30pm. Refreshments will be available including;... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:28 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

New Town Councillor for Hill Ward

New Town Councillor for Hill Ward

Daventry Town Council is pleased to introduce their new Town Councillor for Hill Ward as Councillor Malcolm Ogle.

Malcolm moved to Daventry from Weedon in 1977 and has served our community as both a Group Scout Leader and controller for Daventry RAYNET. Malcolm's working life was spent locally as an electrician and after his retirement is now enjoying a fulfilling role as a minibus driver for Age UK... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 15:43 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News

Trauma teddy handover to provide comfort in difficult times

Trauma teddy handover to provide comfort in difficult times

Firefighters in Daventry have been gifted a new tool to help people in need – hand-knitted teddies.

Known as trauma teddies, the bears were knitted by the local community as part of the 2017 Daventry Arts Festival, organised by Daventry Town Council.

They are now being distributed to the emergency services, to be handed out to provide comfort to children and adults following traumatic events.

On... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 09:57 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

This Saturday Foodie Fun Comes To Daventry

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