Daventry Town Council has released its programme for Daventry Art Festival 2018. Running from 16th – 24th June 2018, the week-long festivities will feature everything from craft workshops to traditional Celtic summer solstice celebrations.
The response has been overwhelming with tickets to the Family Film Day and the Monsters and Munchkins theater performance being fully reserved within six days... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 18 May 2018 15:56 by Daventry Town Council
Following Daventry Town Council's Annual General Meeting on Monday 14th May 2018, Cllr Lynn Jones was appointed to the position of Mayor of Daventry for the council year 2018/2019. Cllr Lynn Jones has been a Councillor for Daventry Town since 2013 and currently represents Drayton Ward.
Of her new appointment, Cllr Jones said, "I am incredibly pleased and excited to have been elected as the new Daventry... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 May 2018 16:15 by Daventry Town Council
The new Daventry Town council for 2018 has now been elected, and with the start of a new era, Cllr Glenda Simmonds announces her retirement from politics after 12 years. Here she recounts her experiences, memories and hopes for the future of the Town Council.
Growing up in a family where their father was a Civil Engineer meant that Glenda was used to moving around the country. "We started off in Hampshire,"... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 May 2018 09:07 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council has announced today that they have appointed a Community Ranger for Daventry Town.
Commencing their position on 8th May 2018, the Ranger will work directly for Daventry Town Council, in partnership with DTC's CCTV control room, local PCSO's and Police teams to ensure the continued safety and well-being of traders, visitors and residents to the Town.
The Community Ranger will be... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 08 May 2018 11:29 by Daventry Town Council
Following the elections that took place in Daventry on Thursday 3rd May 2018, Daventry Town Council is pleased to confirm its newly elected Council. Out of the seven wards in the Town of Daventry Parish, six were uncontested. Abbey South had three candidates and therefore went to public vote on 3rd May.
The number of votes recorded for each Candidate standing for Abbey South were as follows:
Dawn Branigan... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 04 May 2018 12:41 by Daventry Town Council
On Monday 30th April 2018 at 7.30pm the Daventry Branch of the Peterborough Diocesan Guild Bell Ringers rang a peal of bells at the Holy Cross Church in Daventry in memory of William Bailey. Daventry Town Mayor, Cllr Lynne Taylor, attended the short service ahead of the bell ringing at the Holy Cross, along with Deputy Mayor Lynn Jones. The service was conducted by Rev. Canon Michael Webber.
William... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 01 May 2018 16:21 by Daventry Town Council
This week, Daventry Town Council attended a planning meeting at Daventry District Council offices. Having listened to concerns raised by residents, the Town Council submitted objections to the proposed developments on garage sites on the Grange and Southbrook estates.
The proposals on Avon Close, The Stour, Waverney Close and two sites on Collingwood Way would see the demolition of existing garages... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 17:04 by Daventry Town Council
The annual St. George's Day Parade, held on Saturday 21st April 2018, was a galloping success, as Daventry and District Scouts led the way through Daventry Town Centre. Starting from Chaucer Way car park, the procession was led by the Scouts' marching band, and finished at New Street Recreation Grounds where scouts, cubs and beavers from the District renewed their promises and awards were given to... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 09:28 by Daventry Town Council
On Monday 23rd April 2018, Daventry's Annual Town Assembly will be held at the Community Association Hall, Ashby Road, Daventry, NN11 0QE. The meeting will commence at 7pm.
This is an opportunity for residents to raise concerns relating to Daventry Town to the Town Council. Daventry's Town Mayor, Cllr Lynne Taylor, will be in attendance to Chair the meeting.
The Town Assembly Agenda will be as follows:... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:04 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Mia Ball, who started her new post on 4th April 2018.
PSCO Ball's role will be to work predominantly in the town centre under the direction of Daventry and South Northants Neighbourhood Policing Team and Daventry Town Council. Mia will also be working collaboratively with the Town Council's... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 Apr 2018 12:50 by Daventry Town Council