Tags: Community

Last Chance To Enter Daventry Time Capsule Competition

Last Chance To Enter Daventry Time Capsule Competition

What will Daventry and your community look like in 100 years' time? Enter our Time Capsule competition and be a part of Daventry's future history!

There is still time for local children to enter this once in a lifetime competition and event, hosted by Daventry Town Council, Daventry Museum and Orbit Homes, which celebrates Daventry's past, present and future by burying a Time Capsule at the new Micklewell... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 21 May 2022 09:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Children's Competition, Community, Daventry, Micklewell Park, Time Capsule

Daventry Motorcycle Festival Is Revving Up For Its Return

Daventry Motorcycle Festival Is Revving Up For Its Return

After a 2-year hiatus, on Saturday 11th June 2022, Daventry Motorcycle Festival will return to Daventry Town Centre, with a variety of motorcycles, spanning the eras to thrill people of all ages.

The festival is organised by a group of volunteers, in partnership with several local stakeholders, including Juice Sound and Lighting, Daventry Town Council and West Northants Council.

As well as featuring... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Daventry Motorcycle Festival, Free Event

May Half Term Pom Pom Fun

May Half Term Pom Pom Fun

Join Daventry Town Council this May Half Term for some Pom-Pom Making Workshops, hosted at Daventry Museum on Tuesday 31st May and Wednesday 1st June.

The workshops are free and family friendly as we encourage families to join us in making wool decorations which can be turned into decorative banners, bobbles for clothes, festive decorations, or even little creatures!

Attendees will be guided on how to... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 May 2022 10:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Children's Activities, Community, Daventry, Daventry Museum, Free, Half Term, Pom-Poms

Knit a Tree for the Jubilee

Knit a Tree for the Jubilee

Knit a Tree for the Jubilee is a collaborative project with Daventry Museum, Northampton Museum and Art Gallery (NMAG), Daventry Town Council and West Northants Council. To celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee we are inviting any keen crafters to help make a beautiful knit and crochet blanket.

To get involved is free and easy to do. Pick up a materials pack from either Daventry Museum or NMAG to knit... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 May 2022 10:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Craft Project, Daventry Museum, Knit a Tree for the Jubilee, Knitting & Crochet, Queen's Jubilee

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

Daventry Remembers: Remembrance Parade 2021

Daventry Remembers: Remembrance Parade 2021

On Remembrance Sunday (14th November 2021) Daventry Town Council and the Royal British Legion paid tribute to those who have nobly served their country at this year's Remembrance Parade.

Crowds gathered to pay respect to the men and women who lost their lives in two world wars and later conflicts. Led by a Parade Master and followed by Councillors and Civic Dignitaries plus various Daventry based organisations... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Nov 2021 12:50 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor, Remembrance Parade

Daventry Christmas Market & Festivities Is Coming Soon!

Daventry Christmas Market & Festivities Is Coming Soon!

Put on your warm clothes & join us for our Christmas extravaganza...

We hope to get you into the spirit of Christmas by visiting our Christmas Market. Come along and shop with independent festive stallholders, selling unique Christmas gifts and crafts or yummy hot food and drink to help tantalise your taste buds.

Rotary Club of Danetre Daventry will be in attendance too, bringing along Father Christmas... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Nov 2021 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Christmas, Christmas Market, Community, Daventry, Free Event, Shopping