Tags: Community

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

Calling All Litterheroes! Final 2021 Community Litter Pick

Calling All Litterheroes! Final 2021 Community Litter Pick

Daventry Town Council is excited to be hosting our last Community Litter Pick of the year on Saturday 23rd October 2021 and everyone is invited to come along.

Continuing our successful #Litterheroes Campaign we are holding one final Community Litter Pick this month before a winter hiatus. So join us one last time for an hours litterpicking on the Grange Estate between 11am - 12pm.

Meeting Point: The... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Oct 2021 10:00 by Daventry Town Council

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

A Welcome Return for Daventry Farmers Market!

A Welcome Return for Daventry Farmers Market!

Daventry Farmers Market was back on Saturday 18th September 2021 and was even bigger and better than its successful debut last year.

The market which is funded and organised by Daventry Town Council, hosted an array of artisan food related stalls, all selling culinary related products and produce. This family friendly and free market boasted many local and regional traders selling a wide range of items.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Farmers Market, Food, Free Event, High Street, Shopping

Last Chance to View Mr. Men & Little Miss Favorites at Daventry Museum

Last Chance to View Mr. Men & Little Miss Favorites at Daventry Museum

Visitors only have a few more days to view Daventry Museums wonderful 𝗠𝗿. 𝗠𝗲𝗻 & 𝗟𝗶𝘁𝘁𝗹𝗲 𝗠𝗶𝘀𝘀 𝟱𝟬𝘁𝗵 𝗔𝗻𝗻𝗶𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗮𝗿𝘆 𝗗𝗶𝘀𝗽𝗹𝗮𝘆 as it has reached it's final week on show.

The museum has been commemorating 50 years since the 1971 publication of the first Mr. Men book with a display bursting with colour... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Aug 2021 09:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Display, Free, Mr.Men & Little Miss, Museum

Daventry Mayor Lays First Brick at Micklewell Park

Cllr Karen Tweedale, the Mayor of Daventry, Andy McDermott, Orbit Homes Regional Managing Director and Louis Brooker, Orbit Homes Project Manager for Micklewell Park.

Orbit Homes, a leading UK housing provider, has laid the first brick at its new flagship development in Daventry.

Andy McDermott, Orbit Homes Regional Managing Director was joined last week by Daventry Mayor Cllr Karen Tweedale, to lay the foundation stone in the initial stages of construction at Micklewell Park in Daventry.

Micklewell Park is an exciting new development consisting of one and two-bedroom... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Aug 2021 13:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Houses, New Development

Litter Pick Dates Confirmed

Litter Pick Dates Confirmed

Our upcoming organised Community Litter Pick dates and locations have been confirmed:

Saturday 21st August - Wimborne Park @ 11am - 12pm

Saturday 25th September - The Hollow @ 11am - 12pm

Saturday 23rd October - The Grange @ 11am - 12pm

We would love you to join our Community Ranger Charlotte Jones alongside Town Councillors as we tackle some of the litter hotspots within our open spaces.

There is no need... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Aug 2021 09:00 by Daventry Town Council

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

Join Our Team - Job Vacancy: Town Events/Liaison Officer

Join Our Team - Job Vacancy: Town Events/Liaison Officer

A vacancy has arisen in the Daventry Town Council team for an enthusiastic Town Events/Liaison Officer with a "can-do" attitude to assist in hosting events that enhance our town's image, enhance overall visitor experience and improve Town Centre footfall.

Follow the link below for a full job description and application details.

Posted: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 09:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Job, Vacancy