Tags: Community

Census 2021

Census 2021

The census is coming to England and Wales, and of course to households in Daventry.

By taking part, you can help inform decisions on services that shape our community, such as healthcare, education and transport.

The census is a unique survey that happens every 10 years. It gives us a snapshot of all the people and households in England and Wales – the most detailed information we have about our... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 09:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Census, Community, Daventry, Town Centre

Interested in becoming a Daventry Town Councillor?

Interested in becoming a Daventry Town Councillor?

You are? Then read on.

Daventry Town Council will be holding its elections on 6th May 2021.

You don't need any special qualifications to be a local Councillor, all you need is a passion and a drive to honestly and transparently represent the views and interests of the ward you are standing for and its individual constituents, as well as deal with their enquiries fairly and without prejudice.

For more... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 13:15 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Elections, News, vote

Christmas Market Brings Festive Cheer to Town!

Christmas Market Brings Festive Cheer to Town!

Initially the rain tried to dampen the mood, the weather soon perked up for people to enjoy Daventry Town Council's Christmas Market 2020.

Held on Saturday 12th December 2020 along Daventry High Street, we were excited to host an array of Christmas stalls selling festive gifts and crafts alongside food and drink vendors, who had 'ready to go' winter treats to takeaway.

This family-friendly and free market... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Children, Christmas, Christmas Market, Community, Families, Market

Have Your Say! Draft Vision for Daventry Town Centre’s Future Unveiled

Have Your Say! Draft Vision for Daventry Town Centre’s Future Unveiled

A draft proposal for maximising the potential of Daventry town centre over the next 15 years has been unveiled. Daventry residents are encouraged to share their views on the proposals by visiting https://daventry2035.com

Based on public responses to a consultation held over the summer, the draft Daventry Town Centre Vision 2035 sets out a range of measures that could be implemented to transform the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 09:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Consultation, Daventry, Future, Town Centre, Town Centre Vision

Christmas Market 2020

Christmas Market 2020

Following on from the success of our Farmers Market in September, Daventry Town Council are delighted to host our 2020 Christmas Market. Find us on Daventry High Street at 10am – 3pm on Saturday 12th December 2020, where we will have a wide selection of festive stalls selling unique and thoughtful gifts to help with your Christmas shopping!

This is a free family friendly event, plus the various... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 11:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Christmas, Community, Daventry, Events, Farmers Market, Free, Market, Retail, Shopping, Town Centre

Daventry Contact Visit #DaventryMayorOnTour

Daventry Contact Visit #DaventryMayorOnTour

Daventry Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor was delighted to visit local charity Daventry Contact to meet the team and see for herself the great work they are doing providing a unique service for the community.

Daventry Contact has 25+ years experience with helping people in the community and have proved to be invaluable during the Coronavirus pandemic, especially for those in desperate and urgent need of furniture,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 14:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor, Families, Mayor, Volunteer

Calling All Litter Heroes! Join Us Tomorrow!

Calling All Litter Heroes! Join Us Tomorrow!

Daventry Town Council wants to make a difference to the environment in our town and last month launched our own litter picking scheme targeting areas within Daventry.

Local residents are being asked to pledge an hour of their time to join the Community Ranger and Ward Councillors on these picks.

Already we have received a great response from local residents and community groups who want to get involved... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Oct 2020 10:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Families, Green Spaces, Litter, Ranger, Volunteer

Reach For Health Centre Visit: #MayorOnTour

Daventry Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor chatting to Centre member Christopher

Daventry Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor enjoyed a visit yesterday to her chosen Mayoral Charity "Reach for Health" a centre dedicated to physical and mental health rehabilitation.

When asked why she chose this particular charity she said: "Ten years ago I was the Founder Trustee and chairman of the charity Reach For Health and continue my close association and support. This unique organisation supports those... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 13:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor, Families, Health and Wellbeing, Mayor

Daventry Farmers Market Success

Daventry Farmers Market Success

The sun was certainly shining on our first Farmers Market on Saturday 19th September 2020.

Held along Daventry High Street we were excited to invite an array of socially distanced artisan food related stalls to join us, all selling products that could be taken away to eat, cook, prepare, or use at home.

This family friendly and free market boasted many local traders selling a wide range of items including... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 16:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor, Farmers Market, Market, Retail, Town Centre

High Sheriff Of Northamptonshire meets the People of Daventry #DaventryMayorOnTour

High Sheriff Of Northamptonshire meets the People of Daventry #DaventryMayorOnTour

The High Sheriff of Northamptonshire, Paul Parsons is currently doing a tour of the county to meet with community groups and businesses to recognise the hard work and commitment voluntary groups are doing to help others and meet individuals and companies striving to keep the wheels of business turning when the consequences of the pandemic is tugging on the purse strings.

Met by the Mayor of Daventry,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 16:30 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Mayor, Ranger, Retail