Tags: Daventry

Daventry Charmed by Heritage Bus Tours

Daventry Charmed by Heritage Bus Tours

Daventry Town Council were thrilled to partner with Northampton Transport Heritage, and bring a selection of their classic buses to town, offering visitors free bus tours to mark National Heritage Open Days 2022.

The family friendly event, on Saturday 17th September 2022, allowed residents to become tourists for the day and see Daventry and its' neighbouring villages from a different perspective, whilst... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:14 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Bus Rides, Daventry, Free Family Event, Heritage Bus Tours, Heritage Open Days

A Culinary Delight at Daventry Farmers' Market 2022

A Culinary Delight at Daventry Farmers' Market 2022

Daventry Town Council was thrilled to host our third annual Farmers' Market on Saturday (17 September) bringing an array of artisan food and drink related traders to town.

This year's speciality food market was our biggest yet, with stalls all the way around the town plus free family entertainment including; a Children's Scarecrows Trail, stilt walker, face painter and balloon modeller.

The family friendly... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Sep 2022 17:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Farmers' Market, Food & Drink, Post Event, Success

School Applications Live for September 2023 Submissions

School Applications Live for September 2023 Submissions

From 9th September parents and carers can apply for a reception place in a primary or infant school, a year 3 place in a junior school, or a Year 7 place in a secondary school for the September 2023 intake.

Parents and carers will now be able to apply up until 12 midnight on the closing dates for both Primary and Secondary applications, making the process easier and fairer for families.

Parents and carers... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Sep 2022 17:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Daventry, School Applications, September 2023, West Northants Council

The Proclamation of the New Sovereign

The Proclamation of the New Sovereign

The Proclamation of the King

The Mayor of Daventry, Cllr. Malcolm Ogle, invites residents to join him, as he reads the Proclamation at 6.00pm TODAY (Sunday 11 September 2022), by the flag poles at the top of London Road.

The formal proclamation marks the beginning of King Charles III's reign to the people of Daventry.

Following which, residents are then invited to attend a Special Commemoration Service,... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 11 Sep 2022 15:05 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Daventry, King, Mayor, Proclamation

Keep Daventry Clean: Join Our September Litter Pick Walk

Keep Daventry Clean: Join Our September Litter Pick Walk

Join Daventry Town Council on Saturday 24th September 2022 for our next community litter pick, which this month is covering the Inlands 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, 05 Sep 2022 09:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Daventry, Litter, Litter Pick, September Litter Pick

Needles & Yarn at the Ready! Next Knitting & Crochet Meet Up Announced

Needles & Yarn at the Ready! Next Knitting & Crochet Meet Up Announced

Remember to put a date in your diary for our next Knitting and Crochet Meet Up Session on Saturday 10 September 2022.

Whether you've joined us before at our previous knit/crochet and natter sessions or not, everyone is welcome to come along for a few mindful hours of crafting with like-minded enthusiasts.

𝗪𝗛𝗘𝗡: Saturday 10 September 2022

𝗧𝗜𝗠𝗘: 2.00pm - 4.00pm. Stay for the whole... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2022 10:42 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Community Projects, Crochet, Daventry, Knit, Knitting

Daventry's Emergency Services Fun Day Hailed a Success

Daventry's Emergency Services Fun Day Hailed a Success

More than 4,000 visitors of all ages enjoyed a day of entertainment and demonstrations in Daventry last week.

The Emergency Services Fun Day took place at Danetre and Southbrook Learning Village in Hawke Road between 10am and 2pm on Wednesday 10 August.

Visitors enjoyed a range of activities, from battling in sumo suits and having a go at hockey, to viewing demonstrations by emergency services. There... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Aug 2022 16:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community Event, Daventry, Emergency Fun Day, Free, West Northants Community Safety Partnership

Classic Northants Bus Tours Come To Daventry!

Classic Northants Bus Tours Come To Daventry!

Join Daventry Town Council and our friends at Northampton Transport Heritage, by enjoying a FREE bus tour on a classic bus following an on old town route, all in celebration of this years National Heritage Open Days.

In 2022 the Heritage Open Days festival will run for ten consecutive days from Friday 9th to Sunday 18th September. Each year the festival has grown and further developed and so has Daventry's... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Aug 2022 09:43 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Bus Tours, Community, Daventry, Free Event, Heritage Open Days

Save the Date: Daventry Farmers Market Returns on Saturday 17 September

Save the Date: Daventry Farmers Market Returns on Saturday 17 September

Daventry Town Council invites you along to our third annual Farmers' Market where we will have an array of artisan food related stalls to tantalise your taste buds and get your creative cooking juices flowing! This years market aims to be bigger and better with stalls all the way around the town plus added FREE family fun entertainment.

Join us at this free event between 10am - 3pm on Saturday 17th... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Aug 2022 09:00 by Daventry Town Council

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

Daventry Pupils Bury Time Capsule at Micklewell Park Development

Daventry Pupils Bury Time Capsule at Micklewell Park Development

A time capsule has been buried by local primary school children at Orbit Homes' brand-new flagship development in Daventry, Micklewell Park.

As part of a collaboration with Daventry Town Council and Daventry Museum, Orbit Homes organised a competition for primary school children in Daventry, which asked them to draw a picture or write a newspaper report about what they think life will be like in 100... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 10:34 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Competition, Daventry, Daventry Museum, Micklewell Park, Time Capsule