Tags: Daventry

Celebrate Heritage Open Days with Daventry Museum

Celebrate Heritage Open Days with Daventry Museum

Celebrate Heritage Open Days and do something new! All events listed here are free!

Daventry Holy Cross Church – Ride & Stride

Saturday 8th September – 10.00 – 16.00

Church Walk, Daventry, NN11 4BL

Visit Daventry Holy Cross Church and support Northamptonshire's beautiful churches by taking part in a sponsored bike ride or walk, supported by The National Churches Trust and in partnership... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Sep 2018 12:01 by Hayley Francis

Tags: News, Events, Community, Daventry, Town Centre, Museum

NEWS: Landlords urged to take heed of important law changes

NEWS: Landlords urged to take heed of important law changes

From 1st October 2018, changes to regulations for licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupations (HMOs) will mean that all HMOs occupied by five, or more, people forming two, or more, households (where facilities are shared) will require a mandatory HMO license.

HMOS were previously classed as building of three or more storeys, housing five or more people, from two or more households (they belong to different... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Sep 2018 10:30 by Hayley Francis

Tags: News, Community, Daventry, Town Centre

Food Festival returns to Daventry Town

Food Festival returns to Daventry Town

On Saturday 22nd September 2018, Daventry town centre will be filled with the delicious aroma of over 30 food and drink vendors offering a delectable range of local, national and international home-baked and locally sourced food and drink.

Daventry Food Festival will be located in Daventry town's historic High Street and beautifully preserved Sheaf Street from 10am – 4pm on Saturday 22nd September... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Aug 2018 11:18 by Hayley Francis

Tags: News, Events, Community, Daventry, Town Centre, Families

DTC: Flying the Red Ensign for Merchant Navy Day

DTC: Flying the Red Ensign for Merchant Navy Day

Daventry Town Council will be flying the Red Ensign for Merchant Navy Day to remember the sacrifices and courage of those who have served during World Wars One and Two. This will take place at 10.30am on Monday 3rd September 2018 at the Twinning Area in Daventry Town Centre. All are welcome to attend.

Daventry Town Council is one of more than 600 councils across the UK that will be participating in... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 11:27 by Hayley Francis

Tags: Events, Community, Daventry, News, Town Centre, Mayor

Daventry Mayor's Civic Service

Daventry Mayor's Civic Service

This week Daventry's Mayor, Cllr Lynn Jones, welcomed Civic Dignitaries, from across the county, to her Civic Service, at the Holy Cross Church, Daventry, to celebrate her year in office and to promote her fundraising work for her three chosen charities; The Daventry Street Pastors; Daventry Contacts and The Women's Royal Voluntary Force (WRVF).

Hosted by Daventry Town Council, the service was led by... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Aug 2018 14:55 by Hayley Francis

Tags: News, Events, Community, Daventry, Mayor

NEWS: Daventry town residents asked to comment on the Proposed Submission Local Plan Part 2 by DDC

NEWS: Daventry town residents asked to comment on the Proposed Submission Local Plan Part 2 by DDC

Daventry Town residents are being offered the opportunity to comment on the Proposed Submission Local Plan Part 2 from 13th August to 5th October 2018.

Once adopted, it will set out where new homes could go to meet future housing need, as well as the best locations for new businesses, to create employment opportunities. It will help determine which areas should be protected from development and contains... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:19 by Hayley Francis

Tags: News, Community, Daventry, Town Centre, News:Planning

Daventry Museum and Daventry Town Council’s events to mark 100 years since the end of WWI

Daventry Museum and Daventry Town Council’s events to mark 100 years since the end of WWI

Today, 8th August 2018, marks the 100 day countdown to the ending of World War One. On 8th August 1918, the Battle of Amiens took place, which was the beginning of the Allied offensive and one of the greatest advances that had been seen since the start of the war. Exactly 100 days later, on 11th November 1918, the armistice treaty was signed, signifying the end of the war.

To commemorate the centenary... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:49 by Hayley Francis

Tags: Events, Community, Daventry, Town Centre, Museum

Latest News: Update on PCSO and DTC Ranger

Latest News: Update on PCSO and DTC Ranger

Following on from the Town Council meeting on 30th July 2018, DTC's sponsored PCSO, Mia Ball, and Town Ranger, Sean Croke, both presented reports to members of the council with an update of their findings and work in the town centre since being in situ.

DTC is pleased to report that the cross-lateral working and communication between the PCSO, Ranger and the CCTV control room shows the impact that both... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Aug 2018 09:54 by Hayley Francis

Tags: News, Community, Daventry, Town Centre, PCSO, Ranger, Retail

Annual Flower and Vegetable Show returns to Daventry Town

Annual Flower and Vegetable Show returns to Daventry Town

On Saturday 18th August 2018, Daventry's annual Flower and Vegetable Show will return to Daventry Town.

Hosted by Daventry Allotment and Gardening Association (DAGA) in partnership with Daventry Town Council, the Flower and Vegetable Show will be taking place at the Community Centre in Daventry and will host a plethora of homegrown flowers, fruits and vegetables, as well as homemade cakes, jams and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Jul 2018 14:56 by Hayley Francis

Tags: Community, Daventry, Town Centre, Events, Free

Daventry Museum responds to offer of archives from Johnston Press

Daventry Museum responds to offer of archives from Johnston Press

Daventry Museum has been offered the opportunity to store archives of bound copies of the Daventry Express from the 1960's onwards.

Due to moving premises, Johnston Press are unable to store their archive of bound copies of the Daventry Express in their new offices. Daventry Museum was asked if it would be able to store approximately 60-80 bound copies dating from 1969 to 2013 on the proviso that Johnston... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Jul 2018 09:58 by Hayley Francis

Tags: News, Daventry, Museum