Tags: Events

Long Trip Ahead for Trauma Teddies

Long Trip Ahead for Trauma Teddies

Another Daventry based charity received a delivery of Trauma Teddies from Daventry Town Mayor Cllr Lynne Taylor and local resident and major contributor to the project Daphne Bowhill.

The Trauma Teddies were presented at the charities weekly bric a brac sale, to local resident Valerie Taylor OBE, founder of the Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP) in Bangladesh.

CPR has grown from 4 beds... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 05 Oct 2017 10:19 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Daventry Town Fireworks Display 2017

Daventry Town Fireworks Display 2017

Join us at Daventry Town Council's annual firework display taking place on Saturday 4th November 2017 at The Parker E-ACT Academy, Ashby Road, Daventry, NN11 0QF.

Admission is free and everyone is welcome to watch the fantastic firework display which are set to music by local company MLE Pyrotechnics. The gates will open at 6.00pm with the display starting at 7.30pm. Refreshments will be available including;... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:28 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

Trauma teddy handover to provide comfort in difficult times

Trauma teddy handover to provide comfort in difficult times

Firefighters in Daventry have been gifted a new tool to help people in need – hand-knitted teddies.

Known as trauma teddies, the bears were knitted by the local community as part of the 2017 Daventry Arts Festival, organised by Daventry Town Council.

They are now being distributed to the emergency services, to be handed out to provide comfort to children and adults following traumatic events.

On... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 09:57 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

Co-Option - Statement of Nominations

Co-Option - Statement of Nominations

Further to the resignation of a member on Hill Ward and with no requests received for the post to be filled by election, the vacancy for Hill Ward is to be decided by Co-option at the Town Council meeting being held at Daventry Town Council on Monday 25th September at 18:30.

See attached for statement of nominations.

Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:41 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, meeting

This Saturday Foodie Fun Comes To Daventry

This Saturday Foodie Fun Comes To Daventry

Its just under a week until 50+ stalls arrive for Daventry Food Festival taking place this Saturday 23rd September 17, 10:00am – 4:00pm.

Daventry High Street along with Sheaf Street, will be an array of culinary delights as over 50 stalls offering different food/drink types come to town! Additional seating is being installed along the High Street and live culinary demonstrations compared by BBC... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:26 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Events

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2017

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2017

The Daventry Flower & Vegetable Show held at the Community Centre on Sunday 3rd September was a huge success with more entries and attendees than last year.

The show, organised by the Daventry Allotment & Gardening Association (DAGA) supported by Daventry Town Council, saw more than 300 exhibits being awarded individual rosettes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. Five overall category winners were... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Sep 2017 17:54 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community

Fly a Flag for Merchant Navy Day

Fly a Flag for Merchant Navy Day

Daventry Town Council is pleased to be marking Merchant Navy Day on Saturday September 2nd , 11am at the Twinning area (located at the top of London Road) with a flag raising ceremony.

Along with Daventry Deputy Mayor, representatives from the Twinning Association, Church, Royal British Legion and other local organisations we would like to invite members of the public who have served or are currently... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Aug 2017 17:35 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events

Grange/Southbrook Garage Sites - Public Meeting

Grange/Southbrook Garage Sites - Public Meeting

Futures Housing Group is holding a public consultation event to view recent planning applications to develop garage sites, on the Grange and Southbrook Estates and advise how they plan to improve the parking in those areas.

DROP IN AND HAVE YOUR SAY

TIME: BETWEEN 4PM TO 7PM

ON: WEDNESDAY 16TH AUGUST 2017

WHERE: HENRY SMITH HOUSE, DAVENTRY, NN11 9BP

Posted: Fri, 04 Aug 2017 15:13 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community, News:Planning, Consultation, meeting

Daventry Town Conservation Area Appraisal

Daventry Town Conservation Area Appraisal

Daventry District Council is currently reviewing the Conservation Area for Daventry Town and has produced a draft Appraisal and Management Plan outlining proposed changes.

Daventry Town Council urges everyone to review the draft proposals and respond to their online survey:

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/RF9KM8G

Should you be unable to respond online, please respond write to:

R Morgan, Heritage Policy... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community, News:Planning, Consultation, heritage

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2017

Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show 2017

Come along to the Daventry Flower and Vegetable Show on Sunday 3rd September 2017 at Daventry Community Centre.

The show will be open to the general public from 1pm and admission is FREE.

Entries are open to all allotment holders in the Daventry and Norton Area and to gardeners who are members of DAGA. There is something for everyone, with categories for fruit, vegetables, flowers, novelty/giggle and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:48 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events