Tags: Families

Save the Date: Daventry Spring Market Is Coming!

Save the Date: Daventry Spring Market Is Coming!

Daventry Town Council are delighted to bring their Spring Market, and hopefully some sunshine as well, to Daventry High Street on Saturday 12th June between 10am – 3pm.

We will be hosting 40 independent stallholders, all selling a wide range of products from yummy sweet and savoury foods plus all kinds of ornaments, crafts, handmade items and gorgeous clothing, gifts, homewares and much more.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 May 2021 10:30 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor, Events, Families, Market, Mayor

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 DTC Comms

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

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 DTC Comms

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 DTC Comms

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 DTC Comms

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

Daventry Museum Reopening Information

Daventry Museum Reopening Information

We are excited about welcoming visitors back to Daventry Museum and we want to ensure that it is a pleasurable, comfortable and safe experience for all. As such we have put the following safety measures in place;

Special Open Day Saturday 12th September (and then the first Saturday of the month thereafter) 10am-2.30pm

Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 09:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Exhibition, Families, Museum

Daventry Town Council to Open Play Areas - 4th July 2020

Daventry Town Council to Open Play Areas - 4th July 2020

In recognition of the importance of play to children and young people, as of Saturday 4th July, Daventry Town Council will be re-opening all the play areas in the Town.

Daventry Town Council manages 40 play areas and each play area is inspected weekly by a dedicated play area inspector who makes sure that the area and equipment is safe, secure, and well-maintained, but it will not be cleaned or sanitised.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 11:45 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Children, Community, Daventry, Families, Green Spaces

Daventry Town Council to open play areas - 4th July

Daventry Town Council to open play areas - 4th July

In recognition of the importance of play to children and young people, as of Saturday 4th July, Daventry Town Council will be re-opening all the play areas in the Town.

Daventry Town Council manages 40 play areas and each play area is inspected weekly by a dedicated play area inspector who makes sure that the area and equipment is safe, secure, and well-maintained, but it will not be cleaned or sanitised.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Jun 2020 10:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Children, Community, Families, Green Spaces

Letter From Daventry Mayor Mike Arnold: Week 2

Picture Taken at Daventry Motorcycle Festival 2019

I don't know about you but I'm slowly acclimatising to being at home all the time but it's going to take some time to do so fully. I'm not sure my wife is acclimatising to me being home though!

On my daily outside exercise jaunts and from my window I'm pleased to see that most people are now keeping their distance and the fewer people about indicates we are going out a lot less on inessential journeys.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 12:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Families, Health and Wellbeing, Mayor, Museum, News

Battle of Naseby Exhibition at Daventry Museum: Starts Saturday 11th January 2020

Battle of Naseby Exhibition at Daventry Museum: Starts Saturday 11th January 2020

The first exhibition of 2020 at Daventry Museum commemorates 375 years since the Battle of Naseby and Daventry's Place in the Conflict.

**Opening Saturday 11th January 2020 until Saturday 24th April 2020.**

On the morning of 14 June 1645, parliament's Newly Modelled Army destroyed King Charles I's main field army at Naseby, the decisive battle of the first English Civil War. Nights before this, King... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 10:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Events, Exhibition, Families, Free, Museum, News, Town Centre, heritage