Tags: Green Spaces

Celebrate the Jubilee with a Picnic in our Parks

Celebrate the Jubilee with a Picnic in our Parks

In 2022, Her Majesty The Queen will become the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee after 70 years of service.

In the run up to the Platinum Jubilee Central Weekend which takes place from Thursday 2nd to 5th June 2022, Daventry Town Council is encouraging residents to organise their own Picnic in the Park in one of Daventry's leafy open spaces.

There are lots of locations to choose from... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 May 2022 08:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Bank Holiday, Celebrations, Daventry, Green Spaces, Park, Picnic, Queens Jubilee

Daventry NORSE Visit: #MayorOnTour

Daventry Mayor Lynne Taylor pictured with Norse Grounds Maintenance Operatives George Russell and Alan Kightley

Daventry Mayor Cllr. Lynne Taylor braved the cold temperatures last week on the latest stop of her #Mayorontour series when she visited the team at Daventry NORSE.

NORSE contend with all weathers to deliver a core service within Daventry of waste collection, ground maintenance and street cleansing. They are often unsung heroes that Daventry Town Council wanted to acknowledge and celebrate.

Lynne commented:... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 15:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Green Spaces, Litter, Thank You

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

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’s Open Spaces Transferred To Town Council

Daventry’s Open Spaces Transferred To Town Council

Public open spaces in Daventry have been transferred to Daventry Town Council as preparations to reorganise local government in Northamptonshire continue.

The transfer includes the New Street Recreation Ground and other public open space across the town, but excludes Daventry Country Park and Borough Hill.

We have taken on responsibility for maintaining the Holy Cross churchyard, roadside verges in the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 15:31 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Green Spaces, Transfer

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