Tags: Mayor

Daventry Mayor & Co. Fly High For Their Charity Skydive Endeavour

Daventry Mayor & Co. Fly High For Their Charity Skydive Endeavour

After a longer than expected wait, some of the Daventry Town Council team (plus equally daft friends), finally got to complete their 13,000ft charity skydive last week.

The brave fundraising team were originally scheduled to jump last month, a couple of the team completed their jump, however a technical fault meant that the remaining participants were stopped from continuing. Daventry Town Cllr. Matthew... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Charity, Charity Skydive, Fundraising, Mayor

Mayor Hosts Her Celebratory Civic Ceremony

Cllr Karen Tweedale, the Mayor of Daventry, Pictured with Holly Gouldingay

This week Daventry Mayor, Cllr Karen Tweedale, welcomed Civic Dignitaries from across the county, to her Civic Service. The service was held at Holy Cross Church, Daventry and a chance to celebrate her year in office and to promote her varied fundraising work for her chosen charity; Muscular Dystrophy UK.

The charity is a cause close to Karen's heart as they were integral in helping her dear friend... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Oct 2021 07:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Civic Ceremony, Civic Service, Daventry, Mayor

DTC Skydiving Team Prepare to Fly!

DTC Skydiving Team Prepare to Fly!

A reminder that this Sunday (26 September), some of the Daventry Town Council team (plus equally daft friends), are skydiving from 10,000ft over South Northamptonshire. Luckily all for a great cause as it is in support of Muscular Dystrophy UK (MDUK).

MDUK is a charity bringing individuals, families and professionals together to beat muscle-wasting conditions.

Some of those undertaking the Skydive is... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Sep 2021 10:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Charity, Fundraiser, Mayor

Daventry Mayor & Friends Take To The Sky For Muscular Dystrophy UK

Daventry Mayor & Friends Take To The Sky For Muscular Dystrophy UK

On Sunday 26th September Cllr Karen Tweedale, Mayor of Daventry will skydive from 10,000ft over South Northamptonshire in support of Muscular Dystrophy UK (MDUK).

Karen hopes to raise a significant amount of money for MDUK who were integral in helping her dear friend Holly Gouldingay.

At 7 years old Holly was diagnosed with Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy, the youngest person in the UK to have... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 09:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Charity, Daventry, Mayor, Skydive, Thank You

Daventry Spring Market a Super Sunny Success!

Daventry Spring Market a Super Sunny Success!

Daventry Town Council was delighted to host their Spring Market on Saturday 12th June 2021.

The market was filled with 42 independent stallholders on the day, all spread out all along the High Street. They were selling a wide range of products from yummy sweet and savoury foods plus all kinds of ornaments, crafts, jewellery, handmade items and gorgeous clothing, gifts, homewares plus a tasty variety... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 13:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Market, Mayor

Mayor of Daventry Helps Celebrate an Organic Partnership

Mayor of Daventry Helps Celebrate an Organic Partnership

The new Mayor of Daventry Councillor Karen Tweedale was delighted to attend her first formal engagement, attending a preview of Garden Organic's new garden, in Ryton Gardens Warwickshire. Designed, in partnership with ethical nutrition company Viridian Nutrition, Daventry, to encourage, inform and help people grow in a more environmentally friendly, sustainable and healthy way.

Cllr Tweedale said: "... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 Jun 2021 12:00 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Gardens, Green Space, Mayor, Organic, Visit

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 Daventry Town Council

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

Daventry Town Welcomes New Mayor

Daventry Town Welcomes New Mayor

Following Daventry Town Council's Annual Town Meeting on Monday 17th May 2021, Cllr Karen Tweedale was elected to the position of Mayor of Daventry for the Council Year 2021/2022.

Cllr Karen Tweedale has been a Councillor for Daventry Town since 2014 and having served this past year as Deputy Mayor she will bring a great deal of knowledge, experience and understanding of the responsibilities that come... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 13:20 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Councillors, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor, Mayor, News, meeting

Japan Friendship Blossoms with Cherry Trees for Daventry Town

Japan Friendship Blossoms with Cherry Trees for Daventry Town

As a symbol of the longstanding friendship between Japan and the UK, ten Japanese cherry blossom trees were planted in Daventry Town, New Street Park.

The trees were donated by numerous Japanese businesses and individuals through the Sakura Cherry Tree Planting Project which aims to plant 6,500 trees across the UK, following a joint declaration of co-operation made by the Japanese and British Prime... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 10:35 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: Cherry Tree, Community, Daventry, High Sherriff of Northamptonshire, Mayor

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 Daventry Town Council

Tags: Community, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor, Families, Mayor, Volunteer