Tags: News

Have your say on what the new proposed council should be called

Have your say on what the new proposed council should be called

People in Daventry town are being encouraged to suggest possible names for a proposed new unitary council covering West Northamptonshire.

The Government is currently considering plans to replace the county council and seven current districts and boroughs with two new unitary authorities in Northamptonshire – one in the west and another in the north. The proposed new unitary authority in the west... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Nov 2018 09:59 by DTC Events

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

DTC’S Handmade Poppy Waterfall displayed at Holy Cross Church

DTC’S Handmade Poppy Waterfall displayed at Holy Cross Church

From 1st November 2018, members of the public will be able to view the handmade Poppy Waterfall, assembled by Daventry Town Council, and displayed in the Holy Cross Church in Daventry.

Daventry Town Council launched a community initiative in April this year requesting hundreds of handmade poppies in order to create a beautiful visual display in the Holy Cross Church.

Members of the community, along with... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 15:38 by DTC Events

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

DTC take part in community day of action on The Grange

DTC take part in community day of action on The Grange

On Thursday 25th October 2018, Daventry Town Council took part in the community day of action on The Grange in Daventry, along with other organisations including Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue, Northamptonshire Police, Daventry District Council and other community organisations.

As part of Operation Unite, a partnership working group, and following on from the success of the Day of Fun on the Southbrook... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Oct 2018 14:06 by DTC Events

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

NEWS: Waste and recycling collections for Christmas and New Year

NEWS: Waste and recycling collections for Christmas and New Year

Daventry District Council (DDC) has today confirmed the waste and recycling collections over Christmas and New Year for Daventry town.

Collection schedules

Collections will continue to take place as usual over the Christmas and New Year period, except for Christmas Day and New Year's Day:

  • If your collection is due on Christmas Day (Tuesday, 25 December) it will instead take place on Saturday, 29 December.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:22 by DTC Events

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

Daventry Town Ranger is set to cycle up a storm

Daventry Town Ranger is set to cycle up a storm

Sean Croke, DTC Ranger, commenced the position in May 2018 and has, so far, made a lasting impression on the residents and businesses of Daventry town.

DTC, in partnership with New Age Training and Recruitment, have purchased an electric bike from Daventry business Leisure Lakes, which will assist the DTC Ranger in attending reported incidents quickly and efficiently, rather than on foot.

DTC Ranger... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 12:50 by DTC Events

Tags: News, Community, Daventry, Town Centre, DTC Ranger, Health and Wellbeing

NEWS: DDC unveil plans for new cinema development in Daventry Town

NEWS: DDC unveil plans for new cinema development in Daventry Town

Daventry District Council (DDC) has, this week, unveiled plans to build a new cinema with restaurants in Daventry Town centre by 2020.

DDC have advised that they will be progressing the new Mulberry Place cinema development on land north of High Street and are inviting residents to have their say on the proposals during a public consultation later this month.

Willmott Dixon have been working alongside... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Oct 2018 12:39 by DTC Events

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

NEWS: NCC’s consultation on the relocation of Daventry Town Library

NEWS: NCC’s consultation on the relocation of Daventry Town Library

Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) wants to know the views of Daventry town residents regarding the proposed relocation from the current library building, to the Abbey Advice and Resource Centre (The Abbey Centre).

Daventry Library currently occupies a former school building in the town centre which is owned by Daventry District Council (DDC).

DDC have advised that the current site is in a poor condition... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Oct 2018 11:53 by DTC Events

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

DTC Fireworks Display set to be an ocular spectacular

DTC Fireworks Display set to be an ocular spectacular

Daventry Town Council will again be holding their fantastic fireworks display in Daventry town on Saturday 3rd November 2018 for the eighth consecutive year.

Crowds from the town and the district will flock to the Parker E-Act school to watch the beautiful display organised by the Town Council. The display itself is orchestrated by local award-winning fireworks company MLE Pyrotechnics, who have confirmed... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Sep 2018 13:06 by DTC Events

Tags: News, Events, Community, Daventry, Families, Fireworks

NEWS: Community Governance Review

NEWS: Community Governance Review

On Monday 17th September 2018, Daventry District Council (DDC) launched a consultation in respect of its Community Governance Review. This is the process that allows Councils to make changes to parishes, such as boundaries and the number of councillors.

Daventry Town Council has requested the following changes to be made to the town:-

  1. DTC has requested that consideration be given to changing its boundaries... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:05 by DTC Events

Tags: News, Community, Daventry, Town Centre

NEWS: Traveller encampment on Country Park

NEWS: Traveller encampment on Country Park

Daventry Town Council is aware of the recent encampment of travellers on the Country Park.

The relevant authorities and the landowner have been informed and the lawful procedures have been put in place.

Daventry Town Council has no power or jurisdiction to expedite the removal of the travellers from the site but are currently working with other stakeholders to resolve this recurring issue.

DTC appreciates... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:32 by DTC Events

Tags: News, Community, Daventry