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Daventry Arts Festival Programme Release

Daventry Arts Festival Programme Release

Daventry Town Council has released its programme for Daventry Art Festival 2018. Running from 16th – 24th June 2018, the week-long festivities will feature everything from craft workshops to traditional Celtic summer solstice celebrations.

The response has been overwhelming with tickets to the Family Film Day and the Monsters and Munchkins theater performance being fully reserved within six days... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 May 2018 15:56 by DTC Events

Tags: Community, News, Events, Daventry, Town Centre, Families, Arts

Daventry Town welcomes a new Mayor

Daventry Town welcomes a new Mayor

Following Daventry Town Council's Annual General Meeting on Monday 14th May 2018, Cllr Lynn Jones was appointed to the position of Mayor of Daventry for the council year 2018/2019. Cllr Lynn Jones has been a Councillor for Daventry Town since 2013 and currently represents Drayton Ward.

Of her new appointment, Cllr Jones said, "I am incredibly pleased and excited to have been elected as the new Daventry... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 May 2018 16:15 by DTC Events

Tags: Councillors, Daventry, News, Community, Families, Museum

DTC appoints Community Ranger for Daventry Town

DTC appoints Community Ranger for Daventry Town

Daventry Town Council has announced today that they have appointed a Community Ranger for Daventry Town.

Commencing their position on 8th May 2018, the Ranger will work directly for Daventry Town Council, in partnership with DTC's CCTV control room, local PCSO's and Police teams to ensure the continued safety and well-being of traders, visitors and residents to the Town.

The Community Ranger will be... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 May 2018 11:29 by DTC Events

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

Daventry's bells ring out in memory of William Bailey

Daventry's bells ring out in memory of William Bailey

On Monday 30th April 2018 at 7.30pm the Daventry Branch of the Peterborough Diocesan Guild Bell Ringers rang a peal of bells at the Holy Cross Church in Daventry in memory of William Bailey. Daventry Town Mayor, Cllr Lynne Taylor, attended the short service ahead of the bell ringing at the Holy Cross, along with Deputy Mayor Lynn Jones. The service was conducted by Rev. Canon Michael Webber.

William... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 May 2018 16:21 by DTC Events

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

DTC supports residents over loss of parking on the Grange and Southbrook estates

DTC supports residents over loss of parking on the Grange and Southbrook estates

This week, Daventry Town Council attended a planning meeting at Daventry District Council offices. Having listened to concerns raised by residents, the Town Council submitted objections to the proposed developments on garage sites on the Grange and Southbrook estates.

The proposals on Avon Close, The Stour, Waverney Close and two sites on Collingwood Way would see the demolition of existing garages... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 17:04 by DTC Events

Tags: News, Community, News:Planning, Daventry, meeting, Town Centre

Success for St. George's Day Parade

Success for St. George's Day Parade

The annual St. George's Day Parade, held on Saturday 21st April 2018, was a galloping success, as Daventry and District Scouts led the way through Daventry Town Centre. Starting from Chaucer Way car park, the procession was led by the Scouts' marching band, and finished at New Street Recreation Grounds where scouts, cubs and beavers from the District renewed their promises and awards were given to... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 09:28 by DTC Events

Tags: News, Events, Community, Daventry, Families, Town Centre, St George's Day

Daventry's Annual Town Assembly

Daventry's Annual Town Assembly

On Monday 23rd April 2018, Daventry's Annual Town Assembly will be held at the Community Association Hall, Ashby Road, Daventry, NN11 0QE. The meeting will commence at 7pm.

This is an opportunity for residents to raise concerns relating to Daventry Town to the Town Council. Daventry's Town Mayor, Cllr Lynne Taylor, will be in attendance to Chair the meeting.

The Town Assembly Agenda will be as follows:... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:04 by Daventry Town Council

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

Daventry Town Council sponsors Police Community Support Officer for Daventry Town centre

Daventry Town Council sponsors Police Community Support Officer for Daventry Town centre

Daventry Town Council is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Mia Ball, who started her new post on 4th April 2018.

PSCO Ball's role will be to work predominantly in the town centre under the direction of Daventry and South Northants Neighbourhood Policing Team and Daventry Town Council. Mia will also be working collaboratively with the Town Council's... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Apr 2018 12:50 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Community, Town Centre, Daventry

DTC raises concerns over Daventry Town Special Expenses

DTC raises concerns over Daventry Town Special Expenses

Members of Daventry Town Council (DTC) have raised concerns in relation to the recent council tax increase, by Daventry District Council, of 38% for Daventry Town Special Expenses.

Daventry Special Expenses are levied on residents of Daventry town by Daventry District Council (DDC). The special expenses cover the cost of maintaining the Holy Cross Church Yard and other open spaces in Daventry Town which... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 20:08 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Community, Daventry, Town Centre

St George's Day arrives in Daventry

St George's Day arrives in Daventry

On Saturday 21st April 2018, St George's day Parade will return to Daventry Town Centre. Led by Daventry and District Scouts, in partnership with Daventry Town Council, the afternoon is packed with festivities to delight all ages.

The Scouts have embraced a Medieval theme this year with activities from the era being centred around New Street Recreation centre. There will be a Cake Tent and refreshment... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Mar 2018 12:55 by Daventry Town Council

Tags: News, Events, Community, Daventry, Families, Free, Town Centre, St George's Day