Tags: Town Centre

Census 2021

Census 2021

The census is coming to England and Wales, and of course to households in Daventry.

By taking part, you can help inform decisions on services that shape our community, such as healthcare, education and transport.

The census is a unique survey that happens every 10 years. It gives us a snapshot of all the people and households in England and Wales – the most detailed information we have about our... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 09:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Census, Community, Daventry, Town Centre

Have Your Say! Draft Vision for Daventry Town Centre’s Future Unveiled

Have Your Say! Draft Vision for Daventry Town Centre’s Future Unveiled

A draft proposal for maximising the potential of Daventry town centre over the next 15 years has been unveiled. Daventry residents are encouraged to share their views on the proposals by visiting https://daventry2035.com

Based on public responses to a consultation held over the summer, the draft Daventry Town Centre Vision 2035 sets out a range of measures that could be implemented to transform the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 09:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Consultation, Daventry, Future, Town Centre, Town Centre Vision

Christmas Market 2020

Christmas Market 2020

Following on from the success of our Farmers Market in September, Daventry Town Council are delighted to host our 2020 Christmas Market. Find us on Daventry High Street at 10am – 3pm on Saturday 12th December 2020, where we will have a wide selection of festive stalls selling unique and thoughtful gifts to help with your Christmas shopping!

This is a free family friendly event, plus the various... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 11:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Christmas, Community, Daventry, Events, Farmers Market, Free, Market, Retail, Shopping, Town Centre

Daventry Farmers Market Success

Daventry Farmers Market Success

The sun was certainly shining on our first Farmers Market on Saturday 19th September 2020.

Held along Daventry High Street we were excited to invite an array of socially distanced artisan food related stalls to join us, all selling products that could be taken away to eat, cook, prepare, or use at home.

This family friendly and free market boasted many local traders selling a wide range of items including... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 16:00 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Daventry. Mayor, Farmers Market, Market, Retail, Town Centre

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

Daventry Town Market: Christmas Opening Hours

Daventry Town Market: Christmas Opening Hours

A quick notice to inform that Daventry Town Market is open on Christmas Eve 8am - 2pm.

Grab yourself any last minute fresh fruit & veg, meats, baked goods, pet products and household items, just in time for Christmas.

The market will then be shut on Friday 27th December but returns again on Tuesday 31st December. Grab yourself a bargain or two whilst supporting your local community.

Thank you.

Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 09:15 by DTC Comms

Tags: Community, Daventry, Market, News, Shopping, Town Centre

Daventry Museum: First Exhibition for 2020

Daventry Museum: First Exhibition for 2020

Daventry Museum is pleased to announce that it's first exhibition of 2020 will commemorate 375 years since the Battle of Naseby. It will detail the battle plans on both sides, the armour, weaponry and dress.

Cutting edge archaeological research will also feature alongside findings from the battle. The core of the exhibition will look to answer what Daventry's place was in the conflict; who was here... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 09:00 by DTC Comms

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

Magic Lantern Parade

Magic Lantern Parade

⭐️Come help us light up Daventry as part of our Spirit of Christmas Event and join us for our Magic Lantern Parade. ⭐️

You can follow the annual lantern parade through Daventry town centre at 6pm. Then join friends and family at Holy Cross Church at 6.30pm for a Carol Service, singing your favorite Christmas Carols and celebrating this special time of year

Prior to the parade we have lots of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 11:49 by DTC Comms

Tags: Christmas, Community, Daventry, Events, Families, Free, Lantern Parade, News, Town Centre

Daventry's Spirit of Christmas

Daventry's Spirit of Christmas

Ho Ho Ho Merry Christmas!

⭐️It's very nearly time for Daventry's The Spirit of Christmas Event

Come along to meet Santa's reindeer, enjoy festive fun and games including face painters, balloon modelers and yummy hot chocolate before following the annual lantern parade through Daventry town centre at 6pm. Whats more it's all FREE!

Then join friends and family at Holy Cross Church at 6.30pm for the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 11:45 by DTC Comms

Tags: Christmas, Community, Daventry, Events, Families, Free, Lantern Parade, News, Town Centre

Dial-a-Ride Winners!

Dial-a-Ride Winners!

Daventry Area Community Transport, who we partner with in our Dial-a-Ride Service for the town, has won the annual "Community Transport Association Photo of the Year" competition. Hooray!

Here is the wonderful picture taken on one of our buses. Great to see such happy faces.

Thank you to everyone who voted and who help facilitate the service, it is greatly appreciated.

Posted: Thu, 28 Nov 2019 10:38 by DTC Comms

Tags: Competition, Daventry, News, Thank You, Town Centre