People are being invited to have their say on proposals to change some polling stations in Daventry District.
The proposals are being made as part of the Polling Districts, Places and Stations review, which the Council is required by law to undertake every five years.
They take into account feedback from voters, councillors, parish councils and community groups, as well as information on proposed housing... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 16:22 by Parish Office
May date for second Joint Committee meeting
Latest progress towards the preparations for a proposed new unitary authority in West Northamptonshire will be discussed at a meeting in Daventry this month.
The second meeting of the West Northamptonshire Joint Committee will take place on Tuesday, 14 May at 6pm in the Council Chamber at Daventry District Council, Lodge Road.
Members of the public are welcome... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 08 May 2019 09:43 by Parish Office
Residents in Daventry District have just a few weeks left to ensure they have renewed their garden waste collections for the year ahead.
The annual charge for the fortnightly service from the start of June 2019 until the end of May 2020 is £36 per bin. Households wishing to continue with the service must ensure they have renewed their subscription by Friday, 17 May to ensure no disruption to their... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 09:33 by Parish Office
People living in Daventry District have just days left to apply to vote by post for the European Parliamentary Election.
Daventry District Council is making preparations for the polling day on 23 May to elect East Midlands MEPs and must receive all applications for postal votes by 5pm next Wednesday, 8 May.
To apply for a postal vote email your name and address to firstname.lastname@example.org... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 May 2019 09:42 by Parish Office
Message from Daventry District Council (DDC):
Due to the late calling of the European Elections on 23rd May, our polling cards may arrive with you after the deadline to vote by post. Therefore, if you will be away on that date and would like to vote by post then you will need to apply by Wednesday 8th May at 5pm at the latest. After this date, there is still the option to have a proxy vote (i.e. someone... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 14:59 by Parish Office
Cashback incentive aims to boost reusable nappy take-up
Daventry District Council (DDC) is offering mums and dads an incentive to try reusable nappies as Real Nappy Week gets underway.
The Council is offering £25 cashback to anyone who spends £75 or more on reusable cloth nappies. It is hoped the initiative will encourage families in the District to make the switch from disposables, saving... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 11:18 by Parish Office
Past and present members of our armed forces are being invited to join a new Veterans' Breakfast club in Daventry.
The sessions will be held at the New Street Café (next to Tesco) on the fourth Wednesday of each month in order to give veterans as well as current service personnel an opportunity to socialise in a relaxed, safe environment.
The sessions will run from 9.30am to midday, starting on... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:02 by Parish Office
People living in Daventry District have until Tuesday, 7 May to register to vote in the European Parliamentary election scheduled to take place next month.
Daventry District Council is making preparations for the polling day on Thursday, 23 May following the latest agreement by the European Union and UK to extend the Brexit deadline to the end of October.
Residents are reminded that there are no local... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:47 by Parish Office
Daventry District Council has grants available to help and support local residents to adapt and improve their homes.
For further details, please see flyer.
Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:00 by Parish Office
The Love Daventry website www.lovedaventry.com relaunched yesterday with a fresh new look and content.
DDC hope you find the new-look website useful and informative and would encourage you to share it with others to help promote all the great things our District has to offer.
Posted: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 11:40 by Parish Office