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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.  We will also have a few […]

Daventry Town Council is very excited to be relaunching itsCommunity Litter Picks starting THIS SATURDAY (29 May 2021) and everyone is invited to get involved too. Continuing our Litter Campaign, we are holding further Community Litter Picks to coincide with The Keep Britain Tidy – Great British Spring Clean 2021 Event. Our imminent pick dates are listed below:– Saturday 29th May […]

The bank holiday weekend is a great excuse for residents to head into town and visit the many independent shops, fantastic eatery’s and pubs available in Daventry. After a tough time for retailers it’s been lovely to see local businesses re-open and welcome customers back once again. However, when visiting please just remember to be […]

Daventry’s ethical nutrition company Viridian Nutrition and national charity Garden Organic have come together to celebrate their partnership with a sneak preview of the charity’s new organic demonstration garden. Viridian and Garden Organic started working together in 2020 when the two organisations identified a number of shared values, including education, organic principles and an ethical approach.  The timing […]

West Northamptonshire Council’s controlling Conservative group has named eight councillors who will help form the authority’s Cabinet, subject to approval at tomorrow’s (Thursday, 20 May) Annual Council Meeting. Last week it was announced that Cllr Jonathan Nunn would be leader and Cllr Adam Brown his deputy, following deliberations by the council’s majority Conservative Group. Further to this, […]

Cllr Ann Addison was confirmed as the first Chairman of West Northamptonshire Council at last night’s (Thursday, 20 May) Annual Meeting. Throughout her term in office, she will raise funds for Cynthia Spencer Hospice which supported her stepson during the final weeks of his life. “We lost Paul to cancer six years ago but before […]

Two hospital workers and a volunteer police officer were all allegedly assaulted during two incident overnight (20-21 May). In one incident two members of staff at Warwick Hospital were allegedly assaulted and racially abused by a man who had just received treatment. A 44-year-old man was later arrested on suspicion of assault, racially aggravate assault […]

Cllr Jonathan Nunn was last night (Wednesday, 12 May) selected to be Leader of West Northamptonshire Council. His deputy will be Cllr Adam Brown, following the West Northamptonshire Conservative Annual General Meeting. Together, they and colleagues have set out their vision to create a bright future for the area. “I’m humbled that colleagues have demonstrated […]

In the first of two special shows to coincide with the broadcast of the 2021 song contest in Rotterdam, we revisit some of our recent interviews with Eurovision guest artists as they reminisce over their past experiences with the worlds biggest and most watched music event…

Group exercise classes are set to provide a boost for the mental health of the community when they launch at Moulton Leisure Centre this month. The state-of-the-art facility, run by Everyone Active in partnership with West Northamptonshire Council, opened its doors for the first time on Monday, April 12. And now group exercise has been […]




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