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Then we’re looking for YOU or someone you know who would make a great firefighter to come and join our diverse team at Daventry.  You have to be 18yrs and live OR work within 8 minutes of the fire station. The role requires commitment, self-motivation and above all the desire to help and protect the […]

Slimming Worlds founder, Margaret Miles-Bramwell, knew that a huge fear for slimmers is that they’ll need to restrict and limit what they eat to lose weight – which inevitably leads to feelings of hunger, deprivation and, often, rebellion. That’s why, instead, Food Optimising was designed to avoid feelings of guilt and shame and the cycle of yo-yo dieting that they […]

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding criminal damage that was caused to a vehicle whilst it was travelling along Ashby Road in Daventry. During the below times the vehicle was hit by objects thrown by unknown persons standing at the edge of the road. Significant damage was caused to the front window screen but thankfully there was no […]

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman shoplifter threatened store staff with a knife in the High Street, Long Buckby. It happened at around 3.25pm on Saturday, February 13, after £150 of goods were stolen from the Co-op. Any info to 101. More: http://ow.ly/2Ex750DCpKD

A popular clothing shop in Daventry has today signalled that it won’t be re-opening after the current Covid lockdown is lifted. Situated in Foundry Court, Dorothy Perkins has served generations of shoppers until the onset of the present lockdown, when it was believed the the shops closure would be temporary. There have been no direct […]

Two Northamptonshire charities have each received £1,000 in donations from the Amazon fulfilment centre team in Daventry.   The Amazon team donated £1,000 to Re:store Northampton and £1,000 to Northampton Health Charity. Re:store Northampton supports vulnerable people in the community by offering food provisions, children’s clothing and emotional and practical support. The charity also offers training for […]

The COVID-19 Household Winter Support Scheme is available to help households, especially those with children, who have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic and are struggling to stay warm and put food on the table this winter. DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS MARCH 31ST Even if you have not been directly affected by Covid, many families […]

Daventry Town Football Club have announced on Twitter the sad passing of their Club President, Frank Hobbs earlier today after a short illness. Mr. Hobbs was involved with DTFC for over 80 Years, from putting out the corner flags at 10 to Keeper, Groundsman, Gaffa, Secretary then Chairman.

Time is running out for community groups to get their hands on grants of up to £1,000 to help fund environmental projects in Daventry District.  The Action on Climate Change Grants have been made available by Daventry District Council (DDC) as part of its Action on Climate Change campaign, launched last year following the authority’s […]

A number of concerned residents have contacted us with regards to multiple transactions appearing on their bank statements following their trip to Tesco in Daventry. On reporting the issues, representatives of Tesco confirmed that there were some instances of duplicated transaction authorisations, but assured their customers that only one payment would be taken. However, it […]




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