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Important Consultation Launches today! Have your say on the future of Local Government in Northamptonshire.

Important Consultation Launches today! Have your say on the future of Local Government in Northamptonshire.

Daventry District Council resolved on 16th May to carry out a Community Governance Review throughout the parishes of the Daventry District.

Government guidance on community governance reviews suggests that they should be carried out every 10-15 years, although councils can carry them out more frequently if they wish. The whole review takes 12 months to complete.

We are writing to you today to inform you of.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Jun 2018 22:52 by Web Team

Tags: DDC

Dog Fouling - Public Space Protection Order Consultation

Dog Fouling - Public Space Protection Order Consultation

Public Spaces Protection Order Consultation - Enhanced Dog Control Powers

Daventry District Council is considering amending a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO), giving its enforcement officers broader powers to deal with dog owners who fail to properly control their pets in public open spaces across the district. As well as testing those laws already in place, the Council is keen to take advantage of this opportunity to expand the requirements of the.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 17:11 by Web Team

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Withdrawal of Bus Service 62 in Pitsford Village

Withdrawal of Bus Service 62 in Pitsford Village

Service 62 is due to end on Friday 20th July, but this is due to the withdrawal of all bus subsidies in the county. It operates from Scaldwell to Northampton via Brixworth, Pitsford, Moulton, Boughton and Kingsthorpe. It runs on Tuesdays and Fridays only.

The X7 isn't subsidised and won't be affected.

John Ellerby, Principal Bus & Rail Development Officer, Northamptonshire Highways

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 12:05 by Web Team

Tags: DDC

Pitsford is famous in the Waitrose magazine - again

Last month it was Vanessa's cookery school.

This month it is Blue Skies (Spring Hill Farm) and their wonderful ice cream.

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 09:00 by Web Team

Tags: News

Pitsford Primary School Fete 7th July

Pitsford Primary School Fete 7th July

12 - 2:30 Dust off your leg warmers people and crack open your shell suits - Pitsford Primary School's Summer fete is going all out 80s! LOADS of fun stuff for all the family going on - please do come along, support your local primary school and have a fabulous time!

Posted: Sat, 09 Jun 2018 10:19 by Web Team

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Open Gallery Weekend of Roger Corfe’s paintings

Including Holcot - Pitsford water and other paintings. http://www.rogercorfe.com

Roger was a well-known and respected artist in Northamptonshire, where he lived for nearly 60 years. He painted in both watercolour and oil paints and had many one-man exhibitions locally and further afield. He also exhibited, over the years, in London, including The Royal Academy and The Mall Galleries as well as closer to home with other local eminent artists.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Jun 2018 14:50 by Web Team

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DDC Care and Repair Grants

DDC Care and Repair Grants

DDC has Disabled Facilities Grants and Home Repairs Assistance grants available for both vulnerable children and adults and home owners residing within the Daventry district.
If you require further information on any of these grants please do not hesitate to contact me.

Della Butcher
Care & Repair Co-ordinator
Tel: 01327 302230

Posted: Tue, 05 Jun 2018 14:38 by Web Team

Tags: DDC

Foundation Stage / Reception places at Pitsford Primary School

Pitsford Primary School still has 2 foundation stage places available for September - if you know of anyone who might be interested then please do call the school office on 01604 880866.

Pitsford Primary School

Posted: Tue, 05 Jun 2018 13:26 by Web Team

Tags: PPSchool

Survey for Electric Vehicle Charging Point Requirements

Survey for Electric Vehicle Charging Point Requirements

Please find below a link to the DDC survey for electric vehicle charge points.

https://www.daventrydc.gov.uk/your-council/news/give-your-views-on-electric-vehicle-charge-points-22-05-18/

Posted: Tue, 05 Jun 2018 12:47 by Web Team

Tags: DDC

There's nothing like being a special constable

I've been a volunteer cop for more than 20 years, often without thanks from the public or regular officers – but I get a real kick out of making a difference: Link

Posted: Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:54 by Web Team

Tags: Police

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