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Gritting Advice

Gritting Advice

Just when we hope it is getting warmer...

Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 10:10 by Web Team

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Census 2021

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... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 13:27 by Web Team

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Local Government Reorganisation – A Simple Guide

We have received several requests for a short, simple, plain-English guide to Local Government Reorganisation; something that can be cut and pasted onto community web sites or newsletters to help inform and engage members of the public. It was quite a challenge to write a short, simple guide but one I was happy to take on. The draft was road-tested on my 17 and 13 year old children (almost willingly!)... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 10:45 by Web Team

Tags: NCC

Draft Budget for West Northamptonshire Council Published

The first draft budget for West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) was published yesterday with the papers for the meeting of the WNC shadow executive committee being held on 5 January 2021. In a joint statement, Cllr Ian McCord, Leader of the West Northants Shadow Authority and Anna Earnshaw, Chief Executive, said "We have an opportunity to deliver better and more joined up services for residents and... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 10:44 by Web Team

Tags: NCC

Police & Fire Service Budget - please respond

Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner (PFCC), Stephen Mold, has launched a budget consultation to ask people about their priorities for the county's fire and police services, and how much they would pay towards them. The PFCC has responsibility for setting the budget for both Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service and Northamptonshire Police. The budgets are made up from money raised... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 10:43 by Web Team

Tags: NCC, Police

Age UK December Newsletter

Please see attached the December edition of our Engage newsletter which I hope you will find interesting and informative.

As a local, independent charity we appreciate your interest and are grateful for your support.

May I wish you a very Happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year.

Best wishes,
Chris Duff
Chief Executive

Jo Bird​, Coordinator ‑ Business Development
01604 611200 e jo.bird@ageuknorthants.org.uk... Read More »


Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 22:47 by Web Team

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Northampton Town Football Club Community Trust - Tackling Loneliness project

Northampton Town Football Club Community Trust, the official charity of the club. Our mission is to connect communities and improve lives. We run a range of projects across the town and county to engage young people and adults in the areas of physical and mental health, education training and employment, women's and girls' football, anti-crime, disability, tackling loneliness and social isolation.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 22:17 by Web Team

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Annual Comfort and Joy Campaign - refuges & domestic abuse

The Annual Comfort and Joy Campaign helps those who are staying in refuges as a result of experiencing domestic abuse, as well as other vulnerable families who are struggling at Christmas.

Jointly organised by the Daventry District and South Northamptonshire Community Safety Partnership and the Daventry District Over 50's Forum, its aim is to provide them with a few gifts and treats, as well as food,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 22:02 by Web Team

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Christmas waste and recycling collections Daventry District Counc

Christmas waste and recycling collections Daventry District Counc

Video: https://youtu.be/hGyReYC0sPc

Residents across Daventry District are being offered support to recycle as much as possible over the Christmas and New Year period.

That support includes an extra collection of the blue-lidded recycling bins during the Christmas period, as well as a kerbside collection of real Christmas trees in January.

Daventry District Council (DDC) is reminding people of the following... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 21:53 by Web Team

Tags: DDC

Northamptonshire Sport advice for older adults and shielding residents

Northamptonshire Sport has printed copies of the attached booklet that they would like to distribute to as many older adults and shielding residents across the county as possible, with the aim of helping them to be active and healthy during the pandemic. Please see copy attached

Posted: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 11:30 by Web Team

Tags: COVID, News

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