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June 2018 New Waste & Recycling collections

June 2018 New Waste & Recycling collections

Please find attached further information relating to the forthcoming 123+ waste and Recycling Collection Service, which will be launched in June as part of the Council's new environmental services venture with Daventry Norse.

Attached is the following information:

  • The latest media releases giving further details on the new service.
  • PDF version of the garden waste leaflet – printed copies of this... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Mar 2018 09:11 by Web Team

Tags: DDC

Neighbourhood Watch News Feb Mar 2018

Neighbourhood Watch News Feb Mar 2018

Neighbourhood Watch News Feb Mar 2018

Posted: Sat, 03 Mar 2018 07:23 by Web Team

Tags: NHW, Police

LibraryPlus Mobile Library Service - immediate withdrawal of service

LibraryPlus Mobile Library Service - immediate withdrawal of service

The public consultation around the future of the Library Service has included the deletion of the Mobile Library Service and the service has been running as normal pending the final Council decision.

However, due to the age and the condition of the vehicle, there is a risk of incurring expensive repair work each time it goes out and the recent spending controls imposed by the Director of Finance under... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:46 by Web Team

Tags: NCC

DDF Newsletter- February 2018

DDF Newsletter- February 2018

DDF Newsletter- February 2018

Posted: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:33 by Web Team

Tags: News

Trading Standards Warning - Doorstep Fish Sellers

Trading Standards Warning - Doorstep Fish Sellers

Northamptonshire County Councils Trading Standards Service are warning residents to beware of doorstep fish sellers. Last week homes were called at in the south of the county where residents were duped into buying fish that was incorrectly described and near the end of its use by date. They were also misled as to the weight of the fish supplied and the unit price leading to them also being overcharged.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:11 by Web Team

Tags: News, Trading Standards

Update on locally identified priorities for Daventry Town

DRUGS
What you said: there is drug-dealing going on regularly on a pub car park in Daventry

What we did:

  1. Identified suspicious vehicle parked at lunchtime
  2. Searched occupant
  3. Seized car and searched it
  4. Located quantity of drugs
  5. Enquiries ongoing but drugs removed from supply chain

Message: Civic-minded members of the public will never know if they hold the final piece of the jigsaw that we need. Please tell... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:26 by Web Team

Tags: Police

Result! Cross Border Crime Operation.

Result! Cross Border Crime Operation.

Message from Hutch
Re: Cross border Crime operation I ran with my colleague from Leicestershire. I had 20 officers out covering both Leicestershire and Northants areas targeting vehicles of interest and stopping vehicles carrying plant, machines, towing trailers and any other vehicles that drew our attention.

The day resulted in…
- 3 persons arrested
- 11 police recoveries (no tax/insurance)... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Feb 2018 22:24 by Web Team

Tags: Police

Police: Daventry District Locally Identified Priorities

Police: Daventry District Locally Identified Priorities

Dear resident,
Back in October we issued locally identified priorities based on information received from local communities. The current priorities set for the Daventry district are:

Daventry Rural:
Police presence
Speeding
ASB

Daventry Town:

Police presence
ASB
Drug abuse/dealing

The Neighbourhood Teams have been working on these and we will continue to do so through to the end of March when we will review... Read More »



Posted: Fri, 02 Feb 2018 13:54 by Web Team

Tags: Police

Phantom Debt Fraud

Phantom Debt Fraud

Phantom Debt Fraud

Action Fraud has recently experienced an increase in the number of calls to members of the public by fraudsters requesting payments for a "phantom" debt. The fraud involves being cold-called by someone purporting to be a debt collector, bailiff or other type of enforcement agent. The fraudster may claim to be working under instruction of a court, business or other body and suggest... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 23:07 by Web Team

Tags: Police

Apprenticeships Our Pitsford Councillor - Sarah Bentley

Apprenticeships Our Pitsford Councillor - Sarah Bentley

Speaking on Apprenticeships on the BBC Sunday Politics East and Look East on Monday. Recording at 44:30mins

https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b09m6m9f/sunday-politics-east-21012018

Posted: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:57 by Web Team

Tags: News

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