Residents are being encouraged to keep an eye out for new bin collection calendars which are due to hit doormats district-wide later this week.
The four-page leaflet gives households dates for the next 12-month cycle of waste and recycling collections, beginning at the start of June until the end of May 2020. It also includes details on 2019 festive collection arrangements including changes for Christmas... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 May 2019 19:18 by Web Team
Plans to improve visitor facilities at one of the country's most iconic battlefields have received a community cash boost from Daventry District Council (DDC).
The Naseby Battlefield Project has been awarded £6,000 in the latest round of capital grants awarded by the Council to local community projects.
The funding will be used to replace and update a number of old and weathered interpretation... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 19:17 by Web Team
Two brand new unitary councils will be established in Northamptonshire on 1st April 2021 (Vesting Day), the Government confirmed today. The West Northamptonshire unitary will cover Daventry District, Northampton and South Northamptonshire and the North Northamptonshire unitary will cover Corby, East Northants, Kettering and Wellingborough. The existing district and borough councils and Northamptonshire... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 21:34 by Web Team
Residents in Daventry District have just a few weeks left to ensure they have renewed their garden waste collections for the year ahead.
The annual charge for the fortnightly service from the start of June 2019 until the end of May 2020 is £36 per bin. Households wishing to continue with the service must ensure they have renewed their subscription by Friday, 17 May to ensure no disruption to their... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 15:35 by Web Team
People living in Daventry District have until Tuesday, 7 May to register to vote in the European Parliamentary election scheduled to take place next month.
DDC is making preparations for the polling day on Thursday, 23 May following the latest agreement by the European Union and UK to extend the Brexit deadline to the end of October.
Residents are reminded that there are no local council elections in... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 10:26 by Web Team
The Love Daventry website www.lovedaventry.com relaunched yesterday with a fresh new look and content.
You may be aware that the website was initially set up by the Council in 2015 to showcase Daventry District as a great place to live, work and visit, with information about the many local attractions we have to offer for both residents and visitors.
However since that time, technology has moved on at... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 17 Feb 2019 20:55 by Web Team
Christmas 2018 Waste and Recycling Collections
Posted: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:20 by Web Team
To Daventry DC and relevant town and parish councils
As stated on the attached summary, Stagecoach are making changes to their services in Daventry district from Sunday 6th January. These are part of a network review which will affect commercial services across the county.
Please contact me if you wish to discuss this matter further.
Regards John Ellerby
Principal Bus & Rail Development Officer
Northamptonshire... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 10:24 by Web Team
Give your views on name for proposed new council
People in Daventry District are being encouraged to suggest possible names for a proposed new unitary council covering West Northamptonshire.
The Government is currently considering plans to replace the county council and seven current districts and boroughs with two new unitary authorities in Northamptonshire – one in the west and another in the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:47 by Web Team
Dogs must be kept on leads around schools and in cemeteries and memorial gardens from December as part of new rules being introduced in Daventry District.
The new Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) will also limit to six the number of dogs that can be walked by one person at one time, and prohibit smoking in fenced-off play areas.
The new PSPO, which will come into force on 1 December, also includes... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 20 Oct 2018 16:57 by Web Team