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Think NHS 111 First

NHS England and NHS Improvement has launched the next phase of the latest 'Help Us, Help You' campaign which focuses on the NHS 111 service as a new way to access A&E.

If you have an urgent but not life-threatening medical need, make sure you contact NHS 111 first rather than going straight to A&E. If you do need urgent care, then NHS 111 can now book you in to be seen quickly and safely in... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 19 Dec 2020 23:52 by Parish Office

Tags: Health

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 22:52 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items

Draft Vision for Daventry town centre’s future

Draft Vision for town centre's future is unveiledWide-ranging proposals for maximising the potential of Daventry town centre over the next 15 years have been unveiled.Based on public responses to a consultation held over the summer, the draft Daventry Town Centre Vision 2035 sets out a range of measures that could be implemented to transform the centre as a destination for residents, visitors and businesses.People... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 16:45 by Parish Office

Tags: DDC

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 16:43 by Parish Office

Tags: NCC

Christmas waste and recycling collections

Christmas waste and recycling collections

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 16:23 by Parish Office

Tags: DDC

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 16:15 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items

Community groups tackling loneliness to benefit from £4m fund

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/community-groups-tackling-loneliness-to-benefit-from-4m-fund

Joanne Maddams | Tactical Cell Lead

SCC Community Resilience

Northamptonshire County Council | Corporate and Community Services

North Courtyard, One Angel Square, Angel Street, Northampton NN1 1ED

Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 16:04 by Parish Office

Tags: DDC

Businesses in Daventry District urged to apply for new grant fund

Businesses in Daventry District which have been required to close temporarily due to the lockdown are encouraged to apply for a Local Restrictions Support Grant.

The Government fund can provide grants of up to £3,000 to help small businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors manage during the 28-day lockdown period.

The types of business covered includes non-essential retail, leisure,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 11:35 by Parish Office

Tags: COVID

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 11:34 by Parish Office

Tags: COVID, News Items

Message from Lucy Wightman, Director of Public Health

Message from Lucy Wightman, Director of Public Health

Dear Residents, I am writing to you directly, as we enter the winter period, to inform you of the current situation relating to Coronavirus in Northamptonshire and specifically the areas in which you live. I'm also hoping to share some key tips to help you and your families stay safe during the winter period and how to access support if you need to self-isolate, if you become unwell, or if you require... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 12:02 by Parish Office

Tags: COVID, NCC

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