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Veterans Breakfast partnership Debt Management event - 22 January 2020

Our next Daventry Veterans Breakfast Club is being held on Wednesday 22 January in partnership with a Debt Management session, at the New Street Café in Daventry from 9.30am - 12pm. Partners who will be there include Daventry's Royal British Legion, Daventry & District Citizens Advice, Northants Police, Crime Prevention, The Daventry & District Forum (DDF) and Futures Housing.

Daventry... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:39 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, Health & Wellbeing

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE RESIDENTS WITH LONG TERM HEALTH PROBLEMS URGED TO GET FLU JAB

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE RESIDENTS WITH LONG TERM HEALTH PROBLEMS URGED TO GET FLU JAB

Thousands of Northamptonshire residents living with long-term health conditions are being encouraged to have a free flu jab, because of the life threatening risk caused by the flu virus.

The flu jab is free to people with long term health conditions, including asthma, diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, bronchitis,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 11:26 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Health & Wellbeing, NCC, News Items

Daventry District best in England on reduction of household waste

Daventry District best in England on reduction of household waste

Daventry District Council (DDC) recorded the largest per household reduction in the collection of general waste in England following the introduction of its new recycling service.

The Council collected 363 kilograms of rubbish per household in 2018/19 – a 12.7% decrease on the 416 kilograms collected the previous year.

That is the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 11:06 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, News Items

NCC consultation with carers

Public Health and Adult Social Care at Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) are currently carrying out a joint strategic needs assessment looking at the current and future health, care and wellbeing needs of carers in Northamptonshire, in order to help to inform the future planning and commissioning of carers' services. A carer is anyone, including children and adults, who looks after a family member,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Jan 2020 11:37 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Consultation, Health & Wellbeing, NCC, NCC Consultation, News Items

Energy awareness day could save you money on your bills

Advice and support to help people heat their homes more cheaply will be on offer during an energy efficiency awareness day in Daventry.

The drop-in event takes place in the reception area at Daventry District Council's (DDC) Lodge Road offices from 10am until midday, and then from 2-4pm on Monday 9 December.

People can pick up advice about getting the most from their central heating, understanding energy... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Nov 2019 11:01 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Health & Wellbeing, News Items

Northamptonshire Carers Awareness Raising Event on Friday 29th November at Daventry Leisure Centre from 10-2pm

Northamptonshire Carers Awareness Raising Event on Friday 29th November at Daventry Leisure Centre from 10-2pm

Posted: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 11:11 by Parish Office

Tags: Community

Could you help spread some comfort and joy this Christmas?

Warm-hearted residents can offer some cheer to people in need this Christmas by donating items to a festive parcel scheme.

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... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 11:06 by Parish Office

Tags: Community

Poll cards being sent out for General Election

Poll cards are being sent to homes throughout the Daventry constituency ahead of next month's General Election.

The poll cards contain information about how to vote on polling day, including the location of people's polling stations and the voting hours, which run from 7am until 10pm on Thursday 12 December.

When voting on the day, it is helpful if people take their poll cards with them, but if they... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Nov 2019 11:06 by Parish Office

Tags: DDC, News Items

Overstone NDP Consultation Open Day

Hopefully you've all received the below leaflet by now, giving you details regarding the ONDP and explaining what it's all about.

This is an extremely important document for Overstone and will set out what development is or isn't acceptable within the Parish, for the next 10 years.

The ONDP steering committee is holding an Open day on Saturday 14th September from 10.00am till 12.00pm, so please come... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 31 Aug 2019 09:14 by Parish Office

Tags: News Items

Community Speed Watch

We need 10 volunteers from each village to enable us to undertake a Community Speed Watch. We are hoping to complete this in the Spring, but this can only happen if we have sufficient volunteers.

Speeding is a serious issue, but not an inevitable one. Community Speed Watch is a positive and proactive way in which local residents can work together to tackle this problem

Posted: Thu, 29 Aug 2019 13:02 by Parish Office

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