Tags: DDC

New Coronavirus support line launched

A new support line has been launched to support the most vulnerable members of our community.

The new support line - which can be reached on 0300 126 1000 (Option 5) - allows those who cannot leave their homes under current restrictions and those who have nobody to call upon for help, to request support in getting access to food, prescriptions and other vital services that they require.

There are a large... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 06:40 by Parish Office

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

Daventry District Council Help and support for those in need during coronavirus pandemic

Are you in need of extra support during the coronavirus pandemic? Or do you know someone in your local community who might need some help?

Daventry District Council is working with a range of partner organisations to co-ordinate local efforts to get people the help they need during these difficult times.

An army of volunteers has come forward to offer their help with everything from collecting prescriptions... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 07:37 by Parish Office

Tags: Care & Repair, Community, DDC, Health & Wellbeing, News Items

Advice on Coronavirus

Find the latest local and national coronavirus updates affecting Northamptonshire on the link below. This includes health advice and guidance, changes to council services and events, and support available for businesses and educational settings.

https://www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/coronavirus-updates/Pages/default.aspx

Advice on Coronavirus can also be found on Daventry District Council's website https://www.daventrydc.gov.uk/your-council/news/advice-on-coronavirus/... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 17:23 by Parish Office

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

DVC Statement of Support during COVID-19

*COVID-19 Statement*

Daventry Volunteer Centre has met and discussed future plans for supporting our volunteers, beneficiaries, fellow VCSE organisations and the wider community through this difficult period.

This will mean changes to the way our existing projects run:

The New Street Café – Will remain closed until we are given the all clear by the Government. This also applies to our community... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 17:09 by Parish Office

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

Annual Good Neighbour Event - 18 March 2020

Annual Good Neighbour Event - 18 March 2020

On behalf of Daventry District Council and Northamptonshire ACRE please find attached details of the Annual Good Neighbour Event next Wednesday 18 March at Moulton Community Centre from 10am-2pm.

The aims of the day are to enlighten people of the schemes and have a clearer understanding of how they can benefit local residents, to enable access to existing schemes and to see how we link in with public... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Mar 2020 12:40 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, Health & Wellbeing

Future Northants Unitary Process

Two new unitary authorities in Northamptonshire will be created on 1st April 2021

You can find more on the unitary process at www.futurenorthantsnorth.org and www.futurenorthantswest.org

Future Northants North: Twitter - @futureNnorth - https://twitter.com/futureNnorth

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/futurenorthantsnorth/

Future Northants West: Twitter - @futureNwest - https://twitter.com/futureNwest... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Mar 2020 12:16 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, NCC, News Items

Election briefings for potential candidates planned

Briefings are being held locally for people thinking of standing as a candidate or acting as an agent in the forthcoming West Northamptonshire unitary elections or parish council elections.

The events will cover the elections timetable and process as well as other arrangements, including absent voting, postal vote opening, and polling day and candidates' expenses.

The briefings, organised by Daventry... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Mar 2020 11:53 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, NCC, News Items

Waste amnesties set to tackle fly-tipping

Waste amnesties are set to be held on three housing estates in Daventry this month in a bid to tackle fly-tipping.

The events will see a team from Futures Greenscape visit the Headlands, Southbrook and The Grange to give residents an opportunity to dispose of bulky items for free.

They have been organised by the Daventry District and South Northamptonshire Community Safety Partnership, which will also... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Mar 2020 11:51 by Parish Office

Tags: DDC, News Items

Have your say on plans to protect economic sites

People are invited to give their views on steps being taken to protect key economic sites in Daventry District.

National legislation allows buildings used as offices to be converted into homes without the need to obtain planning permission, under what is known as a permitted development right.

It was brought in by the government in 2013 to help developers convert empty office space for residential use,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Feb 2020 12:57 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Consultation, DDC

Daventry District Council declares climate emergency

A climate emergency has been declared by Daventry District Council (DDC), with councillors agreeing a raft of measures in a bid to tackle the issue.

They include setting targets for the reduction of emissions and promoting the wide range of support and funding that is available to help residents and businesses be more environmentally friendly.

There are pledges to look at ways to further reduce the Council's... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Feb 2020 12:55 by Parish Office

Tags: DDC, News Items