Tags: DDC

Work starts on new Reach for Health rehabilitation centre

The trustees of a Daventry charity which provides exercise-based rehabilitation for people with serious health conditions say a new state-of-the-art centre will allow them to transform even more lives.

Groundworks for the new Reach for Health centre got underway this week on part of the Daventry & District Sports Club site at Western Avenue.

Daventry District Council (DDC) is funding the £1.48m... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 11:33 by Parish Office

Tags: DDC, Health & Wellbeing

New activity classes launched in Daventry as a way of tackling number of injurious falls in Older Adults in the district

List of sessions available in Daventry:

Get Up & Go:

- Brass Band Hall, Daventry - Thursdays - 13:15 - 14:15 - £4.00pp - Esteemsportandfitness@gmail.com - 07795 185365

- Reach For Health Centre, Daventry - Thursdays - 10:30 - 11:30 - £5.00pp - Reach For Health Reception 01327 871118

- Memorial Hall, Woodford Halse - Thursdays - 09:15 - 10:15 - £3.00pp - Esteemsportandfitness@gmail.com... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:49 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, Events, News Items

Council seeks interest in management of Country Park café

Daventry District Council (DDC) is inviting submissions from catering businesses interested in running and managing Daventry Country Park's new-look café.

The popular café helps cater for visitors to the Green Flag award-winning Park and is currently undergoing a major extension and refurbishment project to improve it still further.

The work, which is set to be completed in mid-March, will... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:47 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, News Items

Outreach housing advice for the Moulton community.

Daventry District Council's new Moulton drop-in sessions which aim to provide outreach housing advice for the Moulton community.

Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 10:52 by Parish Office

Tags: DDC, News Items

Inspector’s final Local Plan report published

A major policy document produced to help shape Daventry District's future development is sound and complies with legal requirements, an independent examination has concluded.

Planning Inspector Gareth Wildgoose says the Daventry District Settlements and Countryside (Part 2) Local Plan provides an appropriate basis for the planning of the area, so long as a number of changes – known as main modifications... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:19 by Parish Office

Tags: Consultation, DDC

Planning approval for new leisure centre

A proposal for a new leisure centre in Moulton to serve residents in the east of Daventry District has secured planning permission.

Daventry District Council (DDC) wants to convert the Chris Moody Centre into a public leisure centre for use by the wider community.

And work is expected to start in the spring after a planning application was approved by the Council's Planning Committee last night (Wednesday... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:12 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, Health & Wellbeing, Sport

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 on Monday 20 January.

Running from 10am until midday, and then from 2-4pm, it offers visitors the chance to pick up advice about getting the most from their central... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:46 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, Health & Wellbeing

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

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

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