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DDC - 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 11:31 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

DDC: 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 09:19 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

Covid-19 Use of Crick's Open Spaces

Until further notice the following open spaces are closed and must not be used at all:

The CHILDREN'S PLAY AREAS on the Playing Field and off Cowley Meadow Way.

The SKATEBOARD PARK on the Playing Field off Main


CRICK WOODLANDS remains open for exercise but people must comply with the Social Distancing Rules

Help stop the virus spreading and support our NHS in saving lives

Wash hands frequently... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 16:44 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

The Parish Council is monitoring the situation and the advice being issued by Government which can be found at the following links:

Coronavirus (COVID-19): UK Government Response

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance for Health Professionals and Other Organisations

We are working with Crick Good Neighbours to develop plans to assist the elderly and vulnerable who may be isolated at home. If you are able to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Mar 2020 12:22 by Brian Hughes

Tags: Health, News, Safety

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: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 15:51 by Brian Hughes

Tags: Climate Change, Emergency, Planning

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: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 15:44 by Brian Hughes

Tags: Consultation, NDP, Planning

Give Your Views on New Measures To Tackle Anti-Social Behaviour in Daventry

Daventry District Council is inviting people to have their say on proposals to give police and council enforcement officers additional powers to help combat anti-social behaviour in Daventry.

Daventry town centre is currently covered by a Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO), which makes it an offence for someone to fail to surrender alcohol when asked to do so by a police officer, police community... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 12:20 by Brian Hughes

Tags: Crime Prevention, Police, Safety

Daventry District Council Agrees Final Budget

Daventry District Council (DDC) has set its final budget and Council Tax level before it is replaced by a new unitary authority next year.

At last night's Council meeting (Thursday, 21 February), councillors approved a £17.5million revenue budget for 2020/21 – money that will be spent on the day-to-day running of its services. The budget takes account of a 1.5% increase in the funding settlement... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 11:55 by Brian Hughes

Tags: Budget, Council Tax, News

Daventry District Council adopts Local Plan

A major planning policy document containing detailed guidance that will help shape the future development of Daventry District has been adopted.

The Daventry District Settlements and Countryside (Part 2) Local Plan sets out where new homes could go to meet future housing need, as well as the best locations for new businesses, to create employment opportunities.

It will be used to help determine planning... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 10:27 by Brian Hughes

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan, Planning

Dog Fouling!

Dog Fouling!

Daventry District Council Dog Fouling Poem!

Posted: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 17:53 by Emma Needham

Tags: News

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