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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

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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

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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

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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 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

Dog Fouling!

Dog Fouling!

Daventry District Council Dog Fouling Poem!

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

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Planning approval for new leisure centre

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: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:39 by Emma Needham

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Inspector’s final Local Plan report published

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: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 08:24 by Emma Needham

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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: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 16:19 by Emma Needham

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Environment Agency Announcement - Water Abstraction Licences

The Environment Agency is pleased to announce we have secured a short extension for submitting applications for previously exempt water abstractions activities. The new deadline for submitting a successful application has been moved from the 31 of December 2019 to the 30 June 2020.

We would like to provide early awareness of the extension, to help those needing to act take advantage and secure their... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 08:23 by Emma Needham

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