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
It was at 3pm on 8th May 1945 that Prime Minister Winston Churchill, announced that World War 2 was over. The countdown to the 75th Anniversary of VE Day has now begun. The three-day event, planned for the 8th, 9th and 10th of May 2020, is set to be one of biggest commemorations of the end of World War 2 in Europe. The purpose of this message is to provide information on how the village of Crick might... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 14:47 by Brian Hughes
Active Parks Project
Northamptonshire County Council is trying to gain a better understanding of how people currently use our country parks and what barriers may be preventing you from being more active in our parks.
Please help us by completing this short questionnaire.
Your feedback will be used to help improve the facilities and activities... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Dec 2019 10:38 by Emma Needham
Christmas waste and recycling collections
Changes to collection days
Collections will continue to take place as usual over the Christmas and New Year period, except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
- If your collection is due on Christmas Day (Wednesday, 25 December) it will instead take place on Saturday, 28 December.
- If your collection is due on Boxing Day (Thursday, 26 December) it will... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 16:28 by Emma Needham
On Tuesday 17th December at 7pm, a Christmas carols event will be taking pace around the Parish Council community Christmas tree, which is situated just outside The Wheatsheaf pub on the junction of Church Street and Main Road.
Posted: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 15:57 by Emma Needham
Households are encouraged to find out more about arrangements for waste and recycling collections over Christmas and New Year.
- Collections will continue to take place as usual over the Christmas and New Year period, except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day
- If your collection is due on Christmas Day (Wednesday, 25 December) it will instead take place on Saturday, 28 December.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 16:16 by Emma Needham
Councillor Richard Auger is to become the new Leader of Daventry District Council (DDC) when Councillor Chris Millar resigns from the role at the end of this month.
Councillor Adam Brown has been chosen to replace Councillor Liz Griffin as Deputy Leader when she also steps down on 31 October.
The formal announcement was made by the Council's Conservative group at last night's Full Council meeting (Thursday... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 14 Oct 2019 10:18 by Emma Needham
Vulnerable households across Daventry District are being offered a helping hand to reduce their energy bills from the Warm Homes Fund.
The Northants Warm Homes partnership has secured nearly £4 million to provide fully-funded gas central heating for fuel poor homes across Northamptonshire that do not already have it.
The money will be matched by other grant monies and by contributions from landlords... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 15 Sep 2019 07:57 by Emma Needham
People can learn more about a new plan to shape the future growth of West Northamptonshire at a series of exhibitions during September.
The events, which are taking place in Northampton, Daventry District, Brackley and Towcester, will give people an opportunity to ask questions about the development of the new West Northamptonshire Strategic Plan.
Daventry District Council, Northampton Borough Council,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 Sep 2019 10:05 by Emma Needham
Do you ever ask yourself any of these questions?
How do I get to my medical appointments?
How do I get to shopping Centres?
How can I get out and enjoy social trips with others in the community?
DACT is a Daventry-based Charity which provides many transport and mobility solutions to communities across the whole of Daventry District area. Why not call us to see how we can help to answer some of these questions... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:38 by Emma Needham