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Have You Renewed Your Garden Waste Collections Yet?

Residents in Daventry District have just a few weeks left to ensure they have renewed their garden waste collections for the year ahead.
The annual charge for the fortnightly service from the start of June 2019 until the end of May 2020 is £36 per bin. Households wishing to continue with the service must ensure […]

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Don’t Miss Postal Vote Deadline For European Election

People living in Daventry District have just days left to apply to vote by post for the European Parliamentary Election.
Daventry District Council is making preparations for the polling day on 23 May to elect East Midlands MEPs and must receive all applications for postal votes by 5pm next Wednesday, 8 May.
To apply for a […]

By |April 30th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Special Offers To Encourage County Residents To Get Composting

Discounted compost bins are being offered to Northamptonshire residents in a bid to encourage more people to get composting.

As part of International Compost Awareness Week (5-11 May), the Northamptonshire Waste Partnership is working with getcomposting.com to offer discounted compost converters from as little as £18.50. Residents can also buy a second composter for just […]

By |April 30th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Good Neighbours Scheme

We all need a helping hand from time to time whatever our age and circumstances and we are thinking of setting up a Good Neighbours Scheme in the village, where we can ask for or offer help to do simple tasks or give a lift to a doctor’s appointment. If you think you would […]

By |April 29th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Preparations Under Way For European Election

People living in Daventry District have until Tuesday, 7 May to register to vote in the European Parliamentary election scheduled to take place next month.
Daventry District Council is making preparations for the polling day on Thursday, 23 May following the latest agreement by the European Union and UK to extend the Brexit deadline to […]

By |April 17th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

OPPORTUNITY from Northamptonshire Police & OPFCC

Interested in joining our Joint Independent Audit Committee?
The OPFCC and the Chief Constable of Northamptonshire Police are recruiting new members to join their Joint Independent Audit Committee. The Committee provides independent advice and assurance on the governance of the OPFCC, Northamptonshire Police and the Northamptonshire Commissioner Fire and Rescue Authority.

Successful applicants will receive training […]

By |April 16th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

OPFCC Youth Commission

Do you engage with young people who could take part in Northamptonshire’s OPFCC Youth Commission?
The Youth Commission is being set up by the Office of the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner to ensure that the views of young people are heard, and help change services for the better.
Initially it is hoped to recruit up […]

By |April 1st, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

New Youth Commission Recruiting Now

Northamptonshire Police Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold is setting up a youth commission to involve young people in decisions about policing, the fire service and criminal justice in Northamptonshire.

Young people aged between 14 and 19 – or 24 if they have additional needs – are invited to join the Commission, where they can […]

By |March 11th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments

Rural Crime Barn Events

Northamptonshire Police; Northamptonshire Police Fire and Crime Commissioner; Daventry District Council; South Northamptonshire District
We are holding two free barn events for farmers and landowners to learn more about rural crime, and how to keep themselves safe.

The events are taking place at:

Monday 25 March 6pm for 6.30pm start: Wellingborough Old Grammarians, Sywell Road, Wellingborough NN8 […]

By |March 11th, 2019|Local News|0 Comments