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New enforcement powers will target irresponsible dog owners (30-11-15)

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 11:35
Dog owners are being urged to take heed of new enforcement powers being introduced across Daventry District to tackle the issue of fouling in our parks and open spaces.
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Daventry Country Park car park to be resurfaced (30-11-15)

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 11:05
The car park at Daventry Country Park is set to close for three days this month as essential improvement works are carried out.
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Chance to have your say on parks and leisure facilities (30-11-15)

Mon, 11/30/2015 - 11:01
People living in Daventry District and neighbouring areas are being asked what they think of their local parks, leisure facilities and open spaces.
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Taxi-driver's licence revoked after failed appeal bid (24-11-15)

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 13:12
A man has lost a Crown Court appeal against a decision by Daventry District Council to withdraw his licence to drive a taxi.
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Council going electric to drive down carbon emissions (24-11-15)

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 12:48
A new electric pool car will soon be available for staff at Daventry District Council (DDC) to use in a bid to be kinder on the environment when travelling on essential business.
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Could you help spread some comfort and joy this Christmas? (24-11-15)

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 12:38
Warm-hearted Daventry District residents can offer some cheer to people in need this Christmas by donating items to a festive parcel scheme.
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District offers a taste of top rate restaurants this Christmas (24-11-15)

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 12:32
People going out for Christmas meals in Daventry District can be reassured about their chosen restaurant's food hygiene standards thanks to a rating scheme marking its fifth anniversary.
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Award in the bag thanks to fresh approach to a dirty business (13-11-15)

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 12:27
Innovative approaches to tackling environmental crime have earned Daventry District Council (DDC) a national award.
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Council looks to further boost country park's leisure offering (20-01-15)

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 11:50
Businesses, groups and individuals are being invited to put forward ideas for new community leisure activities at Daventry Country Park.
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Pensioner ready for winter thanks to Care and Repair service (27-10-15)

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 11:50
A pensioner is looking forward to a warm and cosy winter after receiving thousands of pounds worth of grants to make essential repairs to her home.
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Start-ups struggling with finance urged to apply for a loan (20-11-15)

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 11:37
Start-ups and small businesses struggling to access finance are being urged to apply for special business loans specifically designed to meet their needs.
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Your chance to help shape new playground proposals (19-11-15)

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 09:08
People are being invited to choose their favourite design for new equipment being installed in a Daventry park as part of a £120,000 revamp of the town's playgrounds.
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Councillors to consider revised retail scheme for Daventry (18-11-15)

Wed, 11/18/2015 - 13:14
Revised plans for a retail and leisure development to the north-west of Daventry town centre are due to be considered by Daventry District Councillors this month.
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Fine for dog owner after fouling caught on camera (10-11-15)

Wed, 11/18/2015 - 12:11
A dog owner has been fined for allowing his dog to foul a towpath after a community-spirited passer-by caught the incident on their camera phone.
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Groups planning festive events urged to get in touch (09-11-15)

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 15:55
Community groups planning festive fundraising events for their cause are urged to get in touch with Daventry District Council for a grant.
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Birds of prey recruited in bid to deter pigeons from town centre (20-10-15)

Tue, 11/10/2015 - 11:17
Birds of prey have been drafted in to help deal with problem pigeons posing a health risk in Daventry town centre.
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Council renews phone scam warning (29-10-15)

Mon, 11/09/2015 - 12:00
Residents are urged to be on their guard following more reports of a Council Tax rebate phone fraud
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Phone thief caught with a little help from some young citizens (26-10-15)

Thu, 10/29/2015 - 15:42
Primary school pupils helped police catch a mobile phone thief after he sneaked into a lesson while posing as a cleaner.
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Sporting achievements celebrated at awards night (27-10-15)

Wed, 10/28/2015 - 16:51
From swimming stars to champion kickboxers, the community clubs finding success on a regional stage to the schools programmes that nurture our future talent a range of achievements across Daventry District's sporting scene were celebrated at an awards night.
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Catering business setting the gold standard for healthy eating (20-10-15)

Tue, 10/27/2015 - 15:30
Thousands of workers at a distribution centre in Daventry District are eating healthier meals at work after a contract caterer achieved gold in the Eat Out Eat Well award scheme.
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