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Following the recent announcement that MP’s voted against a motion to extend free school meals for children, as millions of families face financial hardship through the Covid-19 crisis. Many Local Businesses have ‘steeped up’ to offer Free dinners to those School Children that are most in need. We would love to curate a full list here, […]

Harpers Groom Room are offering a Halloween deal that is nothing to be ‘scared off’! For a limited time, you can take a family member or friend in to Harpers Groom Room for a cut and you will get your own haircut for free! Get down to Bishops Court now! Harpers Groom Room FREE Shoutout […]

The Northampton couple behind a natural skincare brand are celebrating a bumper sales period after taking part in Amazon’s two biggest days ever for SMEs.  Holly-Anna Coulton, with the help of her partner Andy, run The Ilex Wood, a company that creates natural beauty and skin care products for all genders in a collection of herbal […]

Welding Institute Technician Member, Jake Rambaldini, who joined the Institute in 2010, has been appointed as the welding training manager for the WorldSkills competition, which is taking place in Shanghai next year! Jake has over 12 years’ experience within the welding field and is currently the Director of Rambaldini Welding Services Ltd, completely taking over the […]

The A361 was closed earlier today whilst emergency services attended an incident at Drayton Reservoir in Daventry. Whilst there have been no official press releases made by the Emergency Services at the time of writing, there are eyewitness reports circulating on social media that suggest a male swimmer was injured whilst diving into the watercourse. […]

The A361 was closed earlier today whilst emergency services attended an incident at Drayton Reservoir in Daventry. Whilst there have been no official press releases made by the Emergency Services at the time of writing, there are eyewitness reports circulating on social media that suggest a male swimmer was injured whilst diving into the watercourse. […]

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a Burglary, persons entered via a window. Jewellery and cash taken, 2-12 School Street, Daventry This happened on Wednesday 14th October 2020 betweem 11:30am-1:30pm Did you witness anything? Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious? Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of? If you have evidential CCTV relating to […]

Councillors have approved proposals to provide the Department for Education (DfE) with land off Daventry’s Eastern Way for a new secondary school. At the meeting of Daventry District Council (DDC) on Thursday, 9 October, Members agreed to dispose of the land, which has identified the need for a third secondary school in the town with […]

DAVENTRY IS PART OF THE TOTALLY LOCALLY NATIONAL FIVER FEST 10 – 24th October. THOUSANDS OF INDEPENDENT BUSINESSES ARE COMING TOGETHER TO HIGHLIGHT THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO THE GREAT BRITISH HIGH STREET AND DAVENTRY IS TAKING PART. To show the importance of supporting our high streets, Daventry is joining with over 100 Independent High Streets across […]

An exciting project to turn a disused Victorian-era railway tunnel into a state-of-the-art vehicle testing facility is moving through the gears as the finishing line grows nearer. The £12 million Catesby Aerodynamic Research Facility (CARF) is utilising the disused Catesby Tunnel to create an indoor, fully-controllable vehicle testing centre. Almost 3km-long and perfectly straight, the […]




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