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DAVENTRY’S INDEPENDENT SHOPS AND BUSINESSES ARE JOINING IN WITH THE TOTALLY LOCALLY NATIONAL FIVER FEST – A HIGH STREET SHOPPING CAMPAIGN Shoppers are being urged to shop local as the national Totally Locally Fiver Fest returns to Daventry 15 to 29 February. To show the importance of supporting our high streets, Daventry is joining in […]
Daventry station and station masters house just before being demolished. Photo Courtesy of Nigel Carr / Daventry in History (Facebook).
Daventry town centre has been recognised in the Great British High StreetAwards: Rising Star category. A delegation from Daventry Retail Forum (DRF) attended the Great British High Street Awards 2019 ceremony in Edinburgh on Thursday (23 January), to hear the results from the contest. The awards, sponsored by Visa, celebrate all those who work tirelessly to make the […]
Today was World Mental Health Awareness day and though the stigma of depression and mental health is slowly being lifted, there’s still lots of work to be done. Everyone knows someone, or has been, in a dark place and try to deal with it in different ways. Even just helping someone close who is suffering […]
ORIGINAL ARTICLE FROM RADIO TODAY HERE A number of possible redundancies and a new partnership with Global have been announced at Quidem stations in the Midlands today. In communication to staff this afternoon, CEO Steve Orchard explained that the business is operating at a financial loss and alternative arrangements need to be made. New technologies […]
By Harriet Best | News Reporter As some of you will know, I have been busy organising and leading a local mental health walk in Daventry with the aim to get more people in the local community a little bit more active in an inclusive environment whilst slowly breaking down the stigma of what is modern-day mental […]
By Harriet Best | News Reporter 2018 marked a year of heartbreak, freedom and adventure for me. After splitting up with my boyfriend and completing my A levels, I decided I wanted to go off and experience something new. So I cut my hair, started listening to rock music and looked up new and exciting […]