Author: Emma Gibson

Christmas waste and recycling collections

Residents across Daventry District are being offered support to recycle as much as possible over the Christmas and New Year period.

That support includes an extra collection of the blue-lidded recycling bins during the Christmas period, as well as a kerbside collection of real Christmas trees in January.

Daventry District Council (DDC) is reminding people of the following schedule changes:

Posted: Mon, 14 Dec 2020 10:07 by Emma Gibson

Tags: DDC, recycling, waste management

Have A Safe Crime Free Christmas A Message Sent By Les Conopo (Police, Community Support Officer, Daventry & South Northants)

Have a safe, crime-free Christmas. The festive season is a time for giving, but sadly also for taking – the dark nights, social occasions, gifts and increased cash people have on them mean there are lots of attractive opportunities for criminals. We're working hard to keep you safe, but there are simple steps you can take to help us.

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Posted: Fri, 04 Dec 2020 07:15 by Emma Gibson

Tags: Crime, Police

Road Closure

Anglian Water are intending on installing a new water connection to Magnolia Cottage on West Haddon Road in Crick. To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed for up to three days from the 6th January 2021.

The closure and overall diversion is shown here

Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 06:41 by Emma Gibson

Tags: Village

Road Closure

Anglian Water are intending on installing a new water connection outside Barn Tithe Farm on Holdenby Road in East Haddon. To complete please work safely will require that the road is closed for up to three days from the 26th January 2021.

The closure and diversion can be viewed here

Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 06:40 by Emma Gibson

Tags: Village

Christmas waste and recycling arrangements

Daventry District Council's offices will be closed from Christmas Day until they reopen on Monday 4 January 2021.

Essential services, such as waste and recycling collections and street cleaning will continue over the festive period, and there will also continue to be arrangements in place in the event of an emergency.

Find out more about waste and recycling collections, office opening times and online... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 06:39 by Emma Gibson

Tags: DDC

Message from Lucy Wightman, Director of Public Health

Dear Residents,

I am writing to you directly, as we enter the winter period, to inform you of the current situation relating to Coronavirus in Northamptonshire and specifically the areas in which you live. I'm also hoping to share some key tips to help you and your families stay safe during the winter period and how to access support if you need to self-isolate, if you become unwell, or if you require... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 09:24 by Emma Gibson


Changes at East Haddon Parish Council October 2020


You may have read in a recent Newsletter that the Parish Council needs to recruit additional Councillors. We are pleased to say that we have had three positive replies. Each applicant has been considered by Council. All have been accepted. Councillors were unanimous in the view that the three gentlemen would bring fresh energy, ideas and innovation to the Parish Council. Now that... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 15:05 by Emma Gibson

Tags: Village

Neighbourhood Watch Alert


Police officers will NEVER ask you for money – please warn elderly relatives about this emerging scam

Fraudsters pretending to be police officers are repeatedly targeting the elderly in Northamptonshire.

Over the past few months, a number of incidents have taken place across the county where fraudsters have pretended to be police officers conducting covert investigations in order to... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 12:55 by Emma Gibson

Tags: Village

Disabled Facilities Grants Available for Home Improvements

Daventry District Council has Grant funding available to help local vulnerable residents to access funds for disabled adaptations. Grants now available to adapt your home Grants of up to £30,000 available for disabled residents Improving homes and lives Disabled Facilities Grants Can be used to fund all sorts of works from ground floor bedroom and bathroom extensions, walk-in shower rooms, widening... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 10:13 by Emma Gibson

Tags: Village

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)Northampton County Association of Local Councils (NCALC) has written to all Parish Councils offering advice on how to deal with this threat. For the moment the most important message is that of personal hygiene which includes the thorough washing of hands. The NHS web-site expands on this topic.There is no good reason why life should not carry on as normal for the moment. The... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Mar 2020 09:44 by Emma Gibson

Tags: Reports