Kickstart Grant Scheme: Applications Open

Today, the Government’s Kickstart grants scheme opened for applications. These grants will help small and medium-sized businesses affected by COVID-19 to deal with the initial impact of the pandemic and purchase specialist advice, equipment or technology to help restart and rebuild.

British Business Bank: Start Up Loans

The Government-owned British Business Bank has issued its 75,000th loan through its Start Up Loans programme, marking more than £623 million invested in small businesses across the UK since its launch in 2012.

Greencore Site Closure

Following an outbreak of positive coronavirus cases amongst staff, the Greencore food processing factory has temporarily closed its Northampton sites. Most employees and their direct households will need to isolate at home for two weeks.

GCSE & A Level Results

School pupils in England will receive centre assessment grades for this week’s GCSE results and last week’s A and AS level results. 

Travel Corridors And Quarantine: COVID-19

I know many people have been impacted by the recent removal of Spain from the list of quarantine-exempt countries for returning travellers to England.

People's Postcode Lottery Funds: Applications Open


Applications are currently open for local charities and organisations in Daventry to apply for one of four People's Postcode Lottery Funds - for grants between £500 and £20,000.

Until 19th August, interested organisations can apply to one of the funding projects below: 

Byfield Good Neighbour Scheme: HS2 CEF Funding

The HS2 Community & Environment Fund (CEF) gives local communities and businesses disrupted by the construction of HS2 the opportunity to receive funding for projects to improve their local area or support their local economy.

Overstone Lakes Caravan Park

I've had a lot of correspondence in recent weeks from constituents residing at Overstone Lakes Caravan Park.