News

New Lottery Funding Available

Three grant-giving trusts, funded by players of People’s Postcode Lottery, will open for funding applications from good causes between 21st January and 4th February 2020.

The trusts are:

Increase in National Living Wage

Families in 'Daventry' can look forward to receiving a well-earned pay rise with a new National Living Wage (NLW) of £8.72 per hour from 1 April 2020, its biggest cash increase ever – and a rise from the current value of £8.21

Northamptonshire Pioneering Social Prescribing Service

Northamptonshire is to become the first area in England to introduce an integrated cross-sector and county-wide service supporting people to take control of their health and wellbeing – after long-term funding was formally approved.

Essential A5 Maintence Works

I recently received a letter from Highways England informing me of essential maintenance works on the A5 between Towcester Roundabout and Weedon.

Active Parks Consultation

Northamptonshire County Council is trying to gain a better understanding of how people currently use our country parks and what barriers may be preventing you from being more active in our parks.

Funding Boost for Daventry Schools

I am absolutely determined that children in 'Daventry' and around the country should receive an excellent education. That is why I welcome the announcement of a £14 billion investment in our schools over the next three years.

School Admissions Team Running Consultation

Northamptonshire County Council’s School Admissions Team is coordinating a formal consultation on the admissions arrangements for mainstream schools within the county for the September 2021 intake.