Monthly Archives: July 2015

Church clock chimes –

On Wednesday (July 29) the quarter hourly church clock chimes started again after being silent since August 10, 2014.  Gillett and Johnston have installed six new electrical hammers with new cabling and replaced the damaged contol board.  Thanks goes to those who donated … Continue reading

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Hog Roast –

In aid of Badby Church restoration there was a hog roast at Badby Fields by courtesy of Peter and Catherine Wakeford on Friday, September 18 at 7pm for 7.30pm. A total of £1,005 was raised through tickets and raffle for the … Continue reading

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Fear of major accident at A361 entrance to Badby

Several parishioners have expressed concerns over the imminent danger of a major accident where Pinfold Green meets the A361, due to the construction of a new house close to the junction. It has been reported that police have said that … Continue reading

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Badby & Fawsley WI

Don’t forget there is a touch of time travel back to July 1915 for this Thursday’s meeting as you get out your extragavent hats and tea gowns for an evening ‘afternoon’ tea to celebrate 100 years of the WI. If … Continue reading

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Gary Bell QC on Midweek on BBC Radio 4

Midweek on BBC Radio 4 on Wednesday, July 8 at 9am and repeated at 9.30pm and i-player here. Libby Purves meets children’s writer Julia Donaldson; author Iain Sinclair; QC Gary Bell (of Badby) and journalist and food writer Michael Booth. … Continue reading

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Cycle 4 Cynthia 2015 – Sunday 13th September at Althorp

For details and entry forms for this charity bicycle ride to raise money for the Cynthia Spencer Hospice please click here

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Badby Parish Council Meeting – Monday 14th September at 7.30pm

There will be a meeting of the Parish Council on Monday 14th September in the village hall at 7.30pm. Members of the public are welcome and there are two periods for public participation. The Agenda may be viewed here.

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News for dog owners in Daventry district ….

Daventry District Council is considering introducing a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO), giving its enforcement officers broader powers to deal with dog owners who fail to properly control their pets in public open spaces across the district. Parish Councils and … Continue reading

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Badby Newsletter – Summer 2015

You may have seen it via your letterbox, now you can peruse it online! With a new format, new news, and interesting snippets, here it is …. Read on! Newsletter June 2015

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Tea and Meet

With blue skies above and probably the most beautiful village what could be more tempting than a fresh cup of tea and a slice of delicious cake and the company of local friends? Nothing!! Do come along and join us … Continue reading

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