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Next Meeting of Badby Parish Council

In a change to the previously notified date, the next meeting of the Parish Council will be held online, on Monday 3rd August at 7.30 pm. The agenda and joining instructions can be found on the Badby Parish Council pages … Continue reading

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New Play Area at Badby Village Hall

If you’ve passed by Badby Village Hall recently you may have noticed that the play equipment has finally been installed by Wicksteed Leisure.  Although this is great news, please be aware that the play area is not yet open.  Temporary … Continue reading

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Children’s Summer Reading Challenge

Every year Northamptonshire Libraries delivers the Summer Reading Challenge, which challenges children to read six books during the summer holidays.  It has been proven that children who don’t continue reading during the summer have a lower reading age when they … Continue reading

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Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day takes place on Saturday 27 June and is an opportunity for the nation to show its support for the UK’s serving and retired military community.  Daventry District Council will be flying the Armed Forces Day flag from … Continue reading

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Coronavirus-related Scams – how to protect yourself

Criminals are exploiting the COVID-19 pandemic to try and get their hands on your money and personal information.  To date, Action Fraud has received reports from 2,378 victims of Coronavirus-related scams, with the total losses reaching over £7 million. How … Continue reading

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Badby Parish Council AGAR

Sections 1 and 2 of Part 3 of the “unaudited” Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) for the year 2019-20 are now available on this website on the Badby Parish Council  Finance page, together with the Notice of Public Rights … Continue reading

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Discretionary Grant Funding for Businesses

Small businesses in Daventry District are being encouraged to apply for grants of up to £10,000 in the latest round of Government funding aimed at easing the impact of Covid-19. Daventry District Council (DDC) is inviting small businesses that were … Continue reading

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Helping older adults stay fit at home

Whilst the new Get Up & Go activity sessions are currently on hold, here are some exercises that older people can do at home, created by Fraser Lodge at Northamptonshire Sport.  There’s also a booklet aimed at older adults providing practical … Continue reading

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Rogue Traders Cold-Calling in Daventry Area

Daventry Neighbourhood Policing Team have had an increase in calls regarding rogue traders cold-calling in villages and in Daventry town. These cold-callers have been offering to clean/jet-wash driveways, also offering gardening services and roof repair. Please be vigilant when answering … Continue reading

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Parish Council (Extraordinary) Meeting – 21st May

An extraordinary meeting (i.e. additional to the regular monthly parish council meetings) has been scheduled for Thursday 21st May at 5.30 pm in order to consider a planning application and other items of business.  The full agenda can be viewed … Continue reading

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