Category Archives: Walking Around Badby

Bluebell Teas

It’s that time of the year again when Badby Woods are carpeted in Bluebells. Visit Badby on Bank Holiday Sunday or Monday, April 30th / May 1st and enjoy Homemade cakes and scones with tea or coffee available from 1 … Continue reading

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Village Clean-Up this Sunday, 26th March; everyone welcome!!

Once again  we will be doing various “clean-up” jobs in Badby this Sunday, meeting at 10.00 on the green by the Village Hall. Everyone is welcome to help out; it may be simple litter picking, sign scrubbing, verge mending, or … Continue reading

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Bluebell Weekend 2017

We get so many enquiries, and so for visitors to our website, make a note in your diary for the Bluebell Weekend this year. Sunday 30 April and Bank Holiday Monday 1st May will see teas, coffees, soft drinks and … Continue reading

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20 million steps …..

20 million steps weekend will take place this year from 23rd – 25th September. This year it will be bigger and better than before as we would like to reach 20 million steps ‘x2’. That’s 40 million steps in one … Continue reading

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Open Gardens –

On Sunday, May 22, the gardens of The Old House, Shakespeare Cottage and Trifidia in Church Hill, Southview Cottage  in Bunkers Hill and three gardens in Newnham will be open for the National Gardens Scheme from 2 -6pm. Combined admission … Continue reading

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Missing kestrel …..

A tame kestrel from Nether Heyford has been lost. There have been various reported sightings of it in the wider Badby area. Posters have been placed in Badby, and food placed out, particuarly on the the small green near the … Continue reading

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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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Good news for Badby walkers!

Three new Kissing Gates have been installed by the NCC Rights of Way team, after discussions with Badby Parish Council. The gates – one by the corner of Fennell’s Field by Brookside/Chapel Lane, the other two at the top corner … Continue reading

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