The effects of the current pandemic reach far beyond the actual effects of the virus. Lockdowns are hard and affect us all to a greater or lesser degree. I have set up this page for the community to use as a place to swap or give away school books, children's reading books and games. I thought this would be a good idea to help parents and carers help relieve the boredom and stress that the younger... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 09:49 by Gill Wells
Daventry MIND – for referrals please contact 01327 879416, lines are open 10am - 2pm Tuesday's to Friday's or you can email email@example.com Their Crisis Cafe is still open in Daventry from 5pm - 9pm on Wednesday evenings
Daventry and District Citizens Advice – if you require advice via email or wish to make a referral, please complete their online enquiry form here... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 09:23 by Gill Wells
West Haddon Conservation Area - What does it mean / what is the impact on me, my property & the village!
You are invited to a lunchtime meeting Monday 25th January 12.30pm - 13.30pm to receive a presentation from Daventry District regarding the West Haddon Conservation Area, and what it means for you as a resident in West Haddon and in particular if your is within the conservation area.
The Officers are unable to discuss actual planning applications but if you have any generic or theoretical... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 12:22 by Gill Wells
Lockdown 3 Regulations:-
As a result of the latest lockdown restrictions the outdoor gym is closed by virtue of law. This is for your safety so please comply with the regulations and refrain from using the equipment.
Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 09:38 by Gill Wells
Northamptonshire County Council have the Covid-19 Household Winter Support Scheme available to help households, especially those with children, who have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic and are struggling to stay warm and put food on the table this winter. There are many reasons why a household may be struggling and this scheme is intended to provide one-off assistance to help families with... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 09:09 by Gill Wells
Good Morning All
Please see below information from Northamptonshire Public Health service about their Supporting Independence Programme:-
The Supporting Independence Programme is a Northamptonshire Public Health service, tailored to support anybody in the county, over the age of 18, who may be struggling with one or several areas of their life, leading to mild frailty or reduced independence. We are... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 09:08 by Gill Wells
Support from HMRC
We're here to help employers with the day-to-day running of payroll and to make PAYE easier.
Join the following live webinars for more information on paying employee travel expenses and how payrolling can save you time.
Please ask your questions using the on-screen text box.
Employer filing obligations: It's not too late to join this morning's live webinar about when and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 08:14 by Gill Wells
Volunteers Needed to Listen to Children Read in Local Primary Schools
Our reading volunteers are going to be desperately needed due to Coronavirus. Thousands of children won't have had enough reading practice during lockdown. In a normal year, one in four children leave primary school unable to read well. Most children will have missed a term of school, so the reading gap is now wider. Children who... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 08:43 by Gill Wells
Please see below for latest updates from Healthwatch Northamptonshire, including the launch of a brand new smartphone app from Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership:-
People across Northamptonshire can now benefit from quick and easy access to the latest information about local health and care services – thanks to the launch of a brand new smartphone app.
Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 09:02 by Gill Wells
October is #BlackHistoryMonth, a month celebrating and marking the history and achievements of Black Britons. We have a powerful and inspirational story about one researcher who is changing how the B.A.M.E community receives dementia support. Also this month, Alzheimer's Society launched its new report detailing the catastrophic impact coronavirus has had on people living with dementia. Read on to... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 08:33 by Gill Wells