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Beautiful countryside, award-winning attractions, a rapidly growing business base and exciting regeneration plans – discover why Daventry District has the heart to flourish as a place to live, work and prosper…

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With historic houses and award-winning country parks, picture-postcard villages, prime fishing locations and captivating canal cruises, discover that out of office feeling in Daventry District.

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Live

Boasting picture-postcard villages, an historic market town, and a booming housing market, Daventry District offers accessible country living and an attractive work-life balance less than an hour from London.

Why live in Daventry?

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Daventry District is situated in the west of Northamptonshire, one of the fastest growing counties in the UK and recently named the most enterprising place to do business in Britain.

Business in Daventry

What's On in Daventry District

Saturday 25 May 2019 -
Monday 27 May 2019
Advance tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Crick Boat Show, saving up to 15 per cent on the entry price.  The event, which...
Tuesday 04 June 2019
Speakers' Corner at Ravensthorpe Village Hall is a group that regularly hosts a variety of speakers and topics. On Tuesday 4...
Saturday 25 May 2019 -
Sunday 26 May 2019
Daventry Town Football Club presents their first music festival. Two days packed full of live bands, great food, bouncy castles...
Saturday 01 June 2019 -
Sunday 02 June 2019
Funtopia returns to Daventry Country Park from 1-2 June. The event offers a fun-packed day out for youngsters with a range of...
Saturday 15 June 2019
Daventry District Council and Everyone Active will be hosting SportFest at the Recreation Ground in Daventry on Saturday...
Saturday 14 September 2019
Watch Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody in the grounds of Kelmarsh Hall. LUNA FLIX returns to the grounds of the Hall with the...
Sunday 14 July 2019
Drayton Residents Association  Annual Fete on 14 July starts with BBQ on the green at 1pm with Teas and Cakes and a selection...
Sunday 02 June 2019
Creaton in Bloom has been running in beautiful rural Northamptonshire for over 20 years and is based around an "open gardens"...
Sunday 30 June 2019
An exciting display of many classic and historic vehicles. There will be a bar, various craft and food stalls, pony rides and...
Sunday 07 July 2019
Head to Preston Capes on Sunday 7 July for a Garden Festival from 2-5pm. There will be six gardens open including small and...
Sunday 02 June 2019
Ashby St Ledgers Village Hall hosts the 5th annual free Junior Fun Run. Register in the Village Hall at 10.30am - the fun starts...
Saturday 20 July 2019
Enjoy an evening of entertainment with Handlebards production of William Shakespeare's 'The Tempest' at Cottesbrooke Hall on...
Sunday 28 July 2019
Residents of Braunston will be opening their gardens on Sunday 28 July to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Open 11am...
Monday 01 July 2019 -
Saturday 31 August 2019
Home to one of Europe’s finest private collections of furniture, art and ceramics, Althorp presents a new and unique opportunity...
Sunday 22 September 2019
10K Road Race around the Daventry Area, making use of footpaths, roads and underpasses. Undulating course with a challenging...
Sunday 09 June 2019
Anyone planning a wedding or other big event is invited to this Wedding Showcase at Stone Siding Field in Guilsborough. ...
Sunday 26 May 2019 -
Monday 27 May 2019
A traditional show for all the family is promised at this event held in the glorious parkland surrounding Lamport Hall. The...
Saturday 20 July 2019
Bring a picnic and settle down in the Lamport gardens to enjoy a live performance of Shakespeare’s classic tale by The...
Sunday 21 July 2019
Bring a picnic and enjoy traditional New Orleans Jazz with The Tame Valley Stompers Allstars – back by popular demand!...
Sunday 25 August 2019 -
Monday 26 August 2019
Browse through interesting antiques, furniture, books, pictures, militaria, jewellery and more at Lamport Hall Antique &...
Thursday 20 June 2019
Open Day at Sulby Gardens as part of the National Garden Scheme, featuring wildflower meadows in full bloom, from 2pm to 5pm....
Thursday 22 August 2019 -
Thursday 22 August 2019
Open Day at Sulby Gardens for the National Garden Scheme, featuring the butterfly garden and ponds. Admissions costs £...
Saturday 06 July 2019 -
Sunday 07 July 2019
The next Hollowell Steam Rally and Heavy Horse Show is on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 July 2019. Gates open 9am to 5.30pm on both...
Saturday 01 June 2019
Join The Tunnellers along with special guests for a day of music, fun and food and drink on Saturday 1 June at The Red Lion in...
Sunday 22 September 2019
Cycle4Cynthia is an annual bike ride, now in its 15 year, that raises money for Cynthia Spencer Hospice. This year's ride on...
Saturday 13 July 2019
Prepare to get muddy at this family-run obstacle course event at Long Furlong Farm in Catesby. With no hidden costs, the entry...
Saturday 20 July 2019
Enjoy a day of family fun at Ravensthorpe Playing Field on Saturday 20 July from 2-11pm with a selection of locally sourced beers...
Saturday 04 May 2019 -
Friday 30 August 2019
Piece together the past in a brand new archaeology exhibition at Daventry Museum open from Saturday 4 May to Friday 30 August...
Saturday 29 June 2019 -
Sunday 30 June 2019
Braunston Marina’s industrial past comes to life at the annual Historic Rally & Canal Festival, taking place on Saturday...
Saturday 22 June 2019
A fun, family afternoon including a treasure hunt, local stalls, sweet treats, children's entertainment including a bouncy castle...
Sunday 30 June 2019
Villagers in Naseby will once again be opening their gardens up to visitors on Sunday 30 June. From 12-5.30pm there will be...
Sunday 23 June 2019
Daventry Cycling Sportive is back this year on Sunday 23 June. You can choose from a 10 mile family ride, 30 mile short ride...
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District Official Guide

A District full of treasures…

Defined by its beautiful West Northamptonshire countryside setting and strategically placed at the centre of the national road network, Daventry District is well connected for business, living and leisure.

Take a look at the official guide for information on places to visit, things to do and much more!

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