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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…

Visit

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?

Work

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 16 February 2019 -
Sunday 24 February 2019
During February half term, put on your wellies and join a Muddy Explorers Trail to embrace this squelchy time of year at Canons...
Saturday 12 January 2019 -
Friday 26 April 2019
It covers Victoria's reign which saw implementation of several Parliamentary Acts that reformed society and paved the way for...
Wednesday 20 February 2019
Heart of the Stitch is the Daventry and District Embroiderers' Guild group that meets monthly at Daventry Methodist Church 7-...
Saturday 09 March 2019
To celebrate World Book Day, Canons Ashby are hosting a family storytelling day with guest storyteller Amy from Usborne Books...
Sunday 17 March 2019
Couples looking for a country house wedding venue are invited to see what their special day could look like at Kelmarsh Hall...
Saturday 30 March 2019
Head to The Parker E-ACT Academy on 30 of March for the NCT Daventry Spring nearly new sale. Your chance to buy and/or sell...
Thursday 11 April 2019
Don’t Go into the Cellar Theatre Company return to Daventry Museum with an interactive performance of Edward Lear&...
Saturday 13 April 2019
Daventry's Classic Car Show is organised by Daventry Town Council in partnership with the Town Mayor, Cllr Lynn Jones, and hopes...
Sunday 21 April 2019 -
Monday 22 April 2019
Antiques and Vintage Fair at Lamport Hall from 10am to 4pm, Easter Sunday and Monday which showcases a range of furniture, books...
Saturday 04 May 2019 -
Sunday 05 May 2019
Walgrave villagers have opened their gardens for the past twenty years and are doing so again this year by popular demand. There...
Sunday 05 May 2019
National Garden Scheme Garden Open Day at Cottesbrooke Hall, 2-5.30pm on Sunday 5 May. The Tea Room will also be open serving...
Sunday 17 February 2019
Dust off your boots and blow away the winter cobwebs with a refreshing stroll around the Lamport gardens to spy the emerging...
Saturday 23 February 2019
Try Orienteering at Everdon Stubbs Woods on Saturday 23 February from 10am-midday. This outdoor navigation sport is suitable...
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...
Wednesday 13 March 2019
Speakers' Corner at Ravensthorpe Village Hall is a group that regularly hosts a variety of speakers and topics. On Wednesday...
Friday 05 April 2019
Village Voices Choir will be performing their Spring Concert at St Andrew's Church, Old on 5 April. The concert starts at 7....
Friday 26 April 2019
An opportunity to buy your favourite High Street brands at a huge discount at Barby Village Hall.  All proceeds will go...
Sunday 12 May 2019
Enjoy Sunday Lunch (2 courses) with traditional Jazz music at Barby Village Hall on Sunday 12 May from midday-3.30pm. Ticket...
Saturday 11 May 2019 -
Sunday 12 May 2019
The award-winning Althorp Food & Drink Festival returns on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May 2019, with over 100 diverse and...
Friday 12 April 2019
Daventry Country Park offers a wealth of foraging habitats. It's a great place to learn about edible plants and fungi growing...
Monday 06 May 2019 -
Tuesday 07 May 2019
Hardy Plant Society Plany Fair at Holdenby House on Sunday 6 & Monday 7 May. From 10am-5pm both days, the event will be...
Friday 10 May 2019 -
Sunday 19 May 2019
Brixworth Music Festival is a 10 day event featuring a range of performers from vocalists and instrumentalists tolarge choirs...
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...
Friday 10 May 2019 -
Saturday 11 May 2019
Tudor Rose Woodturners will be returning to Daventry Leisure Centre for the 10th year on 10 & 11 May for their Woodworks...
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...
Friday 19 April 2019
Youngsters are invited to Daventry Country Park for the annual free Easter Trail and Bonnet Parade. Collect your trail sheet...
Wednesday 27 March 2019
Community and voluntary groups across Daventry District are invited to join this free event at Daventry Rugby Club to celebrate...
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"...
Saturday 16 February 2019 -
Sunday 24 February 2019
During February half term, put on your wellies and join a Muddy Explorers Trail to embrace this squelchy time of year at Canons...
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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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The Daventry District Guide

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