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Daventry Country Park

Daventry Country Park is a popular park ideally situated in the urban fringe of Daventry within 1 mile of the town centre, easily accessible by car, bicycle or on foot with the benefit of cycle ways and footpaths from the surrounding areas.

 

There are circular, way marked and hard-surfaced trails through woodlands, meadows and close to the reservoir with wheelchair accessible bird hides to stop and view the wildlife. With its large reservoir where you can feed the ducks, adventure playground, numerous picnic spots, nature trail and a wealth of wildlife, Daventry Country Park is a great family day out.

 

Daventry Country Park has been awarded the Country Parks Accreditation and the Green Flag Award proving that the Park is recognised as one of the best green spaces in the country and deliver the core facilities and services expected of Country Parks.

 

To enable development of the Country Park, a Management plan has been put into place; this plan takes a medium term strategic view of the site (until 2017) and outlines a number of ways in which the park can further contribute to the community and wider social, health, well-being, environmental and economic renewal objectives. Click here to view.


NEWS

 

Enhanced Dog Control Powers

People are urged to have a say on proposals to introduce new powers to target irresponsible dog owners. 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. For more information click here

 

Byelaws April 2015

In April 2015, The Department for Communities and Local Government  approved the revised Byelaws for pleasure grounds, public walks and open spaces replacing the Byelaws for Daventry Country Park June 1978. Click here to view the revised Byelaws.

 

Car park improvements for 2015

Funding has been approved for the development of the existing car park to include; resurfacing, additional spaces and cashless payments. Following recent concerns please click here for more information on the cashless parking options. 

 

Give us your views

Take part in our survey to help shape the future for Daventry Country Park.

Take part in the survey here.

   


 

How to find us

Daventry Country Park, Northern Way, Daventry NN11 2JB