Denton Parish Council

Serving the people of Denton

Denton Village Sign

Clerk: Shirley Wong
33 Friars Avenue, Delapre
Northampton, Northamptonshire

Tel: 01604 700691

  • Denton Church

    Denton Church

  • Denton play area

    Denton play area

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    Sign and church

Denton Parish Council provides your local services.

Welcome to the Denton Parish Council website. Apart from providing your local services, our aim is to understand and respond to local needs helping to build a thriving community and a great place to live, work and play.

Your Parish Council website includes information on how the Parish Council works, activities and members as well as news and information on local services and groups. Please use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you cannot find the information you require then please contact us.

Latest News

Installation of a new BT Pole in the Parish

Installation of a new BT Pole in the Parish

Residents may have noticed a notice has been put up in the village with regards to BT wishing to install a wooden BT Pole.

We have contacted the Planning Deaprtment at WNC with regards to not being consultated on this matter. The Planning department has informed us that the planning permission is not required from them as it is a wooden pole.

Posted: Fri, 24 Dec 2021 14:05 by Shirley Wong

Planting of the Tree of Hope

Planting of the Tree of Hope

Tree of Hope

The 21st of December marked the planting of Denton's Tree of Hope

In what we believe to be the ideal location within our community our Tree of Hope, the Quercus Robor (English Oak) was planted outside Denton Primary School at the kind agreement of the Schools Head Teacher. A big thank you also to David and Louise Penn for planting the tree.

The idea of a 'Tree of Hope' was an idea brought to the Parish Council by the Denton Surgery Patient Group who helped to co-ordinate the response of the many volunteers at the start of the pandemic. Believing this to be a significant action by the community, and one to be celebrated, the tree was donated by the Parish Council in recognition of the fantastic community response to the Covid Pandemic, coming together during this difficult time for the benefit of all. More »

The planting of the Tree of Hope also signifies hope for the future and when the school children return they will writing their hopes for the coming year on small paper tags and attaching these to the tree for all to read.

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Posted: Fri, 24 Dec 2021 13:53 by Shirley Wong

Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner budget consultation

On the 20th December the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner has launched the budget consultation seeking the public's views on the council tax precept for policing and the fire and rescue service next year.

We would be grateful if you could take the time to complete the survey, share with your network and via social media. I have attached the press release which has been issued to media this afternoon and which you are welcome to use where you feel appropriate. The link to the survey is: More »

At the same time Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service is asking the public for their views on the Community Risk Management Plan (CRMP) 2022 – 2025. The plan outlines the risks in the county and how the Fire Service will mitigate the risks through their resources. The link to the CRMP survey is: Again, please do complete the survey and share with your network.

Thank you in advance for your support.

With very best wishes,


Fiona Pearce

Communications Officer

Office of the Northamptonshire Police, Fire & Crime Commissioner

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Posted: Tue, 21 Dec 2021 16:29 by Shirley Wong