Denton Parish Council

Serving the people of Denton

Denton Village Sign

Clerk: Shirley Wong
33 Friars Avenue, Delapre
Northampton, Northamptonshire
NN4 8PY

Tel: 01604 700691

Author: Kevin Hewitson

Denton Surgery Patient Group

The Denton Surgery Patient Group (DSPG) will be holding its first meeting in October since the Covid pandemic. The DSPG are your representatives and meet with Practice Manage to help improve surgery services and the patient experience.We would welcome hearing about any concerns or issues you may have regarding access to surgery services.We are aware that the volunteer driver service has stopped and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Sep 2021 09:08 by Kevin Hewitson

Tags: DSPG

Upper playground church wall

Upper playground church wall

Upper play area and church wall repair

You may be aware that the upper playground gate has been locked to restrict access whilst the wall has been inspected and a determination made as to condition and any repairs needed. After seeking advice and receiving estimates for the work a contractor has been appointed. We had been given a start date of the end of August beginning of September and although the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 15:11 by Kevin Hewitson

Tags: Environment, Play area, playground

Why we need wildflowers

Bee on flower

You may have noticed some areas in the village are being left for the grass and wildflowers to grow but do we need to do this?

YES! - We need more Wildflowers - Here's why

Wildflowers and wildflower-rich habitats support insects in many ways, providing lots of things that insects need: food in the form of leaves, nectar and pollen, also shelter and places to breed. In return, insects pollinate the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 16:03 by Kevin Hewitson

Tags: Environment

Vicarage Lane Play Area Development Project Poll

Play area vicarage Lane

UPDATE 31st August 2021

The working group has made good progress in identifying the area for development, the type of play equipment that best suits the needs of the children in the village and possible suppliers and installers of play equipment. Meetings are taking place with suppliers to help design a suitable play area and we will keep you updated on these as things progress.

Posted: Mon, 28 Jun 2021 09:58 by Kevin Hewitson

Tags: Play area, playground

Denton war Memorial

Denton War Memorial before restoration

The renovation of our War Memorial is now complete and is now resplendent in all of its former glory. The central column has been replaced with Forest of Dean stone and the dedications and commemorated names can be clearly read. Do stop by our wonderful church and have a look for yourself. Any comments would be gratefully received.

History and background

Denton War Memorial was paid for by the parishioners,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 14:25 by Kevin Hewitson

Tags: News, War Memorial