Children invited to be part of Daventry's future with time capsule competition

Leave handprint on town

Tuesday, 17th May 2022, 12:19 pm

Children in Daventry are invited to be a part of the town’s future by taking part in a time capsule competition.

The competition is being hosted by Daventry Town Council, Daventry Museum and Orbit Homes, to celebrate Daventry’s past, present and future by burying a time capsule at the new Micklewell Park housing development.

The competition is open to children in Reception to Year 6 and runs until Saturday, May 28.

Still time to enter and be a part of the town's history.

Entry is free and asks participants to either draw or write a newspaper report or a poem, toshowcase their ideas of items they’d like to see put into the capsule.

Entry forms can be collected from Daventry Museum and Daventry Town Council Offices; 3 New Street, Daventry, NN11 4BT or downloaded via the Daventry Museum website.

Three winners will be selected and have their hands printed in the slab above the capsule’s location and receive a goody bag full of unique prizes.