Sports stars to be recognised at awards

The Daventry Sports Awards are to be presented at the district council offices in Lodge Road on Thursday, October 16.

The awards recognise sporting talent and the achievement of clubs, teams and individuals in the district.

This year’s categories include local sportsman of the year, local sportswoman of the year, disabled sports achiever and community club of the year.

Voting is still open for the community club category at The finalists are Daventry Town Football Club, Daventry Dolphins Swimming Club and Moulton Magpies FC.

DDCs community, culture and leisure portfolio holder Cllr Alan Hills said: “This is an excellent chance to showcase the great sporting talent Daventry district has to offer.

“It’s also a fabulous opportunity to give recognition to a family member, fellow athlete, club member, club or local group.”

To vote for your favourite club visit