Wilby Parish Council

Serving the People of Wilby

The Horse Shoe

Clerk: Mrs Vicky Smith
18 Bakehouse Lane, Mears
Ashby, Northampton
Northamptonshire NN6 0ED

Tel: 01604 812239

Latest News

Northampton Magistrates Open Day

Ever wondered was the court process consists of ..?
Want to meet CPS prosecutors ?
Take part in a mock Trial..?
Tour the cells ..?

On Saturday 14th September 2019 between 10.00-16.00, Northampton Magistrates' Court Campbell Square Northampton will be holding an open day as part of Northampton's Heritage Open Days across Northampton.

Come down and see us where we will be holding an interactive crime scene... Read More »



Posted: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 13:34 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

New Fixed Speed Deterrent In Place on Main Road, Wilby

New Fixed Speed Deterrent In Place on Main Road, Wilby

Thanks to supplemental funding in the form of grants from Wellingborough Council and the Fire and Police Commissioner's Safer Communities Fund, Wilby Parish Council is pleased to confirm the village now has its new fixed speed sign in place alerting speeding vehicles as they enter the village on the A4500 from Earls Barton to SLOW DOWN.

This sign is in operation 24:7 and will work in conjunction with... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 09:39 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Fatal Accident - Witness Appeal

Police officers are appealing for witnesses after a fatal collision on the A509.

At about 2.50pm on Saturday, September 7, a blue BMW 330D, a grey Ford Focus and a red Ducati Multistrada motorcycle were in collision on the A509 between Wellingborough and Harrowden.

As a result of the crash, the rider of the motorcycle, a 34-year-old man, died at the scene.

Anyone with information or who witnessed this... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 10:06 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Distraction Burglary Alert

Police officers have teamed up with @AnglianWater to issue a warning to the public following a spate of distraction burglaries that have taken place across Northamptonshire: https://youtu.be/jWc4eLdE2Hs

Message Sent By
Craig Blacha (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Wellingborough Neighbourhood Policing Team)

Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 10:09 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Arson Advice

Bins and fly-tipped rubbish can be a ready supply of fuel for would-be arsonists. Avoid placing bins, rubbish or other combustible items against the walls, windows and doors of your home, as this will help prevent fire spread into your property. #FireKills

You can report Flytipped waste to your housing association on their land or alternatively for waste on the public highway in Wellingborough you can... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 10:05 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Week's Radio Agenda

Listen out for our officers on BBC Radio Northampton every day next week (w/c 9th Sept), talking about the six policing priorities for Northamptonshire Police.

Monday - Supt Richard Tompkins discusses how the force is tackling child sexual abuse & exploitation.

Tuesday - DCI Lee McBride talks about combating serious organised crime. Insp Daryl Lyon from the CIRV early intervention project will also... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 13:17 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Most Wanted

#NorthantsMostWanted We're appealing for information to help locate three people wanted on recall to prison. If you know where Danielle Prosser, Jonathon Russell or Thorhijar Marchant are, please call us on 101

Follow link for images on Northants Police Page ow.ly/13vn50vL9bf

Message Sent By
Craig Blacha (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Wellingborough Neighbourhood Policing Team)

Posted: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 12:35 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

ANPR Catches Criminal

31-year-old man wanted for the breach of a court order has been arrested as part of the 2019 British MotoGP ANPR operation.
The Northampton man was driving a car when it pinged on Northamptonshire Police's ANPR radar.
The car, which was on false plates, was subsequently stopped, and despite the man giving police officers false details to begin with, he was soon discovered to be wanted for the breach... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Aug 2019 10:53 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

ANPR Catches Criminal

31-year-old man wanted for the breach of a court order has been arrested as part of the 2019 British MotoGP ANPR operation.
The Northampton man was driving a car when it pinged on Northamptonshire Police's ANPR radar.
The car, which was on false plates, was subsequently stopped, and despite the man giving police officers false details to begin with, he was soon discovered to be wanted for the breach... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Aug 2019 10:53 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

BBQ Tips

Brilliant BBQs – safety tips for outdoor cooking

It's great to get out in the fresh air and spend time cooking up a feast. However, barbecues (BBQs) can be dangerous if not handled responsibly, so it's important to keep safety in mind, especially when kids and pets are involved.

5 ways to stay BBQ safe

Never use a BBQ – including disposables – indoors or on your balcony.

Be careful where... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Aug 2019 10:51 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

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