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

Help Identify Local Priorities

If you are interested in shaping the priorities for the Neighbourhood Policing Team in your area, please complete the Survey Monkey as per the below link:


Message Sent By
Katrina Heath (Police, Neighbourhood Co-ordinator, Daventry & South Northants)

Posted: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 13:56 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services, Police Alert, Consultation

Avoid Taking Short Cuts on Darker Nights

Northamptonshire Police is issuing safety advice to the public as the days get shorter and the nights get darker.

Crime Prevention Team Leader, Paul Golley said: "Darkness really is a criminal's best friend and I would strongly encourage the public to arm themselves with the safety tips below in order to best prevent themselves from becoming a victim of crime during the darker nights.

"I know we all... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:47 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Read Northants PCC's November Newsletter Here

Read how the PCC has been working on behalf of the people of Northamptonshire in our monthly round-up.

Please click here to view the newsletter.Message Sent By
Emily Evans (Police, Governance, Northamptonshire)

Posted: Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:40 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Police Advice to Help You Secure Your Home

Homes with no security measures in place are five times more likely to be burgled than those with simple security measures. Good window locks and strong deadlocks can make a big difference.

Taking just a few steps can make a big difference in keeping your home safe from burglary. Here are a few tips:

  • Lock your doors and windows every time you leave the house, even when you're just out in the garden,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:21 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Superfast Northamptonshire - Broadband Roll-Out

Read an update about this by clicking on the link below:


Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 13:48 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Please Help Shape Local Policing Priorities By Undertaking This Short Survey

Please can I encourage you to take part in our latest Neighbourhood Policing survey. This is your opportunity to tell us what the main issues are in your community, and what crimes you would like to see us target. By completing the survey, which only takes a few minutes, you will be able to set the Policing Priorities for your area. The survey can be accessed by clicking the below link:

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/LocallyIdentifiedPriorities... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 13:42 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert, Services

Police Issue Warning After Series of Thefts

Police officers in Northamptonshire are issuing a warning to people across the county about a recent spate of handbag and purse thefts.
The incidents have taken place in Northampton, Kettering and Corby and have happened mostly in supermarkets with the criminals mainly targeting elderly women.
Paul Golley, Crime Prevention Team Leader, said: "It takes a real low-life to follow elderly people around... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Nov 2018 13:22 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Stay Safe on 5th November!

We are happy to report that there were no reports of anti-social behaviour in any of villages on the Wellingborough district during last night's Halloween festivities (31st October). This is spectacular considering we normally see a spike in reports. Officers were out on patrol in the villages and impressed with the behaviour of those trick or treating.

We hope everyone had a great evening and thank... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Nov 2018 10:30 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Stay Safe When Out And About

As the days shorten, here is some advice on how to stay safe
when out and about locally.

- Always walk in well lit areas wherever possible.
- Don't carry large amounts of cash with you.
- Always ensure your phone is charged in case you need to call a friend or the Emergency Services.
- Don't purchase items from people who approach you in the street who have a "must-have-bargain. " It's likely that the items... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 13:26 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Children Across the County Hear How to Keep Safe on Halloween and Bonfire Night

Hundreds of schoolchildren across Northamptonshire are being given expert advice on how to stay safe this Halloween and Bonfire Night during a seasonal campaign of activity.

As part of Operation Pumpkin, Police Community Support Officers are visiting many local schools in a bid to help keep anti-social behaviour at bay and keep youngsters out of danger while festivities take place.

Officers from Northamptonshire... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 13:22 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Subscribe to RSS Feed Help for RSS Feeds