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

British Gas Fraud Alert

Message Sent By

Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Watch out for these fake British Gas refund emails.

We've had an increase in reports about fake British Gas emails claiming to offer refunds. The links provided in the emails lead to genuine-looking British Gas phishing websites that are designed to steal the usernames and passwords for British Gas accounts.

Always question unsolicited... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 11:10 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

A Current Scam

To all registered members in the County,

Please be aware that a member received a telephone call yesterday, purporting to be associated with the Customs and Excise stating that a warrant for the member's arrest numbered WC4589 and there is a legal case going to be filed against your name. Before the case is sent for execution and you receive the legal course of notification, you can call the HMRC on... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 11:08 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Local Government Reform

Read the latest update:

Posted: Tue, 31 Jul 2018 15:41 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Consultation

Carkraft 2018

Northamptonshire Police and County Council are pleased to announce another year of the award winning CarKraft events for 2018.

If you have a youngster 15+ who wants to get a taster for driving in a safe environment with a DSA approved instructor


You have someone aged 17 to 30 who has passed their test and wants to improve their driving skills, then CarKraft may be of interest.

It's a completely free... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 31 Jul 2018 15:29 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Agricultural Thefts

Cambridgeshire Police have kindly made Northants Police aware of Thefts to Agriculture equipment in there county. I have attached a copy of the recent incidents below, feel free to circulate this amongst all members and friends.

Offenders are known to travel between counties to commit Crime, although we are aware and have patrols in place, there is a possibility they might come into Northants County... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Jul 2018 16:19 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Rise Reported in Fake Amazon Emails

These fake emails are after your Amazon login details!

We've had an increased number of reports about these fake emails purporting to be from Amazon. The subject line and content of the emails vary, but they all contain links leading to phishing websites designed to steal your Amazon login details.

Message Sent By
Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Always question unsolicited requests... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:41 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Operation Viper Update

Officers from Wellingborough Neighbourhood Policing have been conducting hi-visibility patrols around the Queensway ward and other wards in the borough as part of the forces crackdown on serious and organised crime.

Neighbourhood officers supported local response teams in clearing a small sized residential cannabis grow in Wellingborough Town, an offender has been arrested for cultivation offences.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:38 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Visit Wellingborough Beach This Summer!

You will find it in Wellingborough Market Square from 28 July to 16 August!

Posted: Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:36 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Latest Copy of Neighbourhood Watch Newsletter

Here's the latest edition of our popular e-newsletter Our News.

Inside there's lots of advice on keeping you safe, member offers and news on how our members are shaping the future of Neighbourhood Watch.


Posted: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:39 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Subscribe to RSS Feed Help for RSS Feeds