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

Crisp Packet Recycler Required

Community Groups, schools and businesses are encouraged to register and set up a public drop off point where people can bring their crisp packets. The crisp packets are posted off, and you can earn reward points which can help raise money for local good causes. To my knowledge there are currently no 'drop off points' in our Borough, so it may be something you would like to consider for your local community.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 16:46 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Your Community Needs You

Can you spare a couple of hours (minimum) per month and help make your community a safer place?

If so then you can register your interest for Street Watch via:

If you would like to join Neighbourhood Watch then you can do so via the following link:

In an emergency call 999 - For non-emergencies call 101
Visit www.northants.police.uk... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 15:49 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Police and Crime Commissioner's January Newsletter

Happy New Year from the Police and Crime Commissioner. We hope you enjoy our January newsletter.

Please click here to view the newsletter.

Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 11:02 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

ALERT: Fake TV Licensing E-Mails

Action Fraud has received more than 5,000 reports about fake emails and texts purporting to be from TV Licensing. The messages contain links to genuine-looking websites that are designed to steal personal and financial information.

Always question unsolicited requests for your personal or financial information in case it's a scam. Never automatically click on a link in an unexpected email or text.

For... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:58 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Neighbourhood Watch Association Seeks Voluntary Secretary

The county Neighbourhood Watch Association is seeking voluntary support from members for a person to undertake the role of Secretary.

As an executive committee we meet only 5 times a year (7-9pm, usually in Northampton) and the role requires taking minutes for distribution, and occasionally booking rooms and helping out at any events, etc. Ideally the volunteer will have access to their own computer... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 14:13 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Wellingborough Neighbourhood Policing Team

27th December 2018

Good Evening,
Officers from Wellingborough Neighbourhood Policing Team have been conducting patrols around various areas in Wellingborough including our hotspot locations as part of Operation Viper.

PCSO Craig Blacha has conducted patrols around Wellingborough Town Centre & The Hemmingwell & Pyghtle estate gathering information and intelligence around Operation Viper providing... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Dec 2018 10:22 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Latest Newsletter from Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner

Merry Christmas from the Police and Crime Commissioner. We hope you enjoy our December newsletter.

Please click here to view the newsletter.

Posted: Mon, 24 Dec 2018 14:56 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Serious Organised Crime

Serious and Organised crime can be defined as serious crime planned, organised and masterminded by people working together on a continuing basis. Their motivation is often, but not always,money. Organised criminals working together for a particular crime or crimes are called an organised crime group.

If you have any information about this type of behaviour you can let crimestoppers know 100% anonymously... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Dec 2018 14:21 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Town Centre Patrols Stepped Up As Christmas Trading Enters Final Days

High visibility police patrols are taking place in town centres across Northamptonshire to reassure traders and shoppers in the run-up to Christmas.

Following an armed robbery at a Northampton jewellers on Friday, December 14, Northamptonshire Police response officers are on patrol in the county's towns at opening and closing times.

The officers are in addition to the force's dedicated Operation Lapland... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Dec 2018 14:50 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Wellingborough Park Gets A Makeover

Wellingborough Neighbourhood Policing Team

Police Community Support Officers Craig Blacha & Joshua Unsworth part of Wellingborough Neighbourhoods Policing Team supported Northamptonshire Police's crackdown on serious organised crime,branded Operation Viper.

This week the officers visited a hotspot for crime and anti-social behaviour and conducted a weapons sweep and a litter pick in the vicinity.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:27 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

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