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

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

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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

Operation Crooked

Operation Crooked is tackling residential burglary across Northamptonshire.

As part of the campaign, Northamptonshire Police has a force burglary team working with the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), consisting of nine officers supported by intelligence, forensic and proactive resources.

The team will be working to review and drive up the quality of investigations, manage and progress forensic... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:14 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

British Transport Police Non-Emergency Number

Travelling on our railway network this week here's a little number to jot down in the back of your diary or on the notes section of your phone it's important and you may need to text it at some point if your on the train.

61016 is to report non-emergency incidents to the British transport police, similar to the ones you would report to the 101 phone number provided by Northants Police.

The text number... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:07 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Open Day Wellingborough Fire Station 7th September

Sent on behalf of Northants Fire & Rescue Service

Firefighters at Wellingborough Fire Station will be continuing to offer summer fun well past the end of the school holidays when they host their annual open day.

The event will be held on Saturday, September 7 (midday-4pm), when visitors are invited to drop into the station in Irthlingborough Road, to enjoy a variety of stalls and entertainments.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:04 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

How To Talk To Your Child About Sexting

How to talk to your child about sexting
Find a way to start a conversation-
Every child is different, so your approach should be based on their character and your relationship with them. You could:

  • outline your expectations and explain the rules of having a mobile, tablet or smartphone
  • ask them what they feel is acceptable to send to people, if they'd be happy for you or a stranger or other children to... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:03 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Force Control Room 999 and 101 Service

More than 700,000 calls are made to the 999 and 101 number each year.

The force control room (FCR) triages these calls and ensure the appropriate action is taken for each call.

Our #WhoYouGonnaCall campaign aims to explain how these calls are dealt with.

The FCR is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and is often the first point of contact for many members of the public.

It is also the main point of... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Aug 2019 09:52 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Herbert Protocol

If you care for someone with dementia and worry about them going missing, the #HerbertProtocol is here to help. By recording key information about them, and a photo, on the form, you have it all ready to give straight to the police should they go missing. www.northants.police.uk/herbertprotocol

Message Sent By
Craig Blacha (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Wellingborough Neighbourhood Policing... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 13:56 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

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