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

Author: Vicky Smith

People Urged To Be Sensible Amid the Reopening of Bars and Restaurants

"We know people will be looking forward to going out after such a long time but please be sensible and help newly reopened businesses out by abiding by the Covid-19 regulations."

This is the message from Chief Superintendent Ash Tuckley, the officer overseeing the policing operation in response to the reopening of the nighttime economy.

From Saturday, July 4, bars, restaurants and pubs have all been... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 10:36 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Youth Commission NOW Recruiting

Young people with a desire to influence policing, fire and criminal justice in the county are encouraged to apply to the Northamptonshire Youth Commission – part of the Office of the Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner.

The OPFCC's first Youth Commission was launched in Summer 2019. The inaugural 20 members, all aged between 14 and 19, planned a variety of events to involve other... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 10:31 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Motorists Urged to Belt-Up

The difference between life and death in a road traffic collision can often be down to whether you are wearing a seat belt.

That is the warning from Northamptonshire Police as officers from across the Force take part in a UK policing campaign to target those who fail to wear a seat belt on our county's roads.

As part of the National Policing Chiefs' Council seatbelt enforcement operation, officers will... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 15:29 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Corona Related Scams - How to Protect Yourself

Criminals are exploiting the COVID-19 pandemic to try and get their hands on your money and personal information. To date, Action Fraud has received reports from 2,378 victims of Coronavirus-related scams, with the total losses reaching over £7 million.

How you can protect yourself from Coronavirus-related scams:

There are some simple steps you can take that will protect you from the most common... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 11:36 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

BooksTo Read

Miss Lisa Pearce the Head Teacher at Wilby CE VA Primary advise there is a small box of books in the school porch which people are able to take books from if they would like something to read.

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 09:45 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Newsletters

Newsletter from the Police Fire and Crime Commissioner

Read how the PFCC has been working on behalf of the people of Northamptonshire in our May newsletter.

Please click below to read the newsletter.


Posted: Fri, 08 May 2020 13:19 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Public are urged to Stay Home to Save Lives

Northamptonshire's senior leaders are urging the public to keep saving lives – by continuing to stay at home.

As the experts report that the UK appears to have passed the peak of new coronavirus infections there are fears people will draw their own conclusions and decide this is the time to relax social distancing measures.

Assistant Chief Constable Simon Blatchly, Gold Commander for Op Talla,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 11:38 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Newsletters, Police Alert, Services

Community Resilience Update 25/04/2020

Keep yourself up-to-date by reading this Newsletter from the LRF Northants Strategic Coordination Centre.

Posted: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 11:16 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Newsletters

How to Report Suspected Covid19 Lockdown Breaches

We are receiving a high volume of suspected Covid19 breaches.

To assist us in managing these reports and balance our demand we ask that suspected breaches of Covid19 and made online through the following link: https://www.northants.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/c19/tell-us-about-possible-breach-coronavirus-measures/

Thank you for your support.


Message Sent By
Nick Paul (Police, Neighbourhood Sergeant,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 10:57 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Help Thwart Illegal Gatherings this Easter


Northants Police have received information - there is a possibility of groups of people holding illegal Rave's across our beautiful County. This is illegal and during this time of CV19 against the new Government guidelines for – non essential travel and social gatherings.


Posted: Fri, 10 Apr 2020 10:37 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert