Author: Vicky Smith
Brush Up on Crime Prevention
There has been an increase in residential burglaries in the Wellingborough Rural area. Please report any incidents of suspicious circumstances to 101 or any crime in progress to 999. Outbuildings, farms and houses have been targeted and entered.
Northants Police remind us of how best to approach crime prevention:
Improving the security of your home not only protects your material possessions... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 18 Nov 2019 09:00 by Vicky Smith
Notice of Election Agents
Herewith Notice of Agents for the Forthcoming Election.
Posted: Fri, 15 Nov 2019 09:43 by Vicky Smith
Did you know...?
Fire hydrants are identified by a square yellow plastic indicator sign with a black "H" symbol or a yellow concrete marker post so that they are easily visible to the fire & rescue service..?
Firefighting crews connect a standpipe,a bit like a tap,on the fire hydrant outlet which gives them access to an instant supply of water during emergencies.
Under Section 42 of the Fire &... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:34 by Vicky Smith
Local Policing Priorities - Have Your Say
In order for the Neighbourhood Policing team to identify the areas local Identified priorities we have created a short questionnaire. Please take the time to complete the survey attached below on the hyperlink.
(Please copy and paste link into your search bar and submit to complete)
Thank you for your assistance in this matter
https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/NorthamptonshireLocallyIdentifiedPriorities... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:31 by Vicky Smith
Premier League have partnered with Northampton Town FC to put on free football sessions in Wellingborough.
Kingsway: KINGSWAY COMMUNITY CENTRE, CROYLAND PARK, KINGSWAY NN8 2EN
17:00hrs - 18:00hrs for ages 8-12
18:00hrs - 19:00hrs for ages 13-18
Queensway: GLAMIS HALL, GOLDSMITH ROAD, QUEENSWAY, WELLINGBOROUGH NN8 3RU
17:00-18:00hrs for ages 8-12
18:00-19:00hrs for ages 13-18
Cost:... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 06 Nov 2019 16:28 by Vicky Smith
Emergency Road Closure
I have received an emergency road closure for Doddington Road, Wilby & Cut Throat Lane, Great Doddington. The road will be closed on 5th November 2019 for 1 day for repairs. Should you require further information please contact Adam Britton on 07531 758805.
Posted: Tue, 05 Nov 2019 13:43 by Vicky Smith
Monthly Report from Our County Councillor
Monthly Council Report November 2019
Earls Barton Division Northamptonshire County Council
Cllr Rob Gough
Welcome to my report for November 2019
This report would have been rather quiet this month. However, we have now had a General election called which means it is going to be a rather eventful month looking forward.
I will certainly be out and about knocking on doors for the election. But I will not be... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 04 Nov 2019 09:39 by Vicky Smith
Amazon Prime Scam
Many of you will already be familiar with the " I am calling you from BT Tech" scam phone call. One of our co-ordinators just had an automated messages phone call claiming to be from Amazon. This is another potentially expensive scam.
It is described on the Consumers Association website:
If you are unable to open the above link,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 14:37 by Vicky Smith
Freeze Out Car Thieves On Frosty Mornings
With the change in the weather we are more prone to our vehicles being frozen when we leave the house in the morning.
Cars are stolen from driveways because owners leave them unattended, keys in the ignition, while they warm up and the windscreens defrost.
Please don't nip inside for just a few seconds to collect a bag or finish the last mouthful of tea - but that's all the time an opportunist thief... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 14:33 by Vicky Smith