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

Do You Know a Young Person Who Would like to Join the Cadets?

Do you know a young person who would like to join the Northamptonshire Emergency Service Cadets?

Well the scheme is currently recruiting for their September 2022 intake so now is the perfect time to apply!

If your child wants to learn new skills, make new friends and get to grips with the way all three blue light services work, this is the group for them. All applicants need to be 13 before September... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Mar 2022 14:34 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Don't Be a Victim of Distraction Burglary

Northamptonshire Police is committed to preventing and deterring doorstep crime from the County, and to help keep safe, those most vulnerable from this type of crime. Our Doorstep crime Action Network (DAN) brings together members of the public, private, public, charity, and community sector organisations.

We are asking anyone who has contact with an elderly or vulnerable person to pass on the gentle... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 15:36 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Avoid Distraction Burglary

Northamptonshire Police is committed to preventing and deterring doorstep crime from the County, and to help keep safe, those most vulnerable from this type of crime. Our Doorstep crime Action Network (DAN) brings together members of the public, private, public, charity, and community sector organisations.

We are asking anyone who has contact with an elderly or vulnerable person to pass on the gentle... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 15:36 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Avoid Distraction Burglary

Northamptonshire Police is committed to preventing and deterring doorstep crime from the County, and to help keep safe, those most vulnerable from this type of crime. Our Doorstep crime Action Network (DAN) brings together members of the public, private, public, charity, and community sector organisations.

We are asking anyone who has contact with an elderly or vulnerable person to pass on the gentle... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 15:36 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Avoid Distraction Burglary

Northamptonshire Police is committed to preventing and deterring doorstep crime from the County, and to help keep safe, those most vulnerable from this type of crime. Our Doorstep crime Action Network (DAN) brings together members of the public, private, public, charity, and community sector organisations.

We are asking anyone who has contact with an elderly or vulnerable person to pass on the gentle... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 15:36 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Neighbour Watch advice re Telephone Scams

The following report of a potential telephone scam to an elderly person has come to our attention.

A very persistent person, wanting various information, including the make of her TV, mums name etc, obviously keeping her on the phone trying to get any clues they could to get her password for her bank account. He actually asked her for her pin or part of her card number. He kept her talking for ages... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Mar 2022 14:16 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Neighbour Watch advice re Telephone Scams

The following report of a potential telephone scam to an elderly person has come to our attention.

A very persistent person, wanting various information, including the make of her TV, mums name etc, obviously keeping her on the phone trying to get any clues they could to get her password for her bank account. He actually asked her for her pin or part of her card number. He kept her talking for ages... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Mar 2022 14:16 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Neighbour Watch advice re Telephone Scams

The following report of a potential telephone scam to an elderly person has come to our attention.

A very persistent person, wanting various information, including the make of her TV, mums name etc, obviously keeping her on the phone trying to get any clues they could to get her password for her bank account. He actually asked her for her pin or part of her card number. He kept her talking for ages... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Mar 2022 14:16 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Neighbour Watch advice re Telephone Scams

The following report of a potential telephone scam to an elderly person has come to our attention.

A very persistent person, wanting various information, including the make of her TV, mums name etc, obviously keeping her on the phone trying to get any clues they could to get her password for her bank account. He actually asked her for her pin or part of her card number. He kept her talking for ages... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Mar 2022 14:16 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Widen Your Thinking on Burglary

Neighbourhood Watch research shows two thirds (67%) of people are worried about their home being broken into, yet there are simple, proven measures we can all take to reduce our chances of becoming a victim of burglary by up to 50%.

To help you be and feel safer at home, we are running our burglary prevention campaign (1st-31st March), highlighting the simple, evidence-based WIDE measures which can... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Mar 2022 09:55 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Newsletters