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

Home Security

Following a number of ATTEMPTED burglaries on Wellingborough and Wellingborough Rural please find some advice below. The recent burglaries reported to us are ones that the offenders are looking to gain entry using insecure doors, windows and vehicles.

Improving the security of your home not only protects your material possessions but those you love. It's also not just a case of spending money –... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 08 Nov 2020 12:55 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Illegal Hare Coursing - Know the Signs

There have been recent reports of possible hare/deer coursing across South Northamptonshire.

Here are the signs of illegal coursing:

• Groups of vehicles parked in a rural area, perhaps near a gateway to farmland, on a grass verge, on a farm track or bridle path. This is often the most obvious sign
• A cluster of estate cars, four-wheel drives or vans with evidence of dogs inside
• Vehicles... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 16:24 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Operation Journey Launched To Improve Road Safety In Northamptonshire

A new three month road safety campaign which aims to reduce the number of casualties on the county's roads has been launched.

Last year 42 people were killed and a further 347 seriously injured (KSI) across the county's road network - the highest number recorded in eight years.

Led by the Safer Roads and Road Crime teams, with support of our partners in the Northamptonshire Safer Roads Alliance (NSRA),... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 15:41 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

What To Do If You Suspect Drug Dealing in Wilby

See the file attached to find out about the signs that could help you spot a drug dealer in your area.

The file has been amended and will hopefully now be easier to access. Thank you for your patience and feedback.

If you suspect a drug dealer in your area please inform the police on 101

Attachments

Drugs in your area.pdf - 1,189.6 KB

Message Sent By
Holly Patterson (Police, Social Media Engagement Officer,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 11:30 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Police Fire and Crime Commissioner's Latest Newsletter

Read how the PFCC has been working on behalf of the people of Northamptonshire in this month's round-up.

Please click here to view the newsletter.

Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 17:56 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Police Fire and Crime Commissioner's Latest Newsletter

Read how the PFCC has been working on behalf of the people of Northamptonshire in this month's round-up.

Please click here to view the newsletter.

Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 17:56 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Courier Fraud - Please warn vulnerable people

Police officers will NEVER ask you for money – please warn elderly relatives about this emerging scam

Fraudsters pretending to be police officers are repeatedly targeting the elderly in Northamptonshire.

Over the past few months, a number of incidents have taken place across the county where fraudsters have pretended to be police officers conducting covert investigations in order to gain the trust... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 10:26 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert

Courier Fraud - Please warn vulnerable people

Police officers will NEVER ask you for money – please warn elderly relatives about this emerging scam

Fraudsters pretending to be police officers are repeatedly targeting the elderly in Northamptonshire.

Over the past few months, a number of incidents have taken place across the county where fraudsters have pretended to be police officers conducting covert investigations in order to gain the trust... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 10:26 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert