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

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Fatal Accident - Witness Appeal

Police officers are appealing for witnesses after a fatal collision on the A509.

At about 2.50pm on Saturday, September 7, a blue BMW 330D, a grey Ford Focus and a red Ducati Multistrada motorcycle were in collision on the A509 between Wellingborough and Harrowden.

As a result of the crash, the rider of the motorcycle, a 34-year-old man, died at the scene.

Anyone with information or who witnessed this... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 10:06 by Vicky Smith

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Distraction Burglary Alert

Police officers have teamed up with @AnglianWater to issue a warning to the public following a spate of distraction burglaries that have taken place across Northamptonshire: https://youtu.be/jWc4eLdE2Hs

Message Sent By
Craig Blacha (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Wellingborough Neighbourhood Policing Team)

Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 10:09 by Vicky Smith

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Arson Advice

Bins and fly-tipped rubbish can be a ready supply of fuel for would-be arsonists. Avoid placing bins, rubbish or other combustible items against the walls, windows and doors of your home, as this will help prevent fire spread into your property. #FireKills

You can report Flytipped waste to your housing association on their land or alternatively for waste on the public highway in Wellingborough you can... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 10:05 by Vicky Smith

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Week's Radio Agenda

Listen out for our officers on BBC Radio Northampton every day next week (w/c 9th Sept), talking about the six policing priorities for Northamptonshire Police.

Monday - Supt Richard Tompkins discusses how the force is tackling child sexual abuse & exploitation.

Tuesday - DCI Lee McBride talks about combating serious organised crime. Insp Daryl Lyon from the CIRV early intervention project will also... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 13:17 by Vicky Smith

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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

Follow link for images on Northants Police Page ow.ly/13vn50vL9bf

Message Sent By
Craig Blacha (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Wellingborough Neighbourhood Policing Team)

Posted: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 12:35 by Vicky Smith

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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