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

Tags: Services

FREE Half-Term Swimming Lessons For U18s

You may have already seen the 'Free Swimming' sessions being promoted via the NNC North Northants Leisure social media platforms @NNLeisure Facebook or @NN_Leisure Twitter. This initiative is again being supported by NNC Public Health by giving all people 18 or under in North Northamptonshire the opportunity to take part in free swimming sessions at their local pool on certain dates/times over the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Jan 2023 16:01 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Wilby Waste Collection - Clarification For Residents Regarding Changes

There has been confusion today regarding bin collections. Having sought clarification from our NNC councillor we are pleased to share with you the following:

The Assistant Director at North Northants Council has had further confirmation from the team that all collections in Wilby have been completed today as per the revised collection schedule.

Under the new schedule, all of Wilby has collections on... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Jan 2023 17:00 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Wilby Playing Field Trust AGM

The Wilby Playing Field Trust AGM is being held at the Playing field pavillion on Monday 10th October at 7pm. If you would like to attend please contact Elaine O'Leary (Secretary) 07952 808602.

Elaine can also be contacted for further information or if you would be willing to fill the vacancies on the committee.

Posted: Thu, 06 Oct 2022 18:40 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Safe Crossing from Wilby to Wellingborough

If you support the idea of a safe crossing from Wilby to Wellingborough, please consider signing this petition:


Posted: Mon, 03 Oct 2022 15:27 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Consultation, Services

Help for Drivers over 60 Years of Age....

Are you a mature driver (aged 60+)? Live in Northamptonshire?

Rely on being able to drive?

This FREE roadshow is for you!

About this event

Driving is an important part of our everyday life and the Northamptonshire Safer Roads Alliance (NSRA) are keen to help to keep mature drivers driving safer for longer.

Our ability to drive changes over time for different reasons, especially as we get older. It's important... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Aug 2022 16:49 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Closure of Doddington Road, Wilby

Kelly Communications Limited have requested a closure of the above road on behalf of BT. The closure is to safely undertake works in diverting a service and is expected to take place on the 1st September for one day at off peak times.

The closure and diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=130507657

If you require more information about the works please contact James Bateman on 02476 642814.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 16:51 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Grab a Jab in Wellingborough

The Mobile Vaccination Service will be at Market Street, Wellingborough (opposite Lloyds Bank) between 9am and 5pm on Thursday 26th May to Saturday 28th May

Drop in for your COVID spring booster - for ages 75+. 1st or 2nd doses* for ages 5+ and boosters for 16+

*if you are under 18 your 2nd dose should be at least 12 weeks after your 1st dose.

For ages 18+ your 2nd dose must be at least 8 weeks after... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 May 2022 17:40 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Road Closure between Wilby and Mears Ashby

Please be aware of emergency road closure by KierWSP for Wilby Road, Mears Ashby and Mears Ashby Road, Wilby. The road will be closed for four days from 24th May 2022 for category 1 repairs.

Should you require additional information please contact Darren Lake on 07564 641299

Posted: Tue, 24 May 2022 14:20 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Wilby Annual Parish Meeting 2022

Wilby's Annual Parish Meeting will be held on Monday 16th May 2022 starting at 7.30pm in the Parish Church and followed by the annual/ordinary parish council meeting. Everyone is welcome. The agenda can be accessed via the link below.

Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 12:47 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Notice of Road Closure - Doddington Road, Wilby

Western Power are intending on carrying out works on the above location. To undertake the works it will require that the road is closed for up to three days from the 16th May 2022 and to reduce the impact and duration have combined three sets of work at the same time to avoid needing to come back at a later date. They will be tree trimming, replacing a damaged pole and relocation another pole.

The closure... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 May 2022 17:42 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services