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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Newsletter from the Police Fire and Crime Commissioner

Read how the PFCC has been working on behalf of the people of Northamptonshire in our May newsletter.

Please click below to read the newsletter.


Posted: Fri, 08 May 2020 13:19 by Vicky Smith

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Public are urged to Stay Home to Save Lives

Northamptonshire's senior leaders are urging the public to keep saving lives – by continuing to stay at home.

As the experts report that the UK appears to have passed the peak of new coronavirus infections there are fears people will draw their own conclusions and decide this is the time to relax social distancing measures.

Assistant Chief Constable Simon Blatchly, Gold Commander for Op Talla,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 11:38 by Vicky Smith

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Corona Virus Support Line for Vulnerable People

Following the successful appeal last week to find volunteers to help those in need in Northamptonshire during the coronavirus pandemic, a new support line has now been launched to support the most vulnerable members of our community.

Those requiring help are asked to call the support line on the following number. 0300 126 1000 (option 5). Individuals can also email nccg.communityresilience.covid19@nhs.net... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 11:53 by Vicky Smith

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Alcohol Demotivator

You might be drinking more than you think, especially in these difficult times.


After you enter your daily alcohol intake, Abbeycare's tool shows the negative effects of that consumption level, on health, finances, etc.

Stay safe!

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 11:05 by Vicky Smith

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Look Out for One Another

Coronavirus Awareness

Everyone is facing so many unknowns. As the guidance on social distancing and self-isolation is being updated and upgraded daily, please can we all think about our neighbours and especially any elderly or vulnerable people living nearby who may be in need of help or just friendly contact.

If everyone in Wilby were to think about their immediate neighbours, keep an eye on them and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 16:01 by Vicky Smith

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Prosecution For Two Persons Flytipping In Ecton

Published Friday, 31 January 2020

Sourced from Borough Council of Wellingborough website/ news

Two men from Northampton have been fined £1180 for fly-tipping furniture and household items at Lower Ecton Lane, Ecton.

Wellingborough Norse, joint venture partners with the Borough Council of Wellingborough, investigated the reports of fly-tipping and discovered an address label to a householder who... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 14:08 by Vicky Smith

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Latest Newsletter from the Northants Police Fire and Crime Commissioner

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

Please click here to view the newsletter.

Posted: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 17:09 by Vicky Smith

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Northamptonshire Advanced Motorists

Four young drivers in Northamptonshire have become the latest graduates of a scheme working to improve the safety of the county's roads, taking the number of drivers who have now passed the Northampton Advanced Motorists advanced driving course to more than 1,000.

The IAM RoadSmart Advanced Driving Course gives drivers of all ages and levels of experience the opportunity to enhance their skills, enjoy... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 19:09 by Vicky Smith

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Planned Closure - A45 East - Sunday 26th January

Information received this morning from Highways England.

Highways England wish to notify you that for safety reasons, their contractor Western Power Distribution, will have one lane closed on the A45 Eastbound between Rushden Lakes roundabout & Chowns Mill roundabout, Sunday 26th January from 0700hrs to 1400hrs, please plan your journey as some delay may be encountered.

Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 13:53 by Vicky Smith

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Help Save Wilby Parish Council

Three of the seven existing Wilby Parish Councillors have indicated they will not be standing for re-election in May 2020. If you feel you have the time and inclination to join us in serving the community in which we live in then please contact our clerk (see above) to find out more. To be eligible you must have lived in Wilby or have owned property here for a minimum of 1 year.

The attached document... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 16:44 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Consultation, Newsletters, Services