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


Northampton RSPCA has a local community fun day being held at Beckets Park, Northampton on Sunday 16th June (Father's Day) this year. You are invited to join in the fun!

Also, if you have any local youth groups that might be interested, or even want to come along and help judge a dog class at our novelty dog show please let them know!Local small businesses are able host their own stalls.Contact:Stefanie... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 10:28 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Litter Picking On Mears Ashby Road

On Saturday 30th March villagers from Mears Ashby are litter picking on Wilby Road. They have asked if anyone in Wilby would like to litter pick on Mears Ashby Road and meet them halfway. If you are interested please contact the organiser Ute Graham on 01604 812814. All equipment is provided - meet in Mears Ashby at 10am.

Vicky Smith, Clerk to Wilby Parish Council

Posted: Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:52 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Pub Quiz at The Horseshoe

A Quiz Nite is being held at The Horseshoe pub on Main Road, Wilby on 27th February in aid of St Mary The Virgin Church. If you would like more information or tickets, please call in at the pub or call Helen Tite on 01933 680635.

Posted: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 10:38 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Crisp Packet Recycler Required

Community Groups, schools and businesses are encouraged to register and set up a public drop off point where people can bring their crisp packets. The crisp packets are posted off, and you can earn reward points which can help raise money for local good causes. To my knowledge there are currently no 'drop off points' in our Borough, so it may be something you would like to consider for your local community.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 16:46 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

ALERT: Fake TV Licensing E-Mails

Action Fraud has received more than 5,000 reports about fake emails and texts purporting to be from TV Licensing. The messages contain links to genuine-looking websites that are designed to steal personal and financial information.

Always question unsolicited requests for your personal or financial information in case it's a scam. Never automatically click on a link in an unexpected email or text.

For... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:58 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Neighbourhood Watch Association Seeks Voluntary Secretary

The county Neighbourhood Watch Association is seeking voluntary support from members for a person to undertake the role of Secretary.

As an executive committee we meet only 5 times a year (7-9pm, usually in Northampton) and the role requires taking minutes for distribution, and occasionally booking rooms and helping out at any events, etc. Ideally the volunteer will have access to their own computer... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 14:13 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Help Identify Local Priorities

If you are interested in shaping the priorities for the Neighbourhood Policing Team in your area, please complete the Survey Monkey as per the below link:


Message Sent By
Katrina Heath (Police, Neighbourhood Co-ordinator, Daventry & South Northants)

Posted: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 13:56 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Consultation, Police Alert, Services

Superfast Northamptonshire - Broadband Roll-Out

Read an update about this by clicking on the link below:


Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 13:48 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Services

Please Help Shape Local Policing Priorities By Undertaking This Short Survey

Please can I encourage you to take part in our latest Neighbourhood Policing survey. This is your opportunity to tell us what the main issues are in your community, and what crimes you would like to see us target. By completing the survey, which only takes a few minutes, you will be able to set the Policing Priorities for your area. The survey can be accessed by clicking the below link:

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/LocallyIdentifiedPriorities... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 13:42 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert, Services

Read the Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner's Latest Newsletter

Stephen Mold's October 2018 newsletter document is attached here:

Posted: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:13 by Vicky Smith

Tags: Police Alert, Services