Splash Park at The Embankment, Wellingborough
The Splash Park is a popular children's water play feature situated next to the River Nene at The Embankment, Wellingborough (NN8 1LD). It is completely free and offers everything families could need for a fun-filled day in the sun. As well as the main water feature there are picnic tables, a shelter and regular food and ice cream vans. There is free car... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 Jul 2018 18:54 by Vicky Smith
Please have consideration for your neighbours. If you do have a bonfire then do ensure that:
1 The material is dry and clean e.g. not oily or painted
2 You do not use oil or tyres to light the fire or leave it unattended
3 You do not light the fire in the evening or when it is windy as weather conditions at this time of day often cause smoke to hang in the air
4 You do not burn other material such as household... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 Jul 2018 09:42 by Vicky Smith
Speeding traffic is a blight on village life all over the country. Wilby Parish Council has recently purchased half shares in a Speed Indicator Device (SID). With the help of local volunteers it is the intention to move this sign around the village intermittently, with the expectation it will encourage speeding drivers to slow down and drivers in general to regularly keep to the 30 mph limit.
Posted: Fri, 29 Jun 2018 10:34 by Vicky Smith
Wilby Playing Fields Trust is pleased to welcome new outdoor gym equipment for adults which has been fitted over the last 2 days.
We have been very lucky in securing funding to improve the park's facilities and to be able to provide something for adults. The equipment will be fenced off to deter children.
We would like to thank the following for their financial support for this project:
Tesco Bags for... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Jun 2018 10:37 by Vicky Smith
NORTHAMPTONSHIRE CARERS - NATIONAL LOTTERY CONNECTING COMMUNITIES PROJECT
Northamptonshire Carers have been fortunate in securing a contract to develop links with local Communities, helping to build resilience and improving the lives of unpaid Carers and those they care for. Our aim is to help to bring Communities together particularly in rural and hard to reach areas providing information, advice and... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 Jun 2018 15:10 by Vicky Smith