Wilbarston Parish Council

Serving the people of Wilbarston

Village Sign

Clerk: Mrs Becky Jones
1 Castle Road, Wellingborough
Northamptonshire NN8 1LL

Tel: 01933 273028

Author: Becky Jones

Scrubs for NHS

Are you or any of your contacts handy with a sewing machine and would you like to do something really practical to help the NHS? If yes, why not consider making scrubs for clinical staff carrying out reviews in care homes. Check out this page on what's involved: http://www.dgft.nhs.uk/making-scrubs-for-our-hospital-staff/. Locally, the NHS needs 8 sets x Large and long, 2 sets x Large and short, and... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 25 Jul 2020 11:55 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Covid-19, NHS

The Welland Wanderer Returns

Welland Wanderer West and East Bus Services

These services will be resuming with effect from Tuesday 4th August

There are no timetable alterations from previously but users should note -

Face coverings, which should be provided by the passengers, must be worn when on the bus

Passengers will be advised when boarding to spread themselves around the bus to comply with current social distancing guidelines... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 21:50 by Becky Jones

Tags: Bus Service, Covid-19, Transport, Welland Wanderer

Wilbarston Village Hall To Reopen

Wilbarston Village Hall welcomes users on Friday 17th July

HELP KEEP OUR HALL COVID-19 SECURE

1. YOU MUST NOT ENTER IF YOU OR ANYONE IN YOUR HOUSEHOLD HAS COVID-19 SYMPTOMS.

2. If you develop COVID-19 symptoms within 7 days

of visiting these premises alert Test, Track and Trace. Alert the Hall Manager on 07484 626166 and alert the organiser of the activity you attended.

3. Maintain 2 metres social distancing... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 16:18 by Becky Jones

Tags: Covid-19, Village Hall

Wilbarston Village Hall Plans to Reopen

HELP KEEP OUR HALL COVID-19 SECURE

1. YOU MUST NOT ENTER IF YOU OR ANYONE IN YOUR HOUSEHOLD HAS COVID-19 SYMPTOMS.

2. If you develop COVID-19 symptoms within 7 days

of visiting these premises alert Test, Track and Trace. Alert the Hall Manager on 07484 626166 and alert the organiser of the activity you attended.

3. Maintain 2 metres social distancing as far as possible: Wait for your activity outside.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 16:18 by Becky Jones

Tags: Covid-19, Village Hall

Summer Reading Challenge

Summer Reading Challenge

Every year Northamptonshire Libraries deliver the Summer Reading Challenge, which challenges children to read 6 books during the summer holidays. It has been proven that children who don't continue reading during the summer have a lower reading age when they return to school in September than that before the summer.

You can find out more about the challenge on our webpage: www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/src... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 21:36 by Becky Jones

Tags: Library

Growing Food for Health and Wellbeing - 10 to 16 August 2020

Still lots of time to enter our National Allotments Week Competition, tell us your Allotment Story

  • "What my allotment means to me" for individuals (14 years upwards)- £100 prize
  • "The history of our site" or "Our site's projects and plans for the future" for associations - £200 prize
  • " What I grow at the allotment" for children (up to 14 years)- £50 prize

We are asking for short mobile... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 20:56 by Becky Jones

Tags: Allotments

The Chronicle - Summer Edition

The Chronicle - Summer Edition

Posted: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 12:16 by Becky Jones

Tags: Chronicle, Newsletter

Have your say on cycling and walking in Northamptonshire

Northants ACRE want to hear YOUR ideas for making Northants a better place for cycling, walking & maintaining social distancing.

Use our interactive map to log your suggestions for cycle routes, cycle parking, improved footway space and quieter streets

Click here to make cycling and walking safer in Northamptonshire

As Government Covid-19 lockdown procedures are adjusted, we want to hear your ideas... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 12:14 by Becky Jones

Tags: Cycling, Exercise, Fitness, Walking, community

New Councillors Co-Opted

Wilbarston Parish Council welcomes Ann Dowling and Tommy Kelly as new councillors.

Posted: Wed, 03 Jun 2020 16:36 by Becky Jones

Tags: Councillors

ACTIVE NORTHANTS - June Special - FREE Classes for Teenagers

Are you a teenager struggling with motivation? Are you looking for something new to try? Or do you just want to hang out with your mates doing something.

ACTIVE NORTHANTS offers Boxing, Calisthenics, Dance, Fitness and Yoga classes FREE OF CHARGE throughout June, you can sign in and spend time with other teenagers in a socially minded physical activity setting.

To make it even better, the more you participate... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 19:31 by Becky Jones

Tags: Exercise, Fitness, Mental Health, Services