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

Good Neighbour scheme

With this issue of the Chronicle you will find a short questionnaire about the possibility of establishing a Good Neighbour Scheme in our community. We would like to establish whether there is a need for such a scheme and would like to hear your views.

What is a Good Neighbour Scheme?

We are fortunate in our village to have a pub and a village shop but have seen a decline in the bus service which has... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 10:24 by Becky Jones

Tags: Mental Health, News, Services, community, services, voluntary, volunteers

Police and Fire Priorities - Your Views

Please tell us your views on future Police and Fire Priorities for Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold is updating his Police and Crime Plan and launching a new Fire & Rescue Plan – his first since taking responsibility for Northamptonshire Fire & Rescue Service in January 2019.

In both plans, Stephen has outlined his priorities for actions... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Feb 2019 13:49 by Becky Jones

Tags: Consultation, Police, community

Burglary Wilbarston School

The incident took place at Wilbarston School. Did you see anyone loitering around in the area? Please do not hesitate to call 101 (or 999 if a crime is in progress). If you have seen or heard anything that you feel may be helpful or may aid the Police in their investigation, please contact the main enquiry number (101) and quote Crime Number: 19000037248

Posted: Sun, 27 Jan 2019 16:17 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, Police, Services, community, crime

Public Bridleway Temporary Closure





NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Northamptonshire County Council have made an Order the effect of which is to prohibit only equestrians from proceeding along that length of Public Bridleway HH5 in the Parish of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 16:10 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, bridleway, community

2 bed House to let in Wilbarston

Kendalls Close, Wilbarston

Weekly rent £88.76/Monthly rent £385.96

Applicants must have proven housing need and priority will be given to applicants who have a local connection to Wilbarston (This includes current residency, previous residency, family connections and employment).

Properties will be advertised with Kettering Keyways so applicants must be registered them at www.keyways.org.uk... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 12:23 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, community, housing

Welland Wanderer East Bus Service

Wilbarston Parish Council are pleased announce the launch of the Welland Wanderer East service which commences tomorrow. Welland Wanderer East Bus Timetable

Posted: Thu, 08 Nov 2018 22:09 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, Services, busses, community, rural transport, welland wanderer

Could you be Britian's Best Home Cook?

Could you be Britian's Best Home Cook?

Do you love cooking? Can you impress a panel of judges with your culinary creations? The second series of Britain's Best Home Cook is about to be produced and they are looking for new fabulous home cooks who might want to apply to be on the BBC1 show. For further details visit; https://britainsbesthomecook.co.uk

Posted: Sun, 04 Nov 2018 20:33 by Becky Jones

Tags: Allotments, News, community

Break Into Sheds On Allotments - Church Street Wilbarston

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a break into sheds on the allotments in Church Street, Wilbarston.

This happened between the 06th and 09th of Oct. Did you witness anything? Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious? Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of? If so, then please contact Northamptonshire Police on 101.
Crime number 18000485061... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Oct 2018 10:57 by Becky Jones

Tags: Police, community, crime

Local Treasures exhibition in Kettering

Local Treasures exhibition in Kettering

World class treasures are coming home to Kettering

Some world class treasures are on their way home to Kettering Borough Council's Manor House Museum.

Three precious archaeological objects - a 1500-year-old necklace, a mysterious mirror and a quirky Roman hockey player will be on loan from the British Museum for the Local Treasures exhibition which starts on Saturday 22 September. Alongside them will... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:31 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, Services, community, what's on

Rushton Road Allotment Site

Many thanks are due to Fred and Bradley Smith for doing a great job cutting down brambles and other vegetation up to, and a little beyond, the new fence at the Rushton Road site.

The aim is to bring this back as far as possible to the status of a verge which can be included in any future mowing schemes.

Posted: Wed, 12 Sep 2018 11:58 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, community