Wilbarston Parish Council

Serving the people of Wilbarston

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

Tel: 01933 273028

Author: Becky Jones

Covid Vaccine Passport Scam

Covid Vaccine Passport Scam

We have been made aware of a Covid Vaccine Passport scam email going around that purports to be from the NHS and informs recipients that they can apply for their "Digital Coronavirus Passports" Clicking on the link within the email, takes you to a convincing but fake NHS website that asks for personal and payment details. (for an admin fee) The website has since been taken down, but in case similar... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 10:30 by Becky Jones

Tags: Covid-19, NHS, Scam emails, Vaccine Scam

For The Love Of Books

For The Love Of Books

From 10 July 2021, Northamptonshire Libraries are challenging you to read 12 books in 6 months.

Children can sign up to the Summer Reading Challenge in their local library any time from 10 July and collect their free Space Chase folder. The challenge is to read six library books over the summer and collect special smelly stickers along the way. When six books have been read they earn a finishers certificate... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Jun 2021 11:23 by Becky Jones

Tags: Libraries, Summer Reading Challenge

Corby Library Newsletter - June 2021

Corby Libraries easy to read guide to what's on offer, how to get involved with our free activities, and the exciting things we've got coming up, including reading challenges for both children and adults!

Posted: Mon, 21 Jun 2021 10:46 by Becky Jones

Tags: Corby, library, newsletter

North Northamptonshire Leaders Update - Issue 1

An update from the Leader of North Northamptonshire Council, Cllr Jason Smithers.

Posted: Mon, 21 Jun 2021 10:13 by Becky Jones

Tags: NNC, Newsletter, North Northamptonshire

Wilbarston Supports Community First Responders

Wilbarston Parish Council is pleased to have donated £500 to North Northants Community First Responders for the purchase of life saving equipment.

East Midlands Ambulance Service provides emergency 999 care and telephone clinical assessment services for a population of 4.8 million people.

Community first responders (CFRs) are in schemes founded and run by volunteers who give up their spare time... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 14:22 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Community First Responder, Defibrillator, Health and Safety

Welland Wanderer resumes Tuesday 4th May

Bus Services

Welland Wanderer East and West

Services will resume with effect from Tuesday 4th May 2021

Please comply with all covid-19 regulations and follow any instructions from the driver

There are no changes to the timetable

Posted: Sat, 17 Apr 2021 08:03 by Becky Jones

Tags: Bus Service, Timetable, Transport, Welland Wanderer

Election of Parish Councillors


The following is a statement of the persons nominated for election as a Parish Councillor for Wilbarston

Please refer to page 39 of the link

Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 21:29 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Council, Councilors, Elections

North Northamptonshire mourns the loss of His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh

The announcement of the death of His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, is received with deep sadness.

A letter has been sent from North Northamptonshire Council, on behalf of members, officers of the council and people of the local authority, expressing condolences at this very sad time.

This is an extremely sad day for us all and our thoughts are with the Royal Family at what must... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 14:18 by Becky Jones

Tags: Condolence, HRH, Royality, The Duke of Edinburgh, Tributes

Tributes following the death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

In line with the Royal Household's wishes, we are requesting that residents of Wilbarston avoid laying floral tributes.

While we understand that many will wish to pay their respects, it is important that we continue to abide by ongoing COVID-19 guidance, so gatherings of any kind are not advised as public safety remains our priority even at this sad time.

As outlined by the Government, there will be... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 14:08 by Becky Jones

Tags: Condolence, HRH, Royality, The Duke of Edinburgh, Tributes

Refurbishment work on the A14 Junctions

A14 junctions 3, 4, 7 and 8: essential maintenance and refurbishment works At Highways England, we believe in a connected country and our network makes these connections happen. We strive to improve our major roads and motorways in the East Midlands, to keep people moving today and moving better tomorrow.

I am writing to inform you of a new scheme of works that we will be carrying out from 1 June 2021.... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 04 Apr 2021 08:44 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, Road Works, highways, road closures