Wilbarston Parish Council

Serving the people of Wilbarston

Village Sign

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

Tel: 01933 273028

Tags: Community

Carers Awareness Day

Carers Awareness Day

Northamptonshire Carers are acutely aware that Carers have especially been adversely affected by the pandemic.

We are planning to promote the support we can offer to unpaid Carers by holding a Carers Awareness Day

Weds 9th March


St Andrews Church Rooms, Rockingham Road, Kettering, (opp Sainsburys)

Everyone is welcome

Posted: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 13:45 by Becky Jones

Tags: Carers, Community, Services, Support

Wilbarston On Radio Northampton

If you missed the great news pieces about the community spirit in Wilbarston on Monday you can listen again here at Annabel Amos - 10/01/2022 - BBC Sounds and fast track to the below times:

1:24:48 - with Sharon Harding of The Milking Parlour

1:54:30 & 2:09:37 - with Chair Nick Richards WPC

2:25:56 - with Jean Innes

2:54:55 - with Georgina Royle

Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 10:23 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Community Spirit, Radio Northampton

Swipe left to romance fraud: Family members of online daters urged to help protect their relatives

Swipe left to romance fraud: Family members of online daters urged to help protect their relatives

Officers from Northamptonshire Police are supporting a national campaign to urge families to protect their relatives from becoming a victim of romance fraud after county residents lost more than £700,000 through dating scams last year.

Daters who strike up online relationships between Christmas and Valentine's Day tend to be the most susceptible to romance fraud, however a total of 117 reports... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 10:20 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Fraud, Police

Families and care settings encouraged to use scheme to help protect people with dementia

People caring for someone living with dementia are being encouraged to use a Northamptonshire Police initiative to help keep people with dementia safe and found.

The Herbert Protocol enables carers and families of people living with dementia to log key information about them on a form, including their description, a current photograph, medical information, favourite locations, hobbies, routines and... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 09 Jan 2022 21:55 by Becky Jones

Tags: Dementia, community, police

Do you own a Caravan?

Owners of Caravans are being asked to ensure that their details.are currently up to date on the national database held by CRiS. Every caravan from 1996 will have been registered with them and its vital that your details are up to date on their database. By logging onto www.cris.co.uk you can make contact and ensure your details are correct. This allows the police and authorised bodies to know who the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Jan 2022 20:56 by Becky Jones

Tags: Caravan, Community, Police

What should our policing priorities be in YOUR area?

What should our policing priorities be in YOUR area?

Tell us about the issues that matter most to you where you live and work by completing our online survey.

It only takes a few minutes and the information you give us will help identify the local neighbourhood policing priorities for your area.

Click here to take the survey www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/NorthantsLocalPriorities

Posted: Sat, 27 Nov 2021 14:26 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Police

Courteenhall Christmas Fair

Christmas Fair 27th and 28th November

Join the festive fun at our Christmas Fair set in the stunning grounds of Courteenhall Estate.

- Choose your perfect Christmas tree

- Meet Santa

- ticket required

- Enjoy some festive beverages from the bar

- Tick off your Christmas shopping list

- Be Merry!

Entrance tickets & Santa Experience tickets available online: www.linktr.ee/courteenhall

Alternatively, entrance... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Nov 2021 09:44 by Becky Jones

Tags: Christmas, Christmas Fair, Community, Events

Burglary - Weston By Welland

It has been reported that unknown persons have stolen a Quad Bike from within a shed which they have broken off the lock to.

The Quad Bike is a


This happened between:

22:00 hrs on FRIDAY 08/10/2021 & 05:50 hrs on SATURDAY 09/10/2021

At a premises on


Occurrence number – 21000 587 415

Did you witness anything?

Did you... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Oct 2021 19:29 by Becky Jones

Tags: Burglary, community, police

Bikeability - Free Event Kettering

Bikeability - Free Event Kettering

Bikeability - Level 1 & 2

Thursday 28th & Friday 29th October 2021

10am - 2.30pm

10+ year olds welcome

North Park Community Pavilion Kettering

Contact: leisure.kbc@northnorthants.gov.uk to register a FREE place

Posted: Tue, 12 Oct 2021 14:16 by Becky Jones

Tags: Bikeability, Community, Event

Library Plus Taster Morning

Check out our courses and meet the tutors

Corby Library Saturday 6th November 11am – 1pm

A drop in 'taster session' to find out about and enrol on our *FREE* Adult Learning courses

• Family Language starts Monday 8th November

•Keeping Families Safe Online starts Tuesday 9th November

• Family Finances – Raise your game! starts Tuesday 9th November

Posted: Sat, 09 Oct 2021 21:28 by Becky Jones

Tags: Adult Learning, Community, English, Family Finances, Internet Safety, Language, Library