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

Tags: Covid-19

Spread The Word, Not The Virus

Cases of Covid are rising across the county, by getting both jabs you reduce the chance of being hospitalised by over 92%. This NHS video features young Covid patients talking about their experiences of suffering from serious Covid-19 and developing Long Covid, and the experience of Doctors and frontline staff treating them: https://youtu.be/XEwwcIs6aH4. "In hindsight I wish I had taken the jab when... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 20:50 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, NHS, Vaccination, Vaccine

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

Alert - Coronavirus Vaccination Scams

As of 7 January 2021, Action Fraud had received 57 reports from members of the public who have been sent text messages claiming to be from the NHS, offering them the opportunity to sign up for coronavirus vaccinations. The texts ask the recipient to click on a link which takes them to an online form where they are prompted to input personal and financial details. In some cases the online form has looked... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 20:01 by Becky Jones

Tags: Covid-19, Police

Covid-19 Tier 2 Requirements - Dec 2

Covid-19 Tier 2 Requirements - Dec 2

Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 22:22 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Tier 2

Creep safe this Halloween!

This Halloween and Bonfire Night will be a little different this year for families across Northamptonshire as we come to terms with celebrating the season alongside Covid-19 restrictions.

We want to discourage people from having bonfires and fireworks at home, but we know that some may still do this, so this edition shares some of the main tips for trying to keep as safe as possible.

How to have FUN…... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 12:38 by Becky Jones

Tags: Bonfire Night, Coronavirus, Covid-19, Fire Safety, Halloween

Covid-19 Testing Site

A bit further afield, there is a new Covid-19 Testing Site at the long stay car park, Northampton Road, Towcester

Posted: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 20:54 by Becky Jones

Tags: Covid-19, Testing Site

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