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: News

Revised Welland Wanderer Bus Timetable

Revised Welland Wanderer Bus Timetable to include stops at Stoke Albany, Gretton and Rockingham.

Posted: Tue, 28 May 2019 10:10 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, Services, Busses, Rural Transport, Welland Wanderer

Incident of Vehicle Crime Carlton Road Wilbarston 17/05/2019 10:23:52 [270547]

An incident took place at Carlton Road Wilbarston on 17/5/19 at 10.23 UNKNOWN PERSON/S HAVE GAINED ENTRY TO IP'S VAN CAUSING NO DAMAGE, STEALING ITEMS FROM WITHIN.


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... Read More »


Posted: Mon, 20 May 2019 12:00 by Becky Jones

Tags: Police, News, community

Lost Engagement Ring

Lost Engagement Ring

Have you seen this engagement ring?

Heartbroken member of the public is calling on residents in the hope that her engagement ring that holds over 40 years of memories may have been found

It is believed a ring similar to this may have been lost in either Wilbarston Sports Field, or in the lay-by outside it in January

If you can help please contact

Lesley on 07793 212450

Posted: Mon, 20 May 2019 11:35 by Becky Jones

Tags: community, News

Local Government Reform - Government Decision

The Secretary of State has today issued his formal decision in relation to the future structure of local government, with a written statement to The House.

In short, the government decision is: -

1. To replace the current arrangement with two new Unitary Councils (one for the north, one for the west).

2. The implementation date is 1st April 2021.

3. The above are contingent on a Children's Trust being... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 09:51 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, council, unity authorities, local government

Highways Closure - A427 Dingley, Brampton Ash, Stoke Albany, Wilbarston, East Carlton and Corby

Northamptonshire Highways are planning to carry out carriageway works along the A427 between Corby and the County Boundary. To undertake these works safely will require that the road is closed for up to three nights from the 18th March.

A plan showing the extent of the closure and diversion can be viewed here https://roadworks.org?tm=112840452

Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 09:17 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, road closures, highways

Local Government Re-Organisation

Although deadlines are approaching at the moment we do not know a lot more than we did last time about the specifics of the proposed local government re-organisation in the county as they will affect parish councils, although the government appointed commissioners currently overseeing finance and governance at the county council are making themselves available at drop in sessions for members of the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 18:23 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, Services, community, Consultation, Councillors, council, election

Parish Council Vacancy

As a result of the resignation of Cllr Georgina Royle a vacancy has arisen on the parish council. Formal notice will be given on 28 February and following a stipulated period either an election will be called, if requested by sufficient electors, or the council will be able to co-opt. Either way there will be the opportunity for another resident to become a part of the parish council.

This is an ideal... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 18:22 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, council, vacancy, Councillors

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

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, community, Services, Police, crime

Public Bridleway Temporary Closure

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14

THE NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL (PUBLIC BRIDLEWAY HH5 – PARISH OF WILBARSTON)

(TEMPORARY CLOSURE) ORDER 2018

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, community, bridleway