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: Police

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

Burglary - Shed Break

Between 30/09/2021 - 04/10/2021 20:30 - 18:00 On Ashley Road Weston By Welland Kettering unknown person/s have entered forced open a shed door by unknown means and have removed items from within.

If you have witnessed this or have any information that may assist us with our investigation please contact 101 and quote occurrence number 21000579224.

Posted: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 20:06 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Police

COVID Pass Fraud

Criminals are using the NHS COVID Pass as a way to target the public by convincing them to hand over money, financial details and personal information. They are sending imitation text messages, emails and making phone calls pretending to be from the NHS, and offering fake vaccine certificates for sale online and through social media.

- The NHS App is FREE

- The NHS COVID Pass is FREE

- The NHS will... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Sep 2021 22:09 by Becky Jones

Tags: Covid, Fraud, Neighbourhood Watch, Police

Incidents of cold calling

Police officers are warning residents in Kettering and Corby to be wary of 'Nottingham Knockers' after reports that they've been operating in the two towns.

'Nottingham Knocking' is a scam where individuals sell items from door to door at inflated prices, being transported together into an area by their employers. It can also be used as an opportunity to scout homes for potential burglaries.

'Nottingham... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 21:05 by Becky Jones

Tags: Police, community

Reports of Distraction Burglary

The Police have had reports that there are people going door to door selling cloths and other sundry items, and some have claimed that this is on behalf of Neighbourhood Watch.

Neighbourhood Watch in Northants do not do this, and do not support any organisations doing this on Neighbourhood Watch's behalf.

This is a tactic often used in Distraction Burglary. and the Police have reports of these people... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 10:57 by Becky Jones

Tags: Burglary, Community, Police

Wilbarston Receives A Grant Award

A grant has just been awarded to the Parish Council by NSRA the Northamptonshire Safer Roads Safety Alliance, an initiative funded by the Northamptonshire Police, Fire & Crime Commissioner. This is to enable the Parish to purchase a new additional VAS – that is a Vehicle Activated Speed Sign – a sign that tells people how fast they are driving to encourage them to slow down and observe... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Mar 2021 13:39 by Becky Jones

Tags: Police, Speed Sign, Speed Warning, Traffic Calming, VAS, Vehicle Activated Speed Sign


Over the coming weeks, we will be setting the foundations for a major new focus on local policing in Northamptonshire.

The number of neighbourhood police constables across rural and urban communities will be doubled, growing from 50 to 100 over the next 18 months, with still further increases planned.

Neighbourhood policing will be at the heart of our fight against crime: we will be providing visible,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 20:41 by Becky Jones

Tags: Police, community

Neighbourhood Police Officer Numbers Set To Double

The number of neighbourhood police officers focusing on local policing in communities in Northamptonshire, is set to double in a major investment of resources in visible, effective local crimefighting.

The increase will take the number of dedicated neighbourhood policing constables across rural and urban parts of the county, from 50 to 100 over the next 18 months, with further increases anticipated... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 20:26 by Becky Jones

Tags: Police, community

Dingley Crime

An incident of interfering with a motor vehicle has been reported this happened between 10/02/21@20.55-21.15

Did you see anyone loitering around in the area of HARBOROUGH ROAD, DINGLEY. 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 us in our investigation, please contact the main enquiry number (101) and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 20:23 by Becky Jones

Tags: Crime, Police

WANTED: Police Liaison Representative

Wilbarston Parish Council is looking to appoint a Police Liaison Representative to act as the liaison between the council and the police.

Do you have an interest in Neighborhood Policing?

Can you commit to between 5 and 10 hours per month?

For further information on the role description for the Police Liaison Reps click on the link below https://www.northantscalc.com/uploads/police-liaison-representative-role-description-vdec20.pdf... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 21:19 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Police, Police Liaison