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: Services

ACTIVE NORTHANTS - June Special - FREE Classes for Teenagers

Are you a teenager struggling with motivation? Are you looking for something new to try? Or do you just want to hang out with your mates doing something.

ACTIVE NORTHANTS offers Boxing, Calisthenics, Dance, Fitness and Yoga classes FREE OF CHARGE throughout June, you can sign in and spend time with other teenagers in a socially minded physical activity setting.

To make it even better, the more you participate... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 19:31 by Becky Jones

Tags: Exercise, Fitness, Mental Health, Services

Household Waste Recycling Centres to Reopen

Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) will be open again from Monday 18 May 2020 for residents to dispose of essential household waste. Only essential journeys should be made to the HWRCs, and for residents to only use them if waste or recycling cannot be stored safely at home without causing injury, harm or risk to health. In line with Public Health England guidance, residents who are vulnerable,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 May 2020 09:35 by Becky Jones

Tags: HWRC, Household Waste Recycling Centres, Services

Support Line

Need Help? Wilbarston Good Neighbours Scheme are only a phone call away, call on 07379 680 693. Alternatively Northamptonshire's dedicated Coronavirus support line is:

0300 126 1000 (option 5)

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 16:26 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Emergency Plan, Mental Health, Services

Anglian Water Priority Register

Anglian Water (AW) has asked parish and town councils to advertise the fact that some residents, including those people who are self-isolating due to Coronavirus, can register for free to receive additional practical support from AW's Priority Services.

Some of the help available by being on the Priority Services Register includes; help with reading the water meter, a knock and wait service where AW... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 16:21 by Becky Jones

Tags: Anglian Water, Emergency Plan, Services

Lrf Covid-19 Help Line

New Coronavirus support line launched

A new support line has been launched to support the most vulnerable members of our community.

The new support line - which can be reached on 0300 126 1000 (Option 5) - allows those who cannot leave their homes under current restrictions and those who have nobody to call upon for help, to request support in getting access to food, prescriptions and other vital services... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:12 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Mental Health, Services, Social Care

Voice Launches Home Support App To Help Victims of Crime During Social Distancing

Voice Launches Home Support App To Help Victims of Crime During Social Distancing

Voice for Victims and Witnesses - the free, confidential support service for victims and witnesses of crime in Northamptonshire - is today releasing the Voice Home Support Hub app, to help people cope and recover from the effects of crime during social distancing.

The app is available for download now, for free, at www.voicehomesupporthub.co.uk

The lockdown measures imposed to help stop the spread of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 15:41 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Police, Services, community, crime

Welland Wanderer Suspended

Welland Wanderer East and West Bus Services

Please note that after Friday 27th March 2020 due to the restrictions in place to combat the spread of the coronavirus these services are


until further notice

This is very much regretted but is necessary. Arrangements will be made to resume them as soon as possible after restrictions are lifted

Further information may be obtained from

Wilbarston Parish... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 17:13 by Becky Jones

Tags: Busses, Coronavirus, Emergency Plan, Services, Welland Wanderer, community

Parking Enforcement

Dear Resident,

Kettering Borough Council will be taking over responsibility for enforcing parking in the Borough of Kettering and will have powers to issue fines to motorists from Monday 3rd of February 2020.

If you currently park on street but are unsure about what the rules are for parking then please visit www.northamptonshiretraffweb.co.uk. This will explain what the rules are for parking on every... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Jan 2020 10:57 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, Parking, Services, community

Theft from Motor Vehicle - Carlton Road Wilbarston

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a theft from motor vehicle in Carlton Road, Wilbarston.

This happened on the 11th Dec between 13.00 - 17.00 hours.

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of?

If so, then please contact Northamptonshire Police on .101

Crime number 19000663035... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Dec 2019 19:22 by Becky Jones

Tags: News, Police, Services, community

Support available for older residents

Community Champions project can now support people in Wilbarston, offering befriending volunteers to older people.

Supporting older people back into the heart of their communities, they have volunteers who

- Visit you at home

- Telephone you weekly

- Write to you as a pen pal

- Give digital support

Please call now for more information:

01858 439262



Posted: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 11:11 by Becky Jones

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