Tags: community

Police Surgery Wednesday 15 June at East Carlton Park

Officers from the local neighbourhood policing team will be holding a community surgery on Wednesday 15 June, between 10.30am and 12 noon, at East Carlton Park.

We will be on hand to listen to any concerns you have in your local community and to offer crime prevention advice.

Please come along to speak to your local officers about any issues of concern in your local community.

Everyone is welcome and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jun 2022 09:53 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Police

Police Surgery Wednesday 15 June at East Carlton Park

Officers from the local neighbourhood policing team will be holding a community surgery on Wednesday 15 June, between 10.30am and 12 noon, at East Carlton Park.

We will be on hand to listen to any concerns you have in your local community and to offer crime prevention advice.

Please come along to speak to your local officers about any issues of concern in your local community.

Everyone is welcome and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jun 2022 09:53 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Police

The Knife Angel comes to Corby

Over the past few weeks, the county has had the proud honour of hosting the iconic #KnifeAngel statue.

The 27ft monument has attracted attention from all members of the community, first in Northampton and now in Corby, where it will remain in the town centre until Sunday (May 29).

More importantly, the Knife Angel has provided the opportunity for the Force, and its partners, to talk about the dangers... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 May 2022 09:29 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Knife Angel, Knife Crime, Police

The Knife Angel

The Knife Angel will be on display on 14 May in Wellingborough at the Old Grammarians Rugby Club in Sywell Road from 12 noon to 3.30pm. In Corby, the sculpture will arrive on the evening of 14 May and be on display on Corporation Street, Willow Place until 29 May.

Want to know more please open attachment.

Also people can download the Explore Northampton app (free from the App Store - Explore Northampton... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 10:03 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Knife Angel, Knife Crime, Police

County Lines and criminal exploitation awareness events for parents

Free County Lines and Child Criminal Exploitation (CCE) awareness events are being made available to parents and carers living in Northamptonshire during May, July and October this year – the next online session is planned for Tuesday May 17 @ 7pm - 8:30pm.

The webinars are an opportunity for parents and carers to hear from a panel of experts about what criminal exploitation is, how to spot signs... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 07 May 2022 21:13 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Police, Safety

Speed matters - update

Following the article in the Winter Chronicle edition I wanted to update you on our actions regarding safety improvements on the roads of our village.

Firstly, I'd like to say a big thank you to those people who took the time to contact me with their concerns following the last article and to those who spoke to me when I knocked on your door on a wet and windy Sunday in December. The feedback I received... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2022 10:40 by Becky Jones

Tags: Speed, community, safety

Telephone Scams

The following report of a potential telephone scam to an elderly person has come to our attention.

A very persistent person, wanting various information, including the make of her TV, mums name etc, obviously keeping her on the phone trying to get any clues they could to get her password for her bank account. He actually asked her for her pin or part of her card number. He kept her talking for ages... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Mar 2022 20:37 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Fraud, Police, Scam

Tribute to Lawrence Dale

Villagers braved the poor weather yesterday to give their thanks to Lawrence Dale to pay tribute to his "outstanding service" after serving on the parish council for an incredible 38 years. The beautiful Elm tree was planted overlooking the stunning Welland Valley followed by refreshments in the Village Hall. Click below to read the full article and pictures from the Harborough Mail

Front, Lawrence... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Feb 2022 14:31 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Lawrence Dale, Tree Planting, Tribute

FREE Emergency Life Support Workshop

FREE Emergency Life Support Workshop

Wilbarston Parish Council have teamed up with North Northants CFR to provide you with an opportunity to learn how to save someone life or to know what to do in an emergency situation.

Wilbarston Village Hall

Thursday 24th February

6.00 - 8.00pm

Come and learn how to save a life!

You can book your free place by clicking on the following link https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/267872051517 it is not a requirement... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 12 Feb 2022 20:38 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Defibrillator, Emergency, First Aid, Free, Life Support, Training, Workshop

Theft from Vans

Officers from Northamptonshire Police Rural Crime Team would like to highlight the rise in Theft of Tools from Van's across the county. It would appear in some cases that the offenders are getting past the factory Installed alarms and entering the Van's with no signs of entry. Consideration for Secondary PIR alarms in the rear of Van's, not linked to the vehicles systems, would be encouraged as these... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 05 Feb 2022 13:25 by Becky Jones

Tags: Burglary, community, police