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: community

Stay at home, save lives and protect our NHS!

Please see a statement below from the Chief Constable of Northamptonshire Police on Tues 24 March on Covid-19:

Chief Constable Nick Adderley, said: "We are all aware we are now living in unprecedented times and, from today, every one of us is being asked to step up and play a crucial role in the battle against Covid-19. All that is requested of you is that you follow Government advice - stay at home,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 11:38 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Emergency Plan, Police, community, local government

Volunteers To Stay Safe During Covid-19 Pandemic

Volunteers To Stay Safe During Covid-19 Pandemic

Free training, advice and support is available.

If you are volunteering or coming together, forming groups to lend a helping hand to neighbours at this difficult time. Northamptonshire ACRE can provide support and advice for you on matters including policies and safety information.

It's important that community groups bear in mind their duty of care not only to their volunteers but to those they help.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 11:19 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Emergency Plan, Social Care, community, voluntary, volunteers

Volunteer to help those in need - Coronavirus

Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) is co-ordinating the community volunteer response and wants to hear from individual volunteers or representatives of community groups, including parish and town council-led groups, that need extra volunteers in the coming weeks and months.

Visit https://www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/coronavirus-updates/Pages/volunteer-to-help-those-in-need-coronavirus.aspx to find... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 09:46 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Emergency Plan, Social Care, community, volunteers

Northants Police Urge the Public To Report Online Where They Can

As concerns over Covid-19 increase, members of the public are reminded of the need to only use the 999 or 101 service where it is absolutely necessary, and to otherwise use the online reporting systems in place.

While the Force continues to deal with Covid-19 and understand the detail of the Prime Ministers announcement, the force is urging people to head online to report non-emergency incidents and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 20:50 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Police, community

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

Covid-19 Support

Good Neighbours Scheme

Given the current situation we are launching our Good Neighbours Scheme to help those in need.

We would like to have a co-ordinated approach to help those who need it in our community. Due to the daily changing situation we are asking for volunteers to help with some important tasks; whether this be a friendly voice over the phone, collecting shopping for those who are unable to,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 22:16 by Becky Jones

Tags: Covid-19, Emergency Plan, community

Stoke Albany Crime

An incident of interfering with a motor vehicle at Harborough Road, Stoke Albany has been reported this happened between 05/03/2020@12.40-12.45

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 us in our investigation, please contact the main enquiry... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 08 Mar 2020 21:01 by Becky Jones

Tags: Police, community, crime

It Takes All Sorts

It Takes All Sorts

It's election time at Wilbarston Parish Council!

- Do you want to do something positive for your community?

- Can you think, listen and act locally?

- Can you attend eleven evening meetings per year (on a Thursday)?

Elections to Wilbarston Parish Council will be held on 7 May 2020 (Applications must be submitted by 4pm - 8 April 2020)

There are over 10,000 parish councils representing around 16 million... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 22:01 by Becky Jones

Tags: Councillors, community, council, election

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