Duston Parish Council

Making Duston a Great place to Live, Work and Play

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Clerk: Mr Justin Gleich
Duston Community Centre
Pendle Road, Duston
Northamptonshire NN5 6DT

Tel: 01604 583626

Duston Parish Council provides your local services. We strive to make Duston a great place to live, work and play. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do, as well as community information. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

Latest News

Poppy Pinning Sessions

Poppy Pinning Sessions

Posted: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 11:39 by Alison Grantham

We got off to a great start on Friday, pinning the poppies on.

You can drop into the café at Pendle Road anytime between 9 and 3pm, Monday 15th to Wednesday 17th to help pin some on - no need to let us know. More »

Further drop in sessions at St Luke's Centre, Main Road as follows but please let us know if you are coming to any of these;

Monday 15th Oct 6-8pm

Thursday 18th Oct 10-2pm

We've had a really productive week and are up to date!

More dates will be announced next week

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Upton Murder

Posted: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 15:02 by Alison Grantham

A 22-year-old man from Northampton has been charged with assisting an offender, in connection with the murder of Joshua Bains.

He has been remanded in custody and is due to appear before Northampton Magistrates' Court tomorrow (Tuesday, October 9). More »

Joshua Bains, aged 28, from Northampton, died after being shot with a firearm during an incident in Webb Drive, Upton, Northampton, at about 9pm on Thursday, October 4.

A 25-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and a 23 year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder have been released under investigation pending further enquiries. A fourth man arrested on suspicion of the possession of a firearm has been released with no further action.

The investigation is ongoing and witnesses or anyone with information is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101, quoting reference number 18000476859. Alternatively, they can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111. » Less

Upton Murder

Posted: Mon, 08 Oct 2018 09:45 by Alison Grantham

Detectives are re-appealing for information following the murder of a man in Upton, Northampton on Thursday evening (October 4).

The victim, a 28-year-old man from Northampton, died after being shot with a firearm. The incident happened in Webb Drive at about 9pm. More »

Detective Superintendent Simon Cure, from the East Midlands Special Operations Unit Major Crime Team, is urging anyone who has any information that may assist the inquiry to contact the incident room on 101 as soon as possible.

He said: "This is a large-scale investigation and detectives from five forces across the East Midlands region continue to work around the clock to identify those involved and bring them to justice.

"We are working hard to establish the full circumstances that led the man's murder and, while we have already made a number of arrests, we have several lines of inquiry and more people that we need to talk to."

"We know there are people out there who can help us piece together the events that resulted in this tragic incident. Any information, however small, could be really important to the investigation so if you think you can help, please get in touch.

Anyone with information is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101, quoting reference number 18000476859. Alternatively, if they would prefer to remain anonymous, they can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

A 22 year-old man arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender remains in police custody. A 25-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and a 23 year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder have been released under investigation pending further enquiries. A fourth man arrested on suspicion of the possession of a firearm has been released with no further action. » Less