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PLEASE READ Covid Vaccine Passport Scam

PLEASE READ Covid Vaccine Passport Scam

We have been made aware of a Covid Vaccine Passport scam email going around that purports to be from the NHS and informs recipients that they can apply for their "Digital Coronavirus Passports"

Clicking on the link within the email takes you to a convincing but fake NHS website that asks for personal and payment details. (for an admin fee)

The website has since been taken down, but in case similar emails/websites... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:23 by Parish Office

Tags: Coronavirus, Coronavirus Passports, Covid 19, Covid19, Fraud, NHS, Vaccination

Burglary Dwelling, Harlestone Road, Duston, Northampton

Burglary Dwelling, Harlestone Road, Duston, Northampton

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a burglary dwelling on Harlestone Road, Duston. Whereby unknown person/s have forced entry to a rear door and conducted an untidy search sometime on the 16/06/2021 but taking no items from within. Unknown person/s then appears to have returned between 1700hrs on 18/06/2021 and 1000hrs on 20/06/2021 gaining entry by unknown means and taken... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Jun 2021 13:14 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Watch, Northamptonshire Police

Online Gaming Advice and Free Webinars For Parents

Online Gaming Advice and Free Webinars For Parents

Online gaming has seen a massive increase in popularity with children over the COVID-19 pandemic, as a result of more time spent at home and restrictions on physical social contact.

As grandparents, parents or guardians of children under the age of 18, your parenting community is very welcome to join one of our free Gaming4Good webinars where they can hear from a panel of experts in family gaming who... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Jun 2021 16:02 by Parish Office

Tags: Child Safety, Children, Covid 19

Important information from Northants Police

Important information from Northants Police

Here is some helpful information to spot the signs of Drug Dealing in your area and what you can do. You don't have to put up with it.

Posted: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 12:56 by Parish Office

Tags: Crime, Drug dealing, Duston, Northamptonshire Police

Rogue traders

Rogue traders

Northamptonshire Police is committed to preventing and deterring doorstep crime from the County, and to help keep safe, those most vulnerable from this type of crime. Our Doorstep crime Action Network (DAN) brings together members of the public, private, public, charity, and community sector organisations.

We are asking anyone who has contact with an elderly or vulnerable person to pass on the gentle... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 10:23 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Watch, Northamptonshire Police

Good news! The Bargain Shop at Duston Community Centre is re-opening!!

Good news! The Bargain Shop at Duston Community Centre is re-opening!!

Great news! The bargain shop located inside Duston Community centre is reopening on Monday 7th June at 1:30 pm.

For 20% commission, the bargain shop will try and sell your unwanted CLEAN and nearly new clothes and bric a brac items.

10 articles can be accepted at any one time. Mark all your items clearly with your name, description including the colour of the article & the price you want. Goods will... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Jun 2021 18:14 by Parish Office

Tags: Bargain shop, bric a brac, nearly new, support local

Volunteers Week 1-7th June 2021

Volunteers Week 1-7th June 2021

This week is Volunteering week. At Duston Parish Council we would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our volunteers for everything they do for our community. We really do appreciate everything you do.

If you have some spare time and would like to volunteer there are plenty of options available in your community.

Duston Parish Council has lots of opportunities to get involved with. We always... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 Jun 2021 18:45 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Duston, Good Neighbours, Northampton Volunteer car Scheme, Volunteer, Volunteering

Online Holiday and Travel Fraud Advice

 Online Holiday and Travel Fraud Advice

Following a year of travel bans, quarantine, uncertainty and missed holidays, many of us are desperate to get away for a break, whether it's a holiday in the sun or a weekend by the sea in the UK.

But cybercriminals are busy thinking about holidays and travel too ... not taking them but exploiting your desperation for a break, with fake websites, advertisements, emails, social media posts, texts and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 May 2021 16:18 by Parish Office

Tags: Covid 19

Criminal damage to a vehicle on Clee Rise, Duston, Northampton

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a criminal damage and theft of a catalytic converter from a vehicle on Clee Rise, Duston, Northampton. Whereby an unknown person/s have cut the exhaust of a vehicle and removed the catalytic converter. This took place between 1430hrs and 2230hrs on the 24/05/2021.

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) or vehicle(s) in the area... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 May 2021 10:24 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Watch, Northamptonshire Police

Garage Break In Malcolm Drive, Duston

Garage Break In Malcolm Drive, Duston

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a Burglary non dwelling on Malcolm Drive, Duston, Northampton, whereby unknown persons forced entry to a garage and took items including power tools from within. This took place between 0001hrs on 01/05/2001 and 1200hrs on 02/05/2021.

Did you witness anything?
Did you see any person(s) or vehicle(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

If... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 May 2021 10:13 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Watch, Northamptonshire Police

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