Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding
A burglary to a dwelling on Longmynd Drive, Duston whereby between stated times, two male offenders force entry by smashing front door window with an unknown instrument. Offenders enter; ransack the property taking jewellery and cash. IP returns home whilst offenders are still inside the property disturbing them. Offenders climb back through... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 12:00 by Parish Office
Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding Criminal damage on Eastfield Road, whereby a vehicle has been targeted and the windscreen has been smashed.
This happened on Friday 30th October 2020 between 00:55-01:00
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?
Call 101 Ref: 20000572244
In... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 08:40 by Parish Office
Northampton Borough Council and their environmental services contractor, Veolia are encouraging residents to not let the ghost of waste haunt their Halloween.
Recycling is no trick, but it is a real treat for the environment and residents are urged to make sustainable choices, recycle and get creative by making costumes that won't spook the planet. They could have a look around the wardrobe or the loft... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 15:06 by Parish Office
Northampton Borough Council is urging residents who are struggling to make ends meet to find out if they qualify for extra help.
Each year the Government funds discretionary housing payments for those who are struggling to cover their rent, have rent arrears or need help to access more affordable accommodation.
In order to qualify, applicants must already be receiving Housing Benefit, or Universal Credit... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 10:41 by Parish Office
Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a burglary to a dwelling on Windsor Crescent, whereby offenders enter a flat above a convenience shop through an unlocked front door. The flat was searched and jewellery has been stolen from within. Occupant arrives at the flat and disturbs offenders. Offenders exit and leave in a people carrier style vehicle.
This happened on Thursday... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 09:38 by Parish Office
Our reading volunteers are going to be desperately needed due to Coronavirus. Thousands of children won't have had enough reading practice during lockdown. In a normal year, one in four children leaves primary school unable to read well. Most children will have missed a term of school, so the reading gap is now wider. Children who struggle with reading are more likely to live in poverty and be unemployed... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 15:07 by Parish Office
This month Get Safe Online's campaign is 'Back to Basics' - providing tips and advice on how to stay safe online. Attached is a useful leaflet providing tips and advice directly from our team of experts.
If you'd like to learn more we'd also like to invite you to join an exclusive webinar that is taking place this Thursday 15th October at 11 am to raise awareness of the risks of going online and what... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 11:58 by Parish Office
Following on from our successful burglary campaign last month, our partners ERA are generously offering our members an amazing 50% limited offer on one of their simple home alarm systems.
ERA tells us "this alarm system is great for homes that don't want SMART necessarily and just want an alarm to go off if someone opens the door or window and works with a remote control. It includes a siren, a door/window... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 14:10 by Parish Office
The local neighbourhood policing team have received complaints of motorcycle nuisance in and around the Quarry area of Duston, Northampton. We would like to encourage residents to report this to us when it is occurring on 101 or online via northants.police.uk.
If anyone has any information that they feel may assist us in identifying either the bikes or the riders then please feel free to contact us... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 14:06 by Parish Office