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Alert - Coronavirus Vaccination Scams

As of 7 January 2021, Action Fraud had received 57 reports from members of the public who have been sent text messages claiming to be from the NHS, offering them the opportunity to sign up for coronavirus vaccinations. The texts ask the recipient to click on a link which takes them to an online form where they are prompted to input personal and financial details. In some cases the online form has looked... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 09:34 by Parish Office

Tags: Action Fraud, Covid-19, Fraud, Vaccination Scam

E-Scooter Legislation

I am sending this message out on behalf of Northamptonshire Police, Safer Roads.
As you may already be aware, E-Scooters have become increasingly more popular over the past few months. At this time, personal bought scooters are not deemed as road legal and cannot be used in any public area in Northamptonshire and across the UK.

Northampton and Kettering town councils are currently introducing VOI rental... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 09:17 by Parish Office

Tags: E scooters

Have your say on the proposed plan to protect sheep at Upton Country Park

Members of the public are invited to share their views on the proposal to introduce a Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) that will prohibit dogs being off leads in the new section of the Upton Country Park.

A public consultation started today (Friday, 18 December) is asking residents to have their say on whether dog owners should keep their dogs on a lead when visiting the Phase 2 Area of Upton Country... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 11:04 by Parish Office

Tags: Upton

Burglaries across Duston

Please see below information of three burglaries across Duston this weekend.

A burglary on Lodge Close, Duston, Northampton whereby persons unknown have forced entry to the rear patio door of the property. They have then taken a vehicle, two sets of car keys and two handbags containing cash.

This happened on Friday 18th December 2020 between 0100hrs and 0730hrs.

Call 101 Ref: 20000667188

A burglary on... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 10:48 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Northants Police

Incident in Duston on Thursday, December 10.

An 11-year-old girl was walking towards Duston School, Berrywood Road, at 8.15 am when a man grabbed her around the waist from behind.The offender is described as a 5ft 7in, 30-40-year old, slim white man with no facial hair, wearing a grey jacket or hoody, a red top, blue trousers and black shoesWitnesses or anyone with information should call Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, you can... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 13:30 by Parish Office

Tags: Child Safety, Children, Community, Duston, Duston School, Neighbourhood Watch

Recent Shed Break Ins - Items found

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding

Items found on Ryeland Road!
The following items have been found on Ryeland road, potentially from the spate of shed break ins that have recently occurred.
• X2 identical fishing rods
• Old camera equipment
• A purple bike

If these items are yours please reply to this alert or email Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 14:48 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Northants Police

Free parking in Northampton during the Festive Season

Northampton Borough Council and the Northampton Town Centre BID have partnered to offer free Christmas parking on Saturdays throughout December.

Every Saturday from tomorrow will be free in all multi-storey car parks, though motorists should be aware that there will still be charges for surface car parks and Northamptonshire County Council's on-street parking.

Cllr Tim Hadland, Council Cabinet Member... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 13:26 by Parish Office

Tags: Christmas, Free Parking, Northampton

Explore Northampton like never before

Explore Northampton like never before

Northampton Borough Council launches Explore Northampton- an augmented reality app available on both iOS and Android devices that will enable residents to explore the town through highly interactive digital experiences.

The app encouraging residents to explore Northampton like never before launches with two experiences Discover Christmas and A Walk in the Past.

Discover Christmas experience offers a... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Dec 2020 09:00 by Parish Office

Tags: Christmas, Culture, Northampton Borough Council, Northampton Town

Knife Amnesty Sainsburys Weedon Road Northampton

Knife Amnesty Sainsburys Weedon Road Northampton

Members of the local Neighbourhood Policing Team will be holding a Knife Amnesty at Sainsbury's, Weedon Road, Northampton on 16th December 2020 between 1000hrs and 1200hrs. Please feel welcome to bring any unwanted knives and sharp objects along. The local team will also be available to discuss any other concerns that you may have.

In an emergency, when there is a crime in progress or a life at risk,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Dec 2020 09:21 by Parish Office

Tags: Duston, Knife Amnesty, Northampton Police, Sainsburys

Knife Amnesty Event 16th December

Knife Amnesty Event 16th December

In support of Operation SCEPTRE, our knife campaign, Northampton Neighbourhoods Team will be around the area with the Knife Amnesty bin and would be happy to receive and dispose of any unwanted Knives.

On Wednesday 16th December they will be at:-

Wellingborough Road opposite Tesco Express Esso garage from 11am until 3:30pm.

please feel free to pop along and discard any unwanted Knives you may have, or... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 11:35 by Parish Office

Tags: Knife Amnesty, Northampton Police

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