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Newsletter from Police Fire and Crime Commissioner

Read how the PFCC has been working on behalf of the people of Northamptonshire in this months newsletter.

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Message Sent By
Alexa Daly (Office of Police, Fire & Crime Commissioner, Engagement Coordinator, Northamptonshire)

Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 14:27 by Parish Office

Tags: Fire, Newsletter, Northampton, PFCC

Protect Yourself from Vehicle Crime

We are seeing an increase of vehicle crime across Northampton District.

In some cases these are opportunistic thefts, you can protect your property by following the measures in this link:

Please share this information with your family, friends, and neighbours.

Kind Regards


Message Sent By
Nick Paul (Police,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 13:31 by Parish Office

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

Attempted Burglary Dwelling Mendip Road Duston

An attempted burglary on Mendip Road, Duston, Northampton whereby persons unknown have attempted to force entry to the front window of the property however entry has not been gained.

This happened between Wednesday 18th November 2020 at 1000hrs and Wednesday 18th November 2020 at 1010hrs.

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

Did you see any vehicle(s)... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 13:30 by Parish Office

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

Update on Covid19 from Director of Public Health Northamptonshire County Council

Dear Residents,

I am writing to you directly, as we enter the winter period, to inform you of the current situation relating to Coronavirus in Northamptonshire and specifically the areas in which you live. I'm also hoping to share some key tips to help you and your families stay safe during the winter period and how to access support if you need to self-isolate, if you become unwell, or if you require... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 09:25 by Parish Office

Tags: Covid-19, Northamptonshire County Council, Public health

Supporting You and Your Community Through Covid-19

We recognise that this is a challenging period for us all and even more so for vulnerable people. As Neighbourhood Watch we believe it is very important that we all take care and protect ourselves as a priority and where possible we safely carry on the great work of supporting and staying connected with our communities.

In England, between 5th November - 2nd December, national restrictions mean that:... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 14:31 by Parish Office

Tags: Covid-19, Neighbourhood alert, News

Please Be Aware...

There has been an increase in vehicle crime in your area.

Always keep your car locked and close the windows - even if you are only leaving the vehicle for a few moments.

Always remove all items from your vehicle when parked - even an old coat may be enough to tempt a thief.

Never leave keys in the ignition, not even at a garage when paying for petrol.

Keep keys safe at all times, whether you're out or... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 14:16 by Parish Office

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

Free Adult Wellbeing Courses

Free Adult Wellbeing Courses

Please find a list of courses being offered by First for Wellbeing. these are all free of charge to attend.

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 11:14 by Parish Office

Tags: First for Wellbeing

Scam Warning - Fake Paypal Emails

Action Fraud is warning people selling items online to be on the lookout for criminals sending fake PayPal emails.

  • Between January 2020 and September 2020, 21,349 crime reports were made to Action Fraud about fake PayPal emails.
  • Victims reported losing a total of £7,891,077.44 during this time.
  • Those targeted included people selling jewellery, furniture and electronics via online marketplaces.
  • Reports... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 10:50 by Parish Office

Tags: Action Fraud, Covid-19, Paypal

Lockdown grants available for retail, hospitality and leisure businesses

Northampton Borough Council is working hard to understand what it must and can do to support local businesses and our economy during this new national lock-down.

Information is coming out from Government daily as to what it expects local authorities to deliver. The information we have at present is the broad guide around which businesses must close and which may remain open.

We now know we will again... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 09:47 by Parish Office

Tags: Covid-19, Grants, Leisure, Local Business, NBC, Retail

Duston Library Lockdown Announcement

Duston Library Lockdown Announcement

The Library is now closed to the general public until 2nd December. You can arrange for books to read by using "select and collect" by calling 0300 126 1000 or emailing

Posted: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 10:46 by Parish Office

Tags: Duston Library

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