Duston Parish Council

Connecting the Community

WW1 Centenary Duston Remembers

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

Tel: 01604 583626

Author: Parish Office

Year 7+ Youth Club is Back! Weekly online zoom

Duston Youth Club for year 7 is back every Wednesday evening at 7.00 pm. Please email sarah@cypn.org for more information and to register.

Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 10:22 by Parish Office

Tags: Activity, Duston, Year 7, Youth Club, Zoom

Burglaries in Woodland Close and Orchard Way, Duston

 Burglaries in Woodland Close and Orchard Way, Duston

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding an attempted burglary on Woodland Close, Duston, Northampton whereby 3 persons unknown have attempted to force entry to the front door of the property using a metal pole. No entry was gained.

This happened between Monday 11th January 2021 at 1700hrs and Monday 11th January 2021 at 1800hrs.

Call 101 Ref: 21000028736

A burglary on Orchard Way,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 09:34 by Parish Office

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

Inspirational Women Award

We need your nominations for the Inspirational Women Award 2021

This year, you can nominate for two categories:
Inspirational Woman through employment
Community Inspirational Woman

Potential nominees could include a family member who has been a rock during this challenging year, someone who has inspired through their job, a neighbour who has set up a community group to support local children and families,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 16:42 by Parish Office

Tags: Inspirational Womens Awards, Northampton Borough Council

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 neighbourhoodteamnorthampton@northants.pnn.police.uk... 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