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Fraudsters Calling Northamptonshire Residents Pretending To Be Police Officers

Detectives from Northamptonshire Police's Fraud Team are warning local residents of a scam in which people are pretending to be police officers in order to steal money and personal details.

In April 2020, the Force received 12 reports of fraudsters posing as police officers in an attempt to commit courier fraud. Those targeted were aged between 70 and 89, and their total financial losses were £7,100.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 May 2020 15:56 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

Household Waste Recycling Centres to open from Monday 18th May for essential use only

Household Waste Recycling Centres - Coronavirus updates

Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) remain closed but will open for essential use only from Monday 18 May, subject to the following rules enforced due to coronavirus restrictions.

Who will be able to visit HWRCs and why?

You should only visit a HWRC if the waste you are storing at home represents a health and safety risk.

You should not visit... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 09:38 by Alison Benson

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Planning Application - 7 Chapel Lane Hackleton

As a result of the current Covid-19 pandemic South Northants Council iSNC) s no longer sending neighbour letters direct to neighbouring properties informing them of a planning application. This has been brought in to combat the need for staff to attend the offices unnecessarily. Instead neighbours of an application site will be notified by way of a site notice posted on or near to the site only. This... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 09:30 by Alison Benson

Tags: News, Planning

Please stay at home to keep saving lives

Northamptonshire's senior leaders are urging the public to keep saving lives – by continuing to stay at home.

As the experts report that the UK appears to have passed the peak of new coronavirus infections there are fears people will draw their own conclusions and decide this is the time to relax social distancing measures.

Assistant Chief Constable Simon Blatchly, Gold Commander for Op Talla,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 10:42 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

ABILITY Community Transport Scheme

Although the service is currently suspended if you hear of anyone in need of transport please contact ABILITY as they now have a small vehicle suitable for 2 passengers plus a wheelchair.

Telephone 07799 522097

Posted: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 15:11 by Alison Benson

Tags: Bus Services

Planning Application - 9 The Banks, Hackleton

As a result of the current Covid-19 pandemic South Northants Council iSNC) s no longer sending neighbour letters direct to neighbouring properties informing them of a planning application. This has been brought in to combat the need for staff to attend the offices unnecessarily. Instead neighbours of an application site will be notified by way of a site notice posted on or near to the site only. This... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 15:06 by Alison Benson

Tags: Planning

Planning Application - The French Partridge

As a result of the current Covid-19 pandemic South Northants Council iSNC) s no longer sending neighbour letters direct to neighbouring properties informing them of a planning application. This has been brought in to combat the need for staff to attend the offices unnecessarily. Instead neighbours of an application site will be notified by way of a site notice posted on or near to the site only. This... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 12:34 by Alison Benson

Tags: Minutes, Planning

Police Will Use Enforcement Against Those Who Continue To Flout Covid-19 Restrictions In Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire Police is preparing to up its enforcement activity against those who continue to flout the COVID-19 restrictions in the county.

The Force has not issued any fines for non-compliance so far, preferring to adopt an approach which seeks to educate people, engage with them and explain how their behaviour could affect others.

While the majority of the public have been fantastic in staying... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 11:33 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

Northampton General Hospital Relatives Helpline

Relatives' Helpline

NGH has set up a helpline to support those with loved ones in hospital, whom they can't visit and would like to know how their recovery, care and/or treatment is going. Relatives can call us on 01604 545784 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm and on weekends and Bank Holidays 10am-4pm. The aim is to reduce the number of calls to busy wards and provide a single point of contact for relatives.

Staff... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 10:07 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

Covi-19 Virus Scam

Covid-19 Virus Scam

As the UK's response to the Covid-19 virus continues, Northamptonshire Police is reminding members of the public to be on their guard from those seeking to exploit the situation.

The advice follows an incident in Kettering last week, where a cold-caller knocked at the door of an elderly couple, offering Coronavirus home-testing kits in exchange for their debit card details.

Fortunately... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 14:03 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

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