Author: Alison Benson

Support for Carers

If you care for somebody you may like to join the Northamptonshire Carers Zoom meetings. Full details can be found in the poster.

Posted: Wed, 09 Sep 2020 09:29 by Alison Benson

Tags: Community

Covid-19 Community Engagement

Northamptonshire County Council (NCC), and partners who are working together on the coronavirus pandemic, want to hear from members of our communities.

They want to gather feedback to understand your views on the spread of coronavirus in the county and to identify what might be helping or stopping people from following guidance.

They will ask you about getting tested, about social distancing (keeping... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Sep 2020 09:23 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

Police - Horton and Hackleton Leaflet Drop - Volunteers Needed

Message from the Community Support:

We have seen a large peak in fraudulent crimes recently across South Northants where offenders are specifically targeting the older generation. They are calling residents from our local villages in clusters with various stories in order to gain personal information, including impersonating police officers. They very often already have some personal information about... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 12:06 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

TV Licence Scam Email - Beware.

Please see below TV Licence scam email. It does look authentic but it is a SCAM. Do not respond or click on the "Set up Direct Debit" or any of the other links. PLEASE DELETE IMMEDIATELY.

From: TV License - Services
Date: 12 August 2020 at 20:21:10 BST
To:
Subject: Direct Debit Suspended | Ticket #HM1A1978R45C67

Direct Debit Application Form

View this email online

Tomorrow is your last chance to remain... Read More »


Posted: Thu, 13 Aug 2020 09:58 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

Damage to Vehicle - Brafield Road Horton

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a criminal damage to a vehicle parked on Brafield Road where an unknown person has smashed the front side window of the car by unknown means.

This happened between the hours of 8pm on the 8th and 6am on the 9th August 2020.

Did you witness anything?

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

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

Posted: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 09:32 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

Be Aware - Broken Glass on Recreation Ground

Glass is not permitted on the Recreation Ground. Unfortunately broken glass has been found on both the basketball court and in the toddler play area. This is extremely dangerous and has already resulted in injury. The Police have been informed and they have been asked to carry out additional patrols in the area. We understand there have been incidents of anti-social behaviour on the Recreation Ground... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 11:37 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

Road Closures 7th - 13th August

We have been advised of the following road closures due to surface dressing:

B526 Newport Pagnell Rd

09.30-15.30

6 Aug - dressing

7, 11 sweeping

Main Rd/ Horton Rd, Hackleton

09.30-15.30

August 7, 8 – dressing

August 8, 9, 12, 13 - sweeping

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 12:33 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

Courier Fraud - Important Warning

The force have been receiving a number of reports of courier fraud across Northamptonshire and we have seen residents in many of our South Northants villages falling victim in recent weeks.

The offenders appear to be targetting elderly residents by telephone, using various stories in order to gain their personal information, including purporting to be a Police Officer. The offenders will often already... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 09:22 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

What are your children doing on-line?

Please see attached link detailing the danger of strangers on-line and how to ensure a healthy balance of internet use. https://www.safetydetectives.com/blog/parents-guide-for-safe-youtube-and-internet-streaming-for-kids/

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 10:17 by Alison Benson

Tags: News

Theft - Hackleton

There has been a report of a theft from the bus shelter on Main Road, Hackleton whereby offender(s) have taken a number of books, along with their storage cases.

This happened between 9:00pm on Friday 26th June and 8:30am on Saturday 27th June 2020.

Did you see or hear anything in the area that was suspicious?

Do you have CCTV or Dashcam footage that may have captured any sightings of the offenders or... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 10:08 by Alison Benson

Tags: News