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Posted: Wed, 20 May 2020 15:34 by Web Team
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: Wed, 20 May 2020 12:06 by Web Team
message from the Northamptonshire Libraries and Information Service:
We are all keen to open as soon as we can safely do so, but do need to have a consistent and planned approach to this across all our libraries.
Each library is going to be slightly different of course, depending on the physical layout, but there will be guidelines for all to follow.
Please be assured that we will share our procedures... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 18 May 2020 12:53 by Web Team
Plans to create two unitary councils undergo major redesign
With tackling the Coronavirus everyone's top priority, plans for creating two new councils in Northamptonshire will be scaled down, with a new approach called 'Safe and Legal Plus'.
New legislation that came into effect on 8 May, as expected confirms the new North and West Northamptonshire Councils will start on 1 April 2021. This follows the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 13:05 by Web Team
Criminals are experts at impersonating people, organisations and the police. They spend hours researching you hoping you'll let your guard down for just a moment.
They can contact you by phone, email, text, letters, on social media, or in person. They will try to trick you into parting with your money, personal information, or buying goods or services that don't exist.
To keep yourself and your devices... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 12:44 by Web Team
An extensive list of links to mental health support, educational sites and other activities for families has been drawn up by Children First Northamptonshire at Northamptonshire County Council.
Families can use these resources at any time, but they are particularly useful through these unexpected times of rapid and unpredictable change during the Coronavirus Pandemic.
The document has links to local,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 13:20 by Web Team
Northamptonshire County Council is warning people affected by the impact of the COVID-19 virus to be alert for bogus cold callers or online advertisements offering to remove household waste.
Unlicensed carriers may be tempted to illegally dump, or 'fly-tip', the waste they collect in order to avoid the charges for proper disposal. Flytipping not only causes pollution and environmental damage, but the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 13:17 by Web Team
Here are some of the PPE Products we are now making to help keeping us going, may be of interest to some of our locals.
We are also about to start making Washable masks for Kids & Adults in readiness for them going back to school.
We are supplying to various trades such as Dentists, Care Homes, Royal Mail staff and other industries.
PPE are not the usual products we manufacture at Pinnell & Bax... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 10 May 2020 13:45 by Web Team
Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 17:39 by Web Team