Author: Sally Willis

Over 12 million suspicious emails reported by the public

What is phishing and how does it work?

You wouldn't let a thief enter your home, but what if the thief was masquerading as someone familiar, such as a postman, and tricked you into opening the door? Phishing works in a similar way - criminals impersonate trusted organisations by creating legitimate-looking messages and websites in order to trick people into opening the doors to their personal information.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jul 2022 13:03 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Police

M1 Road Closures 11th - 24th July 2022

Please find below the traffic management bulletin for the M1 junction 13 to 16 upgrade for 11 July – 24 July 2022. The information also includes closures for the Northampton Gateway Project, highlighted in yellow.

Roadworks affect all journeys, which is why it is important they are completed as quickly and safely as possible. We are keeping all aspects of our overnight closures under constant... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Jul 2022 12:06 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Road Closures

M1 Road Closures 4-10 July 2022

Please find below the traffic management bulletin for the M1 junction 13 to 16 upgrade for 4 July – 10 July 2022. The information also includes a full weekend shutdown for Winvic on Friday 8 July as part of the Northampton Gateway works.

Roadworks affect all journeys, which is why it is important they are completed as quickly and safely as possible. We are keeping all aspects of our overnight... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Jul 2022 12:11 by Sally Willis

Tags: Road Closures

Northamptonshire Police issue warning following fresh spate of courier fraud incidents

Northamptonshire Police issue warning following fresh spate of courier fraud incidents

Officers at Northamptonshire Police are again encouraging members of the public to make their elderly relatives aware of courier fraud following fresh reports in the county.

Courier fraud involves fraudsters telephoning a potential victim, claiming to be from their bank, the police, or another law enforcement authority, and tricking them into revealing their PIN number, bank card and personal details.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Jun 2022 10:55 by Sally Willis

Tags: Police

M1 Road Closures 20-26 June 2022

Please find below the traffic management bulletin for the M1 junction 13 to 16 upgrade for 20 June – 26 June 2022

Roadworks affect all journeys, which is why it is important they are completed as quickly and safely as possible. We are keeping all aspects of our overnight closures under constant review during this period and will aim where possible to open the road earlier than the times displayed.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Jun 2022 14:16 by Sally Willis

Tags: Road Closures

M1 Road Closures 13-19 June 2022

Please find below the traffic management bulletin for the M1 junction 13 to 16 upgrade for 13 June – 19 June 2022

Roadworks affect all journeys, which is why it is important they are completed as quickly and safely as possible. We are keeping all aspects of our overnight closures under constant review during this period and will aim where possible to open the road earlier than the times displayed.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jun 2022 10:31 by Sally Willis

Tags: Road Closures

Planning Application for Phase 2 of SUE development

I have today been advised that there is a planning application for the 2nd Phase of the new development off Newport Pagnell Road.

Details for this can be found on West Northants Website here.

The closing date for responses is 30th June 2022.

The Parish Council will be looking at this at their Planning Meeting on 21st June.

Posted: Thu, 09 Jun 2022 14:17 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, News, Planning

M1 Road Closures 6-12th June 2022

Please find below the traffic management bulletin for the M1 junction 13 to 16 upgrade for 6 June – 12 June 2022

Roadworks affect all journeys, which is why it is important they are completed as quickly and safely as possible. We are keeping all aspects of our overnight closures under constant review during this period and will aim where possible to open the road earlier than the times displayed.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Jun 2022 12:58 by Sally Willis

Tags: Road Closures

M1 Road Closures 22 May - 5th June 2022

Please find below the traffic management bulletin for the M1 junction 13 to 16 upgrade for 23 May – 1 June 2022.

Roadworks affect all journeys, which is why it is important they are completed as quickly and safely as possible. We are keeping all aspects of our overnight closures under constant review during this period and will aim where possible to open the road earlier than the times displayed.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 May 2022 11:18 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Road Closures

Ofgem Scam emails

Action Fraud has received 752 reports in four days relating to fake emails purporting to be from Ofgem. The emails state that the recipient is eligible for a rebate as a result of a newly announced government scheme. The links in the emails lead to genuine-looking websites that are designed to steal your personal and financial information.

Please view our tweet to see a screenshot of the fake emails... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 May 2022 11:02 by Sally Willis

Tags: News, Police