News published June 2013
Children from a Wellingborough school are getting ready to enjoy a spectacular summer fair on Friday (28 June), thanks to £2,000 of government money. The town’s Park Junior School is using the cash to put on activities including ice skating, magic shows and a birds of prey demonstration in a drive to bring the community together.
Residents from Isham have pledged to step up their fight for a village bypass. Villagers met local MP Peter Bone and borough council leader Paul Bell on Friday (21 June) and agreed to start a petition to be presented to Parliament.
A Wellingborough woman has been sentenced to five months in prison, suspended for a year, after fraudulently claiming over £16,500 in benefits.