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Barby Attempted Burglary Ref 18000161926
Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding an attempted Burglary on RECTORY LANE, BARBY where an unknown person tried to drill a lock on a kitchen door of a property. No entry was gained.  This happened between the hours of 12.30am and 2.30 am on Wednesday 11th of April.
Did you witness anything?
Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?
Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of?
Posted 17th April



Barby Church Trust Taps & Toilets Club - Launched in April

Barby Church Trust have started a "100 Club" to raise funds to improve the facilities to serve refreshments in St Mary's Church and also provide a disabled toilet. The Club is expected to run for 2 years starting in April 2018. 100 Club First draw

The April draw of the "Taps and Toilets" 100 club took place at the Breakfast Café on 15th April. The number drawn out was 17 and won Mary Gollop £60. Anyone interested in joining should speak with Chris on 01788 890963.
Posted 15th March, amended 16th April



Warning about misuse of Air Rifles
Please be aware that a high-powered air rifle has been fired several times in Onley resulting in injuring at least one cat. This latest incident happened on 9th March and resulted in a young kitten being wounded. It follows previous incidents including one last year when a cat was killed. It is incredibly dangerous to have a member of the community discharging a firearm in broad daylight very close to people’s gardens where children play and people are walking their dogs. Daventry Police have been notified and if you have any information about this, please contact them as soon as possible. 

Posted 14th March


Tesco Rugby
Do you shop in Tescos Rugby? Please vote for Outdoor Fitness Equipment for Barby Play Area. Voting starts 1st March 2018

….tell all your friends and relatives to vote too,
Posted 9th March


Barby Church Trust

The next Breakfast Cafe will be on Sunday 20th May in Barby Village Hall (Old School Room) from 9.30am to 11.30am
Try our Full English Breakfast for £5 (Full Menu available)

Breakfast Cafe

Posted 1st March 


St George's Day Celebration 2018

Posted 23rd March

Bin Collections are changing from June 2018
Bib Collection detail from June 2018
Posted 8th March 



Daventry Citizens Advice Bureau

Posted 24th January