Tags: Services Information
Scam warning: Fake DPD emails and texts.
Action Fraud has seen a surge in reports relating to fake emails and texts purporting to be from DPD. The messages claim that DPD was "unable to deliver your parcel today" and provide instructions on how the recipient can arrange another delivery. The links in the emails and texts lead to fake websites that are designed to steal money, as well as personal and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 29 Dec 2020 10:51 by Charlotte Taylor
Unfortunately due to current Tier 3 Covid-19 restrictions we haven't been able to hold our annual Christmas event to officially switch on the lights.
However we hope residents will still enjoy the tree and share in our Village Sparkle and Shine event.
Posted: Tue, 08 Dec 2020 10:36 by Charlotte Taylor
Due to coronavirus, more people will be doing their festive shopping online this year.
This means more opportunities for hackers to carry out cyber attacks. They often do this by targeting people and businesses using:
- email and website scams
- malware - software that can damage your device or let a hacker in
- If hackers get into your device or accounts, they could access your money, your personal information,... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 06 Dec 2020 20:19 by Charlotte Taylor
News that the Government is placing Derbyshire in the 'very high' or tier 3 level of its coronavirus alert system when the national lockdown ends on Wednesday (2 December 2020) was disappointing for us all.
It means some tough restrictions will remain in place across Erewash and the rest of the county, so I'm afraid I have to ask you all again to summon your Derbyshire spirit and continue to make sacrifices... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 19:28 by Charlotte Taylor
Wingerworth Parish Council and All Saints Church, Wingerworth would like to invite residents to join in our Sparkle and Shine for Christmas.
Please see the attached notice for more details or contact the Clerk.
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 17:50 by Charlotte Taylor
North East Derbyshire District Council have advised that the appeal for the planning application for a development at Nethermoor Road, Wingerworth; has been dismissed by The Planning Inspectorate
Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 18:18 by Charlotte Taylor
We recognise that this is a challenging period for us all and even more so for vulnerable people. As Neighbourhood Watch we believe it is very important that we all take care and protect ourselves as a priority and where possible we safely carry on the great work of supporting and staying connected with our communities.
In England, between 5th November - 2nd December, national restrictions mean that:... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 19:30 by Charlotte Taylor
The Derbyshire Neighbourhood Watch Innovation Fund second round starts on 16th November 2020. Details and the application form are available on the Derbyshire NW website.
You can apply for up to £300 for undertaking an innovative project in your local area to reduce crime and expand Neighbourhood Watch membership.
If you are unable to access the website,... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 09:38 by Charlotte Taylor
A spike in investment scams over the last year has seen victims in Derbyshire lose more than £6million to faceless fraudsters.
It's a crime that even the most careful investor can fall prey to – whereby someone offers you a fake but often very convincing opportunity to make a profit. Scammers persuade individuals to move money to a fictitious fund on behalf of your business or to pay for... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 15:38 by Charlotte Taylor