Emergency is 999.

The police non-emergency number is 101 to report crime and other concerns that do not require an emergency police response - e.g your car has been stolen, your property has been damaged.


Kettering Borough Council

Tel: 01536 410333

Bowling Green Road, Kettering

District Councillor

David Howes email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 01536 410333

Parish Council
Chairman Stephen Castens

PC Clerk

Meetings are held in the Village Hall bi-monthly on the second Monday at 8pm. 

The public may sit and listen or write to the Parish Council. The Annual General Meeting is held in May each year.

British Gas

Gas escape calls

Tel: 0800 111999

Gas bill enquiries

Tel: 0645 555400

Powergen Customer Services

Tel: 0800 0563856 (24 hrs x 7 days per week)

Anglian Water

Tel: 0345 145145 (local rate 24 hr service)

Coal/Coke, Gas, Heaters & Equipment etc.,

KG Smith & Son 11 Forest Rd Hartwell

Tel: 01604 862261

Northampton NN7 2HF

Fax: 01604 863264 deliveries to Ashley

Doctors Surgeries

Market Harborough Medical Centre

Tel: 01858 464242

Corby Medical Centre

Tel: 01536 202507

Kibworth Medical Centre

Tel: 0116 279422

Vetinary Surgeons

Bevin Butler & Drummond


Tel: 01858 462830

White, Carpenter & Partners M.H.

Tel: 01858 465668

The Rector

Rev Sally Hughes 28 Rushton Road, Wilbarston

Tel: 01536 770779 or 01536 770998

Church Warden: Eddie Culbert and Natalie Stiles

Church Secretary: Nicky Ramsden

Local C of E Primary School

Tel: 01536 771252

Wilbarston, School Lane

Free bus from Ashley

Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinator

 Paul Oakden, The Malt House, 6 The Maltings, Ashley

01858 565121. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Children’s Play Area

Sited opposite Village Hall up the pathway to left of bungalows

Village Hall – Ashley Social Centre, Main St

Kerry Spooner: Chairperson

Footways & Bridleways Warden

Rita Berry 20 Main St Ashley Tel: 01858 565329

Newspaper Delivery

Medbourne Post Office and Shop Tel: 01858 462830

Village Newsletter delivered free to every home each month


Ashley Farm Shop. Closed Mondays. 

Luke Burrows (Dairy Crest) Wellingborough

Tel: 01604 713900 Tues/Thurs/Sat deliveries to Ashley

Public Transport

67 Bus operated by Centrebus on behalf of NCC.

Monday to Friday - BUT NOT WEDNESDAYS

The 67 bus will no longer come into Ashley. It will pick up and drop at the juction of Stoke Road with Medbourne Road, near the salt bin and the signpost. It will pick up at 12noon to Market Harborough and leave Market Harborough at 14.35 back to Ashley junction.

Although Ashley does not appear, there is a new timetable outside the pub.

Rural Rider operated on behalf of LCC


Leaves Ashley, The George1101 arrives Market Harborough 1115

Leaves Market Harborough 1500 arrives Ashley, The George 1514


Leaves Ashley, The George 0841 arrives Market Harborough 0855

Leaves Market Harborough 1210 arrives Ashley, The George 1224

County Connect, a demand responsive transport service operated by Centrebus for NCC.

You must register with this service and then book a ride by phone at least one hour in advance.

Available Monday to Saturday.

 Wheelie Bins

Emptied every Thursday. The bins need to be put out on Thursday morning. Bins are emptied alternate weeks with the household waste collected one week and cardboard/gardening, bottles and paper etc., the next. Watch your neighbour to ensure you get it right!



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