News

05
May
2022

Community Safety ‘Pop-up’ in Chiseldon

Key stakeholders in supporting community safety ‘pop-up’ at a village car park in Chiseldon – Wiltshire Police, The Bobby Van, Chiseldon NHW, Dorset and Wiltshire Fire Service and Parish Councillors. A ‘keep it simple’ way to attract the attention of local people. Many thanks to all that attended, we hope you enjoyed it and found […]

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29
Apr
2022

What Do You Think About Neighbourhood Watch?

Please take a few minutes to complete our short NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH INSIGHTS SURVEY 2022 and share it with your networks. It’s so important to us, as a charity, that we receive feedback from as many people across England and Wales as possible – members and non-members. Plus, you could opt-in to our prize draw to […]

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24
Mar
2022

Warning following use of fraudulent bank notes in Warminster

We would like to urge people to be vigilant when buying and selling goods online following an incident in Warminster. A man had placed an Xbox X series for sale on Facebook – a man made contact with the seller’s partner while he was away and agreed to pay £465 for the item. He attended […]

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23
Feb
2022

WNHW Meeting with Inspector Al Lumley of Warminster & Devizes CPTs

Vice Chair Mike Davidson is meeting up with Inspector Al Lumley and Sgt Kevin Harmsworth to talk about the WNHW and Wiltshire Police Partnership Agreement that was signed in 2018 at the AGM. Al Lumley was new into post in 2021 so this will be their first meeting. The purpose of the meeting is for […]

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09
Feb
2022

Volunteer Recognition Awards

During our 40th Anniversary year we are celebrating our amazing volunteers. As part of this we have launched a VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION AWARDS. This year, in 2022, the Award will recognise Neighbourhood Watch volunteers who have dedicated more than 5 years working in their communities. But not all of them are online, so to do this, […]

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09
Feb
2022

Our February newsletter has arrived!

Our second newsletter of 2022 sees the launch of our Volunteer Recognition Awards 2022 to recognise volunteers who have dedicated more than five years working in their communities on behalf of Neighbourhood Watch. Find out more on page 4. It features the findings of our Neighbourhood Watch Crime and Community Survey 2021, details of our […]

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22
Dec
2021

Do You Know Where To Report Scam Messages?

Fake emails and text messages are a common tactic used by cyber criminals, their goal is often to convince you to click a link. Once clicked, you may be sent to a dodgy website which could download viruses onto your computer, or steal your passwords and personal information. In order to try and convince you […]

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08
Dec
2021

PCC public consultation – Response to the consultation by Wiltshire Neighbourhood Watch Association

PCC public consultation ‘Use Your Voice – Make Wiltshire Safer’ Response to the consultation by Wiltshire Neighbourhood Watch Association Wiltshire Neighbourhood Watch Association (WNHWA) response to the public consultation acknowledges the PCC’s encouragement for Wiltshire residents to ‘Use Your Voice’ in ‘helping shape the future of policing in Wiltshire and help make it a safer […]

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26
Nov
2021

White Ribbon Day 2021

Yesterday 25th November was White Ribbon Day which launched a 16 day campaign led by the White Ribbon UK charity as part of the global White Ribbon movement to end men’s violence against women. This is an annual event that Neighbourhood Watch is proud to be supporting. The White Ribbon UK charity is asking people […]

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25
Nov
2021

Avoid falling foul of online shopping fraud this festive period

As we begin to enter the busiest time of the year for online shoppers with Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales fast approaching at the end of this week, Wiltshire Police want to remind our communities of some of the issues of shopping online and what can be done to limit the risks. 28,000 people […]

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