AIMTo re-establish Neighbourhood Watch Scheme in the villageTo improve feedback from police after residents report significant incidentsTo promote public presence of police in the villageTo increase sense of community safety and security in the village centreLiaise with Health Surgeries re opening hours
ACHIEVEMENTNov 2013Neighbourhood Watch exists at present under the “Alerts” system.Police update reports appear in the Parish Magazine on a regular basis.The regular Police surgeries are advertised in the Parish Magazine.A £50k grant from LIS Fund achieved for village centre improvements. Groundworks appointed as Project Managers for scheme. Draft proposal available by 1st week in October 2013—then will go out for consultation.N.B. The funding for this stage of the project was withdrawn due to the current financial situation in January 2014.Letters from the Village Plan Committee re the issue of opening hours have been sent to both Medical practices.