Author: Joanne Myers

Vehicle Crime At Beauty Spots

This time of year often sees more people making the most of the South and Vale's beauty spots. Unfortunately, we also see an increase in thefts from vehicles.

We will be increasing patrols in these areas and putting out signage to remind people not to leave anything in their vehicles when they are out walking.

Please think about what you need to take with you when leaving your house. Leave it at home... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:14 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Thames Valley Police

Rural Crime Meeting Minutes

The Firearms Licensing Manager, Zoey Evans, attended the quarterly Rural Crime Meeting on 24/06/2019. The aims, role and objectives for this meeting are as follows:

Aims of the Partnership

  • Bring together relevant representatives and organisations to provide coordination and strategic leadership in tackling rural crime issues across Oxfordshire, Berkshire and Buckinghamshire
  • Contribute to reducing rural... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:14 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Thames Valley Police

Strategic Stakeholder Minutes

The Thames Valley Police Firearms Licensing Department meets with stakeholders twice a year. This is an advisory group with 3 main objectives:

1, To provide feedback to the police from the shooting community

2, To develop ideas of how we can make our processes work more effectively

3, To be a critical friend for Thames Valley Police

Please use the following link to access the minutes of our last meeting... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:27 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Thames Valley Police

Have Your Say Meeting In Harwell

PCSO Tim Deane is holding a Have Your Say meeting so please come and chat to him about any local concerns. He will be outside Harwell Primary School on Tuesday 16th July, 2:30pm - 3:30pm.

If you would like to speak to a neighbourhood officer but cannot attend please email WantageandGroveNHPT@thamesvalley.pnn.police.uk

Message Sent By
Julia Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:21 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Thames Valley Police

Have your say on polling stations in Southern Oxfordshire

Have your say on polling stations in Southern Oxfordshire

Residents are being asked to comment on the location of polling stations that are used for elections in South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse.

The councils are carrying out a review of the polling districts and polling places to help ensure that they meet the needs of voters.

All views are welcome, and the council is especially keen to hear from disabled residents and those who have experience of... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:14 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Elections

A34/M4 Junction 13 - Chieveley Roundabout Resurfacing - Completed

The work to reconstruct/resurface the A34/M4 Chieveley Interchange was completed at the weekend. We therefore have cancelled the contingency weekend closure which was scheduled for 26-29 July.

We would like to thank you for your patience and cooperation during these closures. The works were essential to keep the network in a safe condition for road users.

Communications Coordinator

South East Region –... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:43 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Highways

Chill Out In The Heat Knowing Your Home Is Secure

Chill Out In The Heat Knowing Your Home Is Secure

Here's our top tips to protect your home against burglary in this warm weather:

  • Fit window opening restrictors to all ground floor and other easily accessible windows. This will allow ventilation while restricting access.
  • Close and lock all windows and doors, even if just out in the garden.
  • Remove window and door keys from the locks, store out of reach and away from your letterbox.
  • Keep valuables out of... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 14:32 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Thames Valley Police

Do you want to make a difference - aspiring SCAS governor workshop 29July

Do you want to make a difference - aspiring SCAS governor workshop 29July

We have vacancies for Public Governors across Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire and Hampshire.

This is to help provide the best patient care in Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey and Sussex.

We provide 999, NHS 111 and patient transport services in Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire and Hampshire and patient transport services in Surrey and Sussex.

Governors represent... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 11:55 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Volunteers

Temporary speed limit at A4130, Milton

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order – S14 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

Temporary Speed Limit restriction at A4130, Milton

A request has been received from Barnwood Construction for a temporary speed limit restriction to apply to a length of the A4130, Milton to allow works vehicles and delivery safe access whilst essential building works are carried out.

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO)... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 10:23 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Speed Limit

The Neighbourhood Watch E-Newsletter

The latest edition of Our News – the Neighbourhood Watch e-newsletter – is out now.

In this issue, we round up events from Neighbourhood Watch week and hear about the launch a new good practice database entitled Neighbourhood Watch Inspiration.

We also hear about a short film featuring a Neighbourhood Watch group for the newly launched Co-operate 2022 campaign which aims to save, improve... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 10:18 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Neighbourhood Watch