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Tackling Street Harassment

‘Are you okay?’ could go a long way to tackling street harassment Street harassment is on the rise and that is partly down to our culture of acceptance and tolerance of it. Crimes and harmful behaviours such as public sexual … Continue reading

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Watch out for scams

With the costs of road fuel, gas & electricity, postage, and many food products escalating at the present time, please be aware that scammers are taking advantage of this situation. Cyber criminals claiming to represent Ofgem are targeting householders offering … Continue reading

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Notes of the committee meeting held on 19/7/22 by Zoom

Attendees: Stan Jones (chairman), Geoff Pegg (Director of Operations), Caterina Dodero, Jennifer Swallow, Ray Cox, Eric Hambling and Ian Burrell (Treasurer). Apologies: Chairman’s Introduction: The Chairman welcomed all to the meeting. Covid remains a problem as does the recent heatwave … Continue reading

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Feeling safer at home

Research shows two thirds (67%) of people are worried about their home being broken into, yet there are simple, proven measures we can all take to reduce our chances of becoming a victim of burglary by up to 50%.   To … Continue reading

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JOIN NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH!

Neighbourhood Watch is now celebrating its 40th anniversary since it was established in England & Wales. It now has upwards of 2.3 million members across the country. A Neighbourhood Watch scheme is proven to reduce crimes such as burglaries, vandalism, … Continue reading

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OFFERS FOR NHW MEMBERS:

OFFERS FOR NHW MEMBERS: A-Plan Insurance in High Wycombe supporting  WDNHWA A-Plan Insurance is one of the largest specialist insurance distribution groups in the UK. Headquartered in Witney, Oxfordshire, they have over 100 local branches across the country and offer … Continue reading

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ASSOCIATION ACTIVITY

To find out where we will be, sign up to receive Neighbourhood Alert emails or Follow us on Facebook. We are often joined by local police at our table displays, with free advice leaflets, security products for sale and chats … Continue reading

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AGM 2022

WDNHWA’s 2022 AGM took place on Tuesday, 26th April, 2022, 7.30pm Following the AGM, were delighted to have as our guest speakers: Superintendent Emma Burroughs, Commander of the Wycombe Local Police Area. watch the talk here. Heather Morley, Vice-Chair, High … Continue reading

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AWARDS & RECOGNITION

The Queens’ Award for Voluntary Service A proud moment for Wycombe District Neighbourhood Watch Association (WDNHWA) took place on 18th September 2019 when the Association was awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.   The Queen’s Award was presented by Sir … Continue reading

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Minutes Committee meeting18/1/22 by Zoom

Attendees: Stan Jones (chairman), Geoff Pegg (Director of Operations), Caterina Dodero, Jennifer Swallow, Safait Ali, Ray Cox, Eric Hambling, and Ian Burrell (Treasurer).Apologies: Olga McBarnett. Chairman’s IntroductionThe Chairman welcomed all to the meeting. Covid was likely to remain a problem … Continue reading

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