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Planning Applications

Proposal: change of use of land to provide satellite training facility for construction related skills to include parking area, improved access, temporary classroom and buildings, training areas, security fencing, plant compound and associated works. Location: Land to northwest and adjacent A11 Norwich Road, Kennett, Suffolk Reference: 16/01401/FUL   Proposal: Provide

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Neighbourhood Watch

There is a common misconception that Neighbourhood Watch was of yesteryear and is no longer relevant. This is not the case. The Home Office lists it as the largest voluntary organisation in the country with a membership that covers more than 3.7 million households in England and Wales. In East

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Shed Security

Following recent thefts from sheds and outbuildings the Police have reissued their advice for shed security: Access – How easy is it to access your rear garden? Protect the boundary and access of your garden. A hedge or fencing at a height of 2metres is a good barrier. Fit a

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Free Security Marking

Cambs Police will be holding two security marking events at Ely Police Station following the recent thefts of tools from vehicles across the East Cambs area. They are offering to mark your property with an engraver to make it less desirable to would be thieves and also to help them

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Local Burglaries

Message from the Police Crime Reduction Officer: Residents of Littleport & Isleham suffered a burglary on 3 February. The offenders on both of these crimes gained access through the rear of the property. Your boundary is your first line of defence, therefore, needs to be secure. • Ensure front boundaries

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Police Visiting Homes at Risk

POLICE are visiting homes at risk of being burgled as part of a crime crackdown in the county.  Officers are seeking properties left unsecured or otherwise vulnerable to burglary as part of Operation Hunter. The operation has been launched to reduce the number of burglaries in Cambridgeshire, which last year

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Look After Your Heating Oil

Theft of heating oil has been an issue in rural areasfor some time, but it can be a particular problem atthis time of year as home owners get their supplies for the winter months. Coupled with rises in the cost of fuel, oilhas become a much more attractive target for

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Operation Hunter Tackles Burglary

Residents are being urged to check their home security to help prevent a rise in burglaries over the winter months. Dwindling hours of daylight and the Christmas period often combine to result in more break-ins at homes in the county. The force is prioritising burglary as part of a new

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FREE Property Marking Event at the Tharp this Sunday

The Parish Council has arranged for Ely Police to carry out a free property marking event in Chippenham this Sunday, 22 April between 11.00 and 1.00pm.  So please bring along your bikes, lawnmowers and other garden equipment to be marked with your postcode. Mark and Ali have very kindly said

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Free Property Marking Event

Ely police will be holding a free property marking event on Sunday 22nd April, 11-1pm. At the Tharp Arms, Chippenham. Bring along your bikes, scooters, lawnmowers and other gardening equipment to be marked with your postcode.