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Junior Citizen 2017

Teaching children how to stay safe Havant Borough Council’s Junior Citizen is back from Monday 13 to Friday 24 November. The two week-long event, which will be attended by more than 1,000 school children from local primary schools, is organised by

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Remember, remember the 5th of November

Free Display Set to Return Havant Borough Council will once again be holding its annual Bonfire and Firework display at Stockheath Common in Leigh Park, Havant on Sunday 5th November. The family event for all ages will begin when the

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Ball Games in Public Places

During the spring and summer each year the Council receives complaints about young people playing ball games in public places. In general, ball games are a fun activity for young people playing them and can be a source of disturbance for those who are not. Unfortunately, this

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Mental Health Awareness Week

8 May – 14 May 2017 – ‘Survive to Thrive’ We all have mental health. Good mental health is an asset that helps us to thrive. This is not just the absence of a mental health problem, but having the ability

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Successful funding bid

Vulnerable individuals supported with more than £190,000 Havant Borough Council (HBC) has supported two local charities in their successful bid for £190,587 of funding. Southern Domestic Abuse Service (SDAS), in partnership with Motiv8 and HBC, applied for the funding from

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Wildfire

Raising Awareness of the Risks of Sending Nude Pictures Online Hampshire Constabulary ran a Police Apprentice competition last year for secondary schools to design a peer to peer campaign to tackle the increasingly concerning issue of young people sending nude

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Safer Internet Day 2017

Tuesday 7th February Technology has become integral to young people’s lives and it is important that they know how to stay safe online and make the most of the opportunities that the internet provides. Whether you are a young person,

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Crackle, Bang, Fizz Bonfire and Firework Display

Havant Borough Council’s annual Bonfire and Fireworks Display set to wow crowds once again. The event will be taking place from 5pm on Saturday 5th November, at Stockheath Common, Leigh Park with lots to do before the bonfire is lit

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Halloween – No Trick or Treat

Download and display Hampshire Constabulary’s free poster if you want to avoid trick or treaters this year. If you do not want to be disturbed by trick or treaters this Halloween, download and print out a copy of the to

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September Edition of Safe4me Youth News

    This months Safe4me Youth News edition focusses on: Personal safety as the dark mornings and earlier dark nights draw in Implications relating to ‘sexting’,  signposting to support and advice Volunteer Police Cadets who are currently recruiting for new and

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