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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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Open Morning at Havant Jobcentre Plus

Wednesday 15th February 2017 10am-1pm Have you recently been affected by the Benefit Cap? Have you had difficulties budgeting? Have you lost direction about future employment? Do you know where to go for support? Come along to the drop in

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Who Let the Dogs Out?

Public Consultation on Dogs in Open Spaces The council is asking residents for their views on dogs using open spaces as part of a consultation into a proposed Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO). PSPOs were introduced by Government in October

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Domestic Homicide Review 2016

Domestic Homicide Reviews are carried out to ensure that lessons are learnt when a person has been killed as a result of domestic violence. The Home Office multi-agency statutory guidance defines a Domestic Homicide Review as a review of the circumstances in which

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‘We’re watching you’

Dog owners who don’t clear up after their pets be warned Research shows dog fouling tends to occur at night because some pet owners know they will not be seen under the cover of darkness. As such, there is a

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Junior Citizen 2014

‘I am a Junior Citizen. I pledge to do my best to make my area a better place to live’ 1,160 year six students from 24 local Primary and Junior schools attended the Junior Citizen Event at Fort Purbrook in

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Havant Rangers on BBC show ‘Don’t Mess With Me’

The BBC have recently shown a five part documentary series hosted by Margaret Mountford investigating the methods and tactics Councils are using to combat the litter problem in Britain.  Havant’s own Environmental Rangers featured in episode five, Fast Food. The Rangers demonstrated the ‘Paint Poo Pink’ Campaign and

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Plain Clothes Patrols

Havant Council plan plain clothes patrols to target people who fail to clean up after their dogs! Council rangers working in plain clothes are ready to issue irresponsible dog owners with a Fixed Penalty Notice of £75 if they fail

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Neighbourhood Watch

Havant Neighbourhood Watch and Waterlooville and District Neighbourhood Watch are important members of the Safer Havant Partnership. You can help to make your community safer by joining your local scheme. Neighbourhood Watch is one of the most successful crime prevention

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Commissioner Hayes meets Havant’s safety partners…

Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner Simon Hayes spent a day in Havant and Waterlooville yesterday (Monday 4 Feb 2013),  as part of his drive to engage with the wider communities of Hampshire and Isle of Wight. The morning was spent meeting police officers and

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