WEDNESDAY 12th APRIL 2017

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LONGBRIDGE POLICE TASKING AND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH MEETING APRIL 2017

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LONGBRIDGE POLICE TASKING AND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH MEETINGS 2017

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LONGBRIDGE POLICE TASKING AND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH MEETING DATES 2017

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Longbridge Police Tasking Neighbourhood Watch Posters 2017

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LONGBRIDGE POLICE TASKING AND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH MEETING DATES 2017

The first meeting for 2017 will be on

Friday 17th February at 6.30pm

at the Hollymoor Centre, Manor Park Grove, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 5ER

All welcome

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2017

Happy New Year

Welcome to 2017 and we also welcome a new sergeant to Longbridge,

Sgt Lee Howard.

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A big thank you to Sergeant Raf Khan for all his hard work over the last two years

Discussion is going on to give a date for the Police Tasking and Neighbourhood Watch meetings for 2017.

Last Year we wondered about combining the meeting with the local ward meetings. There are some advantages as there would be less meetings to attend but disadvantages in that the neighbourhood watch side could become lost in the amount of work to get through.

Watch this space!

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Design a Christmas Card for The Fire Fighters Charity

WMFS CHRISTMAS CARD COMPETITION 2016

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Be Safe this Halloween

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Safety Advice and Tips for Halloween 

Spooky Truths Regarding Halloween Safety On and Off the Road

Children love the magic of Halloween: Trick-or-treating, classroom parties and trips to a neighbourhood haunted house.

But for Mums and Dads there is often a fine line between Halloween Fun and Safety concerns, especially when it comes to road and pedestrian safety.

In 2014, about 6,300 pedestrian deaths and 145,000 medically consulted injuries occurred among pedestrians in motor vehicle incidents, according to Injury Facts 2016, the statistical report on unintentional injuries created by the National Safety Council.

NSC research reveales the reasons for pedestrian deaths and injuries varies by age. Darting or running into the road accounts for about 70% of pedestrian deaths or injuries for those age 5 to 9 and about 47% of incidents for those 10 to 14.

Follow These Ghoulishly Good Best Practices

To help ensure adults and children have a safe holiday, here’s some  do’s and don’ts on the trick-or-treat trail:

A parent or responsible adult should always accompany young children on the neighbourhood rounds
If your older children are going alone, plan and review the route that is acceptable to you.
Agree on a specific time when children should return home
Only go to homes with a porch light on and never enter a home or car for a treat
Children and adults are reminded to put electronic devices down, keep heads up and walk, don’t run, across the street. NSC offers the following safety tips for parents – and anyone who plans to be on the road during trick-or-treat hours:

Safety Tips for Motorists

Watch for children walking on roadways, medians and curbs
Enter and exit driveways and alleys carefully
At twilight and later in the evening, watch for children in dark clothing
Trick-or-Treating

Instruct your children to travel only in familiar, well-lit areas and avoid trick-or-treating alone
Tell your children not to eat any treats until they return home
Teach your children to never enter a stranger’s home
Costumes

All costumes, wigs and accessories should be fire-resistant
If children are allowed out after dark, fasten reflective tape to their costumes and bags to make sure they are visible
When buying Halloween makeup, make sure it is nontoxic and always test it in a small area first
Remove all makeup before children go to bed to prevent skin and eye irritation

Click below for a poster to save or print

Be Safe this Halloween

 

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“No Trick or Treat” Halloween Poster

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Halloween For many, especially those taking part, it’s a great, fun activity, but for others, who may not welcome numerous callers to their door, it can be a very unnerving and stressful time.… Download this poster and stick on your … Continue reading

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