Neighbourhood Watch

Warning – warm weather ahead! You still need to remember to close and lock all windows and doors when you leave your house, including sheds and garages; if you’ve an intruder alarm, always activate it when you go out.
Vehicle number-plate theft is on the increase. Measures against this happening are: (1) fit tamper-resistant number-plates; (2) garage your vehicle whenever possible; and (3) park in secure and/or well-lit locations.
Fraudsters are sending bogus phone texts and e-mail messages claiming to be from Apple, typically alleging that your account requires up-dating and giving a link to follow. As always, never follow such links; never provide account details or personal information to people you don’t know. If you receive one of these “Apple” messages, please report it to