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Rural Team at Annual Ploughing Match

Safer Neighbourhood Team officers from Atherstone, with Carol Cotterill, Rural Crime Coordinator for North Warwickshire were at the annual ploughing match for the area promoting the Warwickshire Rural Watch scheme.   As well as people becoming members and receiving gate signs, they had leaflets … Continue reading

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Rural Team Visit New Estate in Nether Whitacre

PC Scot Ramsall and  PCSO Jane Owen from SNT West beat with Carol Cotterill, Rural Crime Coordinator for North Warwickshire visited Norman Edwards Estate at Nether Whitacre and met up with Luke Pearson, who is the NHW Coordinator for the estate and a … Continue reading

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Warwickshire Libraries Thank Volunteers

Warwickshire Libraries thank their volunteers at celebration event September 9, 2016 On the 8th of September, Warwickshire County Council library service celebrated the successes of its library volunteers in an event held at Kenilworth Library. 31 people gathered from around … Continue reading

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West Mercia Police Make Arrest Following Sheep Worrying Incident

West Mercia Police were called to reports of sheep worrying at a farm in Risbury, Leominster on Friday, 2 September 2016. A 64-year-old man from Risbury, Leominster, has been arrested on suspicion of Being the owner or person in charge … Continue reading

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Presentation to Local Residents on Staying Safe

Following incidents of bogus callers in Wood End and surrounding villages, the rural crime team, consisting of Carol Cotterill, Rural Crime Coordinator, Mark English from Warwickshire Police and local officer PCSO Pete Beale, with Darshak Kacha from Warwickshire Trading Standards met with … Continue reading

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Successful Event at Grendon Flower Festival

Over the weekend Grendon held their well known and very popular flower festival at All Saints Church, which was really well attended by the local community.  Carol Cotterill, Rural Crime Coordinator for North Warwickshire and Tony Hardman, Chair of North Warwickshire … Continue reading

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Drugs found in Polesworth After Fight in High Street

TWO bags of drugs were found in Polesworth by police officers after a fight broke out in the High Street. Officers from Atherstone’s Safer Neighbourhood Team were called to the disturbance in the village at 8.30pm on Saturday, August 20. … Continue reading

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Report Areas of Concern to Warwickshire Trading Standards

WARWICKSHIRE TRADING STANDARDS – INFORMATION REPORT   Please contact us with any further information on the following:   Animal Health, Farming standards and Welfare Doorstep Crime Counterfeiting Consumer Credit (Illegal Money Lending etc) Fair Trading Food quality, composition and labelling … Continue reading

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Fish Poaching and Related Crimes Dealt With in North Warwickshire

Officers from Warwickshire police, Leicestershire police, the environment agency and staff from kingsbury water park and the angling trust last night took part in the 2nd joint Operation Leviathan to address fish poaching and related crimes. At Bosworth Water Park … Continue reading

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Update on The Adventurous Pigs

Update on the two adventurous pigs who trotted from Dordon to Baxterley. Two young pigs who were found wandering the streets of a village near Tamworth have been happily homed, after help from our Rural Watch Co-ordinator Carol Cotterill. Everyone … Continue reading

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