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Crime Information General Local News Miscellaneous Prevention

Dog Walker Update

Good morning, Having made contact with several co-ordinators and others who use social media like DN post code community Facebook pages since my first warning mail, it is evident that people still believe that putting information onto the Facebook pages alone will make the police react and investigate their problems. This is a misconception, as […]

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Community General Local News Miscellaneous

Exteme Weather Warning !

Another beast from the East over the next few days. Do you know anyone in your road / street / avenue / flat complex that may be struggling to heat their home, or having problems juggling heating costs vs food on the table? Have all of the elder members around your life remembered to apply […]

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Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous Network News Prevention

National Neighbourhood watch information request

I have been asked to disseminate national information out in regards to vaccines and jabs to the readers on here, so please see the attachment below from the explanation. This is also going out to all N E Lincs NHW Co-ordinators by separate e mail. Please share to all networks where appropriate. With over 10 […]

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Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous

CASES PER 100,000 IMPROVING, BUT….

Recent results, as seen on Look North, are encouraging, but before we all book our holidays, pub trips and house parties, please take a breath, and remember that we all need to stay vigilant and careful until the cases are down to zero. East Lindsey, which is one of our nearest area borders, have recently […]

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Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

Here’s food for thought !

I casually pulled a takeaway leaflet out of the front door this morning, after watching someone unknown walk up our driveway to put it in the door,  and then thought twice about what I had just done. Thought – I don’t know this person. I didn’t see any ppe, gloves etc.,  or know how the […]

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Community General Local News Miscellaneous

INFORMATION RE SPECIAL NEEDS LOCAL SERVICES

Having helped with a group of special needs adults based at the Grimsby Institute campus for around 12 years, this strikes home that parents / carers are actually being asked to give their views as part of this news item. Please pass this information on to ANYONE who has connections with special needs children and […]

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Community Crime Information General Miscellaneous Prevention Safer and Stronger

VEHICLE PARTS THEFTS – WARNING POST

FOR THOSE WHO DO NOT RECEIVE MY COMMUNITY ALERTS. Catalytic Converter Thefts – Tips on How To Protect Your Vehicle Today we’re warning motorists to be on their guard following a number of reports of catalytic converters being stolen. In the last month we have received reports of incidents in Goole, Scunthorpe, Brigg and Grimsby […]

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Community General Local News Miscellaneous

HEALTHWATCH REQUEST FOR FEEDBACK

Good morning, I have been asked to put this survey request up on the site in regards to how any health service contact could have affected you, either good or bad, during the last few months. As I have myself suffered an injury involving doctor and hospital contact, I have completed the survey – very […]

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Community Covid-19 Crime Information General Local News Miscellaneous Prevention Scams

UPDATE – SCAM VACCINE CALLS

Karl will again fully update the scam on Friday, but police have warned of a new text / social media ciontact being made with a VERY genuine looking attachment page which looks very realistic as if from the NHS. It tells you that you are now in line for the jab and to accept or […]

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Community Crime Information General Local News Miscellaneous National News Prevention

DOG OWNERS – BEWARE !

I am starting to hear local cases of dog walkers being followed and being asked questions about their dogs while out walking, even some people trying to snatch dogs from gardens while dogs are out doing their business. Recent national scam protection TV programmes are suggesting that drug dealers are using some of their ill […]

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Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous

Quick message for those working from home

Today’s neighbour thought is sparked by looking out at horrible inclement wet rainy weather with wind and cold all around us. You may have recently been furloughed or now working from home again with the new restrictions in place. Where do you sit to do your work? I am on the main dining room table […]

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Thank you, BBC 2 !

Why am I thanking the Beeb? Easy – Education programmes in the early afternoon that are too good just for children learning on line. Coming from a grim mortarboarded teacher background at my grammar school over 50 years ago, how much more could I have learnt and absorbed, given more modern ways to visually show […]

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Community Covid-19 Crime Information General Prevention Safer and Stronger Scams

New Vaccine Scam ! Info from the Fraud Forum.

I normally leave all scam alerts with Karl for his excellent and informative Friday slot, but the NEL Fraud Forum and Humberside Police have asked me to put this up asap , so here goes ! COVID 19 Vaccine Scam Text We have been informed about a new scam that is being circulated, but looks very […]

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Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

HAPPY NEW YEAR…. OR IS IT?

I was really hoping that my first post in 2021 would be full of positives, and hope for a return to some form of normal lifestyle during the opening months. Instead, we awake to a new lockdown regime, a rapidly spreading new virus variant, people not wanting to obey strictly laid down stay at home […]

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Community General Miscellaneous

SEASON’S GREETINGS !

As everyone begins to finalise preparations for whatever type of family celebration they have managed to achieve in poor circumstances, may I take this opportuinity to send out my personal greetings to all those who kindly take the time to read this blog and read my regular warnings and alerts. I hope that everyone manages […]