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


Another new set of meeting and gathering rules have emerged – are you keeping up with the latest changes, and more to the point, do you understand how they are working? I do not regard myself as stupid, but am finding that the constant changing rounds of “do this”, now “don’t do this !” within […]

Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

School gates – severe lack of social distancing

With a rise in school related Covid cases, I have looked more closely as i have been passing any school gates at arrival or leaving times over the last week, and I am amazed at the total lack of social distancing where the children and parents are gathering together. No names, but I passed one […]

Community Covid-19 General Local News Meetings

New week – New rules!

So…… another set of rules in regards to gatherings both inside and outside of the home ! Thus far, we have been very lucky and fortunate that reasonable observation of previous rules have left this area very low in Covid 19 cases and deaths. However, several public house, club and restaurant areas have become the […]

Crime Information General

Discounts on security equipment

The National Safety in Neighbours anti-burglary campaign continues (see our first blog about this here  and the second here) and we’d repeat our messages about protecting your property. Remember that you need to think about ways to: – Protect your perimeter – Protect your building – and Protect your contents There is currently an offer […]

General Local News

Who you gonna call?

When you, a friend, family member, neighbour or local resident needs help or support, do you know who you should be calling? You’ll know 999, 101 and 111, but what about other local services and support organisations? Why not get a list of numbers together and keep them by your phone, in your diary or […]

Community Crime Information General Safer and Stronger – are your valuables protected?

  Please look through the benefits of having your valuables protected by the document below.

Community General Local News Miscellaneous

Local consultation document

Have Your Say on Crime Prevention and Community Safety   North East Lincolnshire Community Safety Partnership wants to hear your views on crime prevention and community safety The NEL Community Safety Partnership is asking people who live and work in the borough to help set its priorities for the next three years by sharing their […]

General Local News Network News OurWatch Safer and Stronger

Your help requested to help get our local database of groups up to date

Have you missed me? Over the last week, I have still been working, in the National “Our Watch” site registrations, checking for all self registrations, adding new groups that were not known about before, sending out confirmation e mails from the national website, and going through Co-ordinator details, so our local protected database is more […]

Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous

How will 4th July affect NHW groups and residents?

Easing of various rules and different pubs, club and restaurants opening up – all with their own Covid 19 risk assessments and social distancing rules for differing sized locations – confused still? – I certainly am unsure of where I can go and with whom ! So, how will the general public and NHW groups […]

Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous

Lockdown easing – will it affect your neighbours?

As the government begin a long timely process to ease lockdown without compromising safety issues, please consider any vulnerable neighbours who have recently ended their 12 week enforced isolation period. It may NOT be the end of their enforced isolation, if they have suffered from ailments or illnesses previously, and self isolation is a natural […]

Crime Information General Safer and Stronger


PLEASE FIND BELOW SOME UPDATED POLICE ADVICE ON PREVENTION OF HOUSE AND PROPERTY BURGLARIES. Burglary Crime Prevention Low front boundary; keep hedges and walls at the front of your house low (under one metre) so burglars have nowhere to hide. Secure side gate; keep side gates locked at all times. Open gates mean burglars can […]

General Local News Miscellaneous Safer and Stronger

Police update – domestic abuse

Please find the latest information received from the police in regards to domestic abuse. Updated – Reaching Out To Victims of Domestic Abuse As lockdown restrictions ease, we’re reaching out to victims of domestic abuse to encourage them to get in touch so that we can help. Protecting victims – no matter what their gender […]

General Network News We Did


How did you start your local NHW group – was there an incident that sparked interest? Did you have anti social activity problems, or a high burglary problem that needed resolving? What help did you have when you started? Have you a story to tell? If so, pop it down, and let us see it, […]

Covid-19 Crime Information General Local News National News

Lockdown activity suggestions from Our Watch

We are at the start of National Neighbourhood Week which runs until 13th June. The local network would love to hear if you have made any plans within your own groups to stay in contact with your members and celebrate that you are part of a caring group in your neighbourhoods. Have you planned anything […]

General Network News Safer and Stronger Training

National Neighbourhood Watch Week – 7th to 13th June – Celebrate your Neighbours

Across North East Lincolnshire we’re encouraging all Neighbourhood Watch groups to see what you can do for your community during Neighbourhood Watch Week (next week, 7th-13th June) and to “Celebrate your Neighbours”. During lockdown more than ever it time for Neighbourhood Watch Groups to be an active part of their streets and neighbourhoods. Conversations are […]