Neighbourhood Watch, Road Safety and Local Police Issues


These two initiatives are designed to make our roads safer.The Sussex Safer Roads Partnership is undertaking a series of activities and initiatives to help lower the number of collisions, serious injuries and fatalities on our roads; have a look at their latest video Embrace Life - and think!  Op Crackdown provides a way to report anti-social driving behaviour and abandoned cars


There have recently been 2 breaks to stables in Wadhurst.

Wealden police are currently investigating the breaks, however if you have any information please contact Wealden police on 101 quoting serial 0585 01/03/12

If you have a stable please consider the following advice

All items of tack should be security marked; thieves are far less likely to steal items that can be traced back to their owners. It is sensible to keep a comprehensive list of all your tack including identification details such as photographs, makes and identification numbers of valuable items like saddles.

Tack can be protected in the following ways:

Besides saddles and bridles it is also important to security mark items such as electronic clippers and harnesses.

Stable Yard Security

In assessing the security of your stables, start by checking the perimeter.

Tack Room Security


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PCSO Matt Neve Police Community Support Officer - e-mail
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Jayne Cleverley - Ticehurst Neighbourhood Policing Officer e-mail
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Simon Knight - Neighbourhood Policing Constable e-mail
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