Join Our Dog Watch Scheme

Dog Watch (DW) is an initiative that encourages dog walkers to be pro-active and vigilant in their area whilst out walking their dogs.

Are You Shopping Online?

Almost 34% of all retail sales during May 2020 were carried out online, and new research suggests that only 16% of UK consumers intend to return to their old shopping habits post-lockdown.

Bicycle Thefts

Please be aware that thieves are now targeting bicycles that are attached to the back of vehicles parked in the New Forest, especially in the Forest’s campsites and car parks.

HMRC Telephone Scam

Hythe Police would like to warn all local residents of a recent telephone scam involving persons purporting to be from HMRC (Her Majesties Revenue and Customs).

Advice to horse owners

Many of you will be aware of an incident where a pony died of natural causes in Four Marks last week.

New Forest car parks resurfacing works planned

Drivers should be aware of some restrictions to car parking facilities when the council carries out resurfacing work to car parks in Lymington, New Milton and Totton during October.

People’s Postcode Lottery Scam

Hampshire County Council Trading Standards Service would like to raise awareness of a letter scam currently being received by several Hampshire residents.