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.

Want to quit smoking?

Stopping smoking is the lifestyle change that has the greatest single impact on individual and family health.

Distraction thefts

Please be aware of a recent incident of distraction theft in Tescos Sizer Way.

Royal Mail Email Scam

A scam email is currently being sent to victims fraudulently claiming to be from the Royal Mail. Attached to the email is the CryptoLocker virus.

Fake Bailiff’s & Phantom Debts

Action Fraud has seen an increase in the number of small to medium sized businesses being contacted by fake bailiffs requesting payments for a phantom debt.

Launch of summer drink and drug drive operation

Between Monday, June 1 and Tuesday, June 30 Hampshire Constabulary will be taking part in the national summer campaign to target drink and drug drivers on our roads.

New Forest youngsters learn about the dangers of litter

Fawley infants learnt about the dangers of litter to wildlife and animals during a special assembly and classroom sessions organised by the New Forest National Park Authority.

Don’t drive UNLESS you drink!

If you don’t drink enough water while driving, it can be just as dangerous as being over the alcohol drink-drive limit.

Be ‘Tick Aware’

Hampshire County Council is stepping up its advice to residents to be 'tick aware' while enjoying time outside, or working outdoors.