Nigel Long

Liberal Democrat Campaigner for St. Mary's Ward, Andover Learn more

Archive for the ‘Crime’ Category

November’s important Police & crime commissioner election will decide the future of Policing in our area. In Andover it’s a straight choice between  the conservatives, who have let down Hampshire residents on crime & failed to protect front-line Police from cuts, or the Lib Dems who have stood up against County waste & cuts & […]

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Vigo Recreation Ground results

by nigellong on 23 September, 2012

After complaints of anti social behaviour in the Vigo Recreation ground, meetings with local residents,police, TVBC officers & your local Councilors were held in the Andover bowls club. The idea of these meetings were to find ways to solve the problems that have been disturbing residents in the Recreation Road area. Mainly groups of  young […]

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PACT Meeting for Vigo Recreation Ground

by nigellong on 10 July, 2012

This evening I attended a meeting to try & address some of the problems that local residents are having in this area. The Recreation ground is an area where there are two main problems. Environmental- A large amount of litter is left by users of the area. Plus the unpleasant remains of people allowing their […]

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Andover’s court to close

by nigellong on 8 February, 2012

News that Andover’s only court is to be closed has been confirmed by a spokesman of (HMCS). The magistrates court will shut in April 2013. It will be one of three courts in Hampshire earmarked for closure, with Basingstoke taking all of Andover’s workload. The decision was taken after a consultation report found that the […]

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Crime in Andover

by nigellong on 25 January, 2012

Police in the Andover area have announced that it is extending its operation at reducing crime in our town. The operation Nemesis is a concentrated effort by Andover police force to cut the number of burglaries from vehicles & homes.This campaign runs until 31st of March 2012. The recent statistics which the police released have […]

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