POLICE have arranged a series of meetings for local residents to air their views.
Officers from Wallsend neighbourhood policing team will be available on the following days:
Thursday, August 11, 10am to 3pm, at the Howdon Community Centre playscheme; Tuesday, August 16, 4pm to 5pm, at Battle Hill Library; Tuesday, August 16 at 3.30pm for an estate walk-about starting outside Howdon Library in Churchill Street; Wednesday, August 17, at 10am for an estate walk-about starting at The Dene and at Lidl car park and at Bisely Court at 11am; Thursday, August 18, 10am to 3pm at the Howdon Community Centre playscheme; Sunday, August 21, 1pm to 2pm drop-in at the Park House in Howdon Park; Thursday, August 25, 10am to 3pm at the Howdon Community Centre playscheme; Tuesday, August 30, at 3.30pm for an estate walk-about starting at the end of St Hilda’s Avenue in Holy Cross.
Sergeant Phil McConville said: “These events give local people the opportunity to speak to officers informally near where they live or work.
“I hope residents will take a few minutes to call in and find out who their local officer is and talk to them about any policing issues they may have.”
Anyone who wants to speak to an officer, but is unable to attend an event, should contact their neighbourhood policing team on 03456 043043 ext 69191.