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BARNSTAPLE'S Town Centre Neighbourhood Beat Team will be holding an informal police surgery in the Green Lanes Shopping Centre on the February 21. The Police and Communities Together (PACT) event, from 10am-2pm, will give shoppers the opportunity to raise

BARNSTAPLE'S Town Centre Neighbourhood Beat Team will be holding an informal police surgery in the Green Lanes Shopping Centre on the February 21.The Police and Communities Together (PACT) event, from 10am-2pm, will give shoppers the opportunity to raise and discuss local issues.People will also be able to complete a PACT survey; receive information on crime prevention; and gain the information and tools to set up their own Neighbourhood Watch scheme. PCSO Simon Barrett said: "The evidence suggests that residents' associations and Neighbourhood Watch do work and make a huge impact on the quality of life for residents. "Our team would like to invite people living in the Barnstaple town centre area to set up their own groups to empower them to actively make a difference in the town.


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