Green Residents Association is scheduled for Thursday 4th November, 8:00pm in the Village Hall. At this important meeting, we appoint a new committee, discuss our finances and set out plans for the coming year. We invite all Cheswick Green residents to join us, participate in the conversation and raise any new ideas or concerns. Your attendance will be most welcome CHESWICK GREEN RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION
West Midlands Police have produced a crime prevention handbook which contains lots of information and advice to help keep you, your vehicle, valuables and house safe and secure. Crime_Prevention_Handbook.pdf
In June of this year, the Cheswick Green Residents Association alerted you all to the many flaws contained within the above planning application which would see the volume of pupils double. Having studied SMBC’s own Transport Assessment, concerns grew and legal guidance was sought. This led to the Cheswick Green Parish Council and Residents Association commissioning an independent survey to provide a transparent picture. Read More
We have been advised by Solihull Council that traffic calming measures at the above junction will commence on Monday 28th June. The work will require temporary four way traffic lights and some delays should be expected.
There has been an increase in reports of vehicle crime in Solihull in recent weeks. Steps that you can take to help to protect your vehicle.
Keyless theft: When vehicles are stolen using an electronic device to access the signal to your key fob. You can prevent this by purchasing a signal blocker bag to store your key fob in once you have parked up https://faradaybag.com/key-shields/ . Alternatively you can store your keys in a foil lined tin to stop the signal being picked up by a relay tracker device that has the range to pick up signals from outside your home.
Theft of High Value Vehicles: When storing a vehicle in a locked and secure garage isn’t possible then secondary security measures are advisable. Criminals want to steal your vehicle as quickly as possible so putting layers of security in place will help to deter them. Consider using a Disklok https://www.disklokuk.co.uk/ as a WMNow member you do qualify for a 15% discount by using the code WMPwelcome15 at the checkout.
Theft from vehicles: After parking up at your destination or at home for the evening remove all valuables from your vehicle and make sure it is locked and secure. Opportunist thieves go out in the early hours trying car door handles to see what they can find. Items such as tools, sat navs, laptops phones, sunglasses and loose change are just what they are hoping to steal. So please take a minute before going to bed to check your vehicle is locked.