Safer Summer Day – 4 August 2017

Published Wednesday 19 July 2017

Having a ‘safer summer’ is the aim of a day of activities being held in the Harborough district.

Safer Summer Day 2017, organised by Harborough District Community Safety Partnership, will take place on 4 August 2017 at The Symington Building, Adam and Eve Street,  in Market Harborough.

Activities will include:

Cuppa with a Copper – Insomnia café in The Symington Building from 10am-11.30am and 2pm-3.30pm.Public drop-in between these times time to chat with police and community safety representatives

Presentations to Parish Councils/Members and HDC Staff– Council Chamber in The Symington Building from 9.30am-12.30pm (please pre-book for this event)

  • 9.30am-10am – police drop in
  • 10am-11am Door step crime and Scams –Trading Standards
  • 11am-12noon – 'Last Orders' an alcohol awareness project aimed at the over 50s. This is a chance to see this free presentation that can be booked for coffee mornings, social groups or clubs.  
  • 12am-12.30pm – police drop in

Public  information display room – Room G18 opposite council reception in The Symington Building from 12am-4pm with eye-catching displays and advice from drug and alcohol support charity Turning Point, fire service and other organisations.

To book a place for the presentations please email your name, contact details and parish, if applicable, to Sarah Pickering, senior community safety officer, at