News: Doorstep/Phone Calls – Solar Panel Device

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Be alert to Cold Callers offering a device that allegedly cuts power to solar panels in the event of a fire.

Claims that new laws are coming into force to cover fire safety linked to solar panels, and that the Fire Service will not attend fires in homes where their solar panels have caught fire are untrue.

Trading Standards urge residents not to agree to work at the door, and to always get 3 quotes from reputable traders.

Report Doorstep Crime, or request a Trading Standards approved trader scheme ‘Buy With Confidence’ directory by calling our Partners at the Citizens Advice Consumer Helpline on 03454 04 05 06

For further information on renewable energy contact the Energy Savings Trust on 0300 123 1234.

Spread the word not flu – get vaccinated to protect yourself and others

Hampshire County Council is encouraging those who are most at risk from catching flu to take up their vaccination this autumn

Car parking charges will increase in NFDC’s 51 car parks from January 2018

Colin Read, Operations Executive Head, said “It was back in 2012 when we last put up car parking charges.

Sunday 27 August 2017 – The New Forest Rattler

The New Forest Rattler Cycling Event is due to take place on Sunday 27th August.