Malvern Hills residents can access free advice on property and home safety at upcoming security events.

Organised by Malvern Hills District Council, the sessions will focus on preventative measures against theft or burglary.

Experts from the council’s community safety team will cover a variety of subjects, including door, window, lock, and CCTV security, as well as hedge, fencing, and lighting security.


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A free property marking service will also be offered.

The first event will take place on Thursday, February 29 at The Pump Rooms in Tenbury Wells from 5pm until 7pm, ahead of another at Hanley Swan Village Hall at the same time on Thursday, March 21.

Cllr Natalie McVey, responsible for community safety, said: "These events are a great way to raise community awareness, give advice and practical tips, and help reduce the fear of crime.

"The Malvern Hills District is a low crime district, and we want to keep it that way."