Street pastors receive additional funding

Street pastors have been given the go-ahead to continue to keep the streets and premises of Stourbridge safe. Safe & sound, Dudley’s community safety partnership and the Primary Care Trust have joined forces to ensure the pastors have an additional £11,000 funding needed to carry on their valuable work supporting the night time economy in […]

Get home safely

Get home safely

Christmas party-goers are being urged to make sure a good night out ends that way by planning their journey home. safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership want people to get home safely after a night out.  It is warning people not to drink and drive and encourage them to use public transport where possible or […]

Enjoy the party season safely

Enjoy the party season safely

Christmas revellers in Dudley are being reminded of the dangers of mixing alcohol and cocaine in a bid to help them stay safe during the festive period. safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership want young adults to recognise that mixing cocaine and alcohol is a deadly cocktail. Cocaethylene is a chemical formed when alcohol and […]

New campaign hits the road

New campaign hits the road

A campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of mixing alcohol and cocaine will hit bars in Stourbridge this weekend. safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership, launched the ‘drop dead gorgeous’ campaign earlier this month which aims to raise awareness of the potentially lethal substance cocaethylene. Cocaethylene is produced when cocaine is mixed with alcohol […]

Operation teamwork launches

Operation teamwork launches

Organisations in Dudley borough will join forces to launch operation teamwork later this month. The operation, arranged by safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership, aims to get communities working with partners to make positive improvements in their neighbourhood. Teamwork will set up base inClaycroft Place, Lye, on August 17, at Valley Road Community Centre and […]

Drop dead gorgeous

Drop dead gorgeous

Posted by on Aug 8, 2011 in Drugs & alcohol, Latest news | No Comments

Summer revellers will be made wise to the dangers of mixing cocaine and alcohol with the launch of a campaign in Stourbridge. Dudley’s community safety partnership re-launches its ‘drop dead gorgeous’ campaign this month which raises awareness of the potentially lethal substance, cocaethylene. At the height of this summer’s festival season, the campaign aims to […]

New media campaign proves hit with young people

New media campaign proves hit with young people

Posted by on Jul 26, 2011 in Drugs & alcohol, Latest news | No Comments

A campaign launched to tackle teenage dating abuse has so far captured the attention of thousands of young people in the borough. Safe & sound, Dudley’s community safety partnership launched the cute, funny, smart… campaign last month highlighting to teenagers the controlling behaviour one partner may try to inflict over the other. The new media […]