South East

 Noise Action Week 2017 in the South East:

CHP Housing
Essex housing provider CHP Quality of Life team offered residents advice and support on noise problems.

North Hertfordshire DC
From Tuesday – Friday  set up a town centre stall. The aim was to create awareness on how loud things have to be before they damage hearing, the Noise App, the noise equipment the district council use and to answer any questions.

Uttlesford DC
Are contacting all primary schools in the area encouraging them to raise awareness of noise induced hearing loss in particular from headphone use.They will also provide online information.

West Sussex Mediation are promoting the use of mediation in resolving noise disputes – raising their profile with local news media

 Let us know what you’re planning
If not sure what to do see how some previous participants have promoted Noise Action Week
:

Ashford Mediation Service
Raised awareness of neighbour noise issues.

Elmbridge BC
Will be launched a new improved noise nuisance app with accompanying video and launched their summer Out of Hours Enforcement Service which covered noise and licensing issues over the summer months.

Norwich BC
Held an awareness raising event focussed on neighbour noise.

West Kent Housing are have co-ordinated information days on  along with partners including Sevenoaks DC, Kent CC, West Kent Mediation and Kent Police and produced a ‘are you a noisy neighbour’ self help guide.

 

South East Noise Action Week events in 2014 included:

Promoting good noise management to Elmbridge licensees during Noise Action Week

Promoting good noise management to licensees – Elmbridge BC

Elmbridge BC widely  promoted their noise toolkit and new nuisance app and toured the area to raise awareness of noise – read more about their work on our noise blog.

South Bucks BC will be raised awareness of noise in the area.

Swale BC are ran a sponsored silence in primary schools to raise awareness of noise.

 

Let us know what you are planning in the South East for NAW 2016