South West

For Noise Action Week 2018:

University at Weston – in Weston-super-mare public and environmental health students will be in the Italian gardens talking to people about noise and there may be monitoring of live music on 23rd and 24th May

Bristol City Council – neighbourhood team will be running a social media campaign

Oxford City Council – will be highlighting their noise services in their newsletter

Let us know what you’re planning for Noise Action Week 2018 in the South West

In previous years some great work has been undertaken to promote Noise Action Week that can give you ideas for taclking noise in your area.

Gloucester City Council went into the city centre talking about the health impacts of noise

Sedgemoor District Council talked about noise on local radio and were out and about in Bridgewater  working to cut the cost of noise problems

North Somerset DC Environmental Protection team will be visited three towns during Noise Action Week to offer advice to the public on noise issues, and in particular ways they can prevent causing a noise nuisance, i.e. barking dogs and loud music/TV’s.

 Cheltenham Borough Homes The anti social behaviour team was active in the borough talking about neighbour noise.

Cornwall Council -flagged up powers to seize noise making equipment


Teign Housing and Teignbridge District Council worked in partnership to promote noise action week and held 4 events in 4 different areas including a local primary school, a SureStart Centre, a community café and one out on the streets. They also be launched a new information guide for residents on being a good neighbour produced in partnership with local agencies.