Street wardens to patrol on Sundays
Tamworth’s team of street wardens will
be patrolling the borough on Sundays until the end of September,
following requests from the public for extra patrols to be
The street wardens already patrol the town
centre, neighbourhood areas, parks and known anti-social behaviour
hotspots six days a week and have become well-known faces in their
Now from this weekend until the end of
September, warden patrols will be seen on the streets seven days a
week, with the addition of a Sunday shift which will operate up to
Two wardens from the 12-person team will make
up the Sunday patrols.
The extra patrols have been brought in
following requests from residents, who said they would like to see
wardens patrolling throughout the week.
The new Sunday patrols will also give the
wardens more opportunity to attend community events, promote
environmental education and enforcement initiatives such as the
Mucky Pup anti-dog fouling campaign and support the work of the
Community Safety Partnership.
If the extra patrols are a success, they will
become a permanent fixture - running from Easter to October every