Suffolk: Your Help Needed After Knife Amnesty Success

A year-long knife amnesty in Suffolk is called a success by police, now they need your help...


More than six thousand knives have been left in special bins around Suffolk as part of the Bin a Blade amnesty.

Over the past 10 months the mobile bins visited nine police stations (Leiston, Haverhill, Woodbridge, Stowmarket, Newmarket, Sudbury, Halesworth, Beccles and Felixstowe) as well as Kessingland Library and Mid Suffolk District Council’s offices in Needham Market. Chief Constable Simon Ash was very pleased with the reaction from these communities to the amnesty.

They'll most likely be melted down, and then a decision has to be made about what to do with all the metal - that's where they need your help.

Chief of Suffolk Police, Simon Ash says he's pleased with the success of the campiagn, and now they'll try and work out what to do next...

Suffolk Police Chief Simon Ash

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Toby Anstis

10am - 1pm

Email the show

Text 'HEART' to 82122

Toby Anstis

On TV: Feel-Good Christmas!

10am - 11am

Watch heart TV

  • Kelly Clarkson Underneath The Tree

    Now

    iTunes

  • Spice Girls Goodbye

    09:55

    iTunes

  • Coldplay Christmas Lights

    09:51

    iTunes

  • Chris Rea Driving Home For Christmas

    09:48

    iTunes

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter