Our website use cookies to improve and personalize your experience and to display advertisements(if any). Our website may also include cookies from third parties like Google Adsense, Google Analytics, Youtube. By using the website, you consent to the use of cookies. We’ve updated our Privacy Policy. Please click on the button to check our Privacy Policy.

Alcohol Free Area

A large part of Dedworth is designated as an Alcohol-Free area by RBWM, which means

“Section 13 of the Criminal Justice and Police Act (2001) introduced Designated Public Places Orders (DPPOs) to replace drinking byelaws (which ceased to have effect from 1st September 2006). DPPOs (also referred to as Alcohol Free Zones) are a tool that can be used by local authorities to deal with problems of anti-social drinking in public places. Once in place a DPPO (Alcohol Free Zone) enables Police Officers and Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) to use their confiscation powers to enforce the restriction. It is not an offence to consume alcohol within a designated area, but failure to comply with an Officer s requests to stop drinking and surrender alcohol without reasonable excuse would be. Refusal to comply with an Officer ‘s requests to refrain from drinking can result in a fine of up to £500.”




Total Page Visits: 59 - Today Page Visits: 1