Homelands helpline

Press Release: 24/05/2004

Winchester City Council's environmental health team has set up a helpline for this years Homelands 2004 festival, which is taking place at Cheesefoot Head this weekend. The festival starts around midday on Saturday 29th and finishes at 7.00am on Sunday 30th

City Council officers will be on hand throughout the festival to check facilities on site - including the water supply, sanitary accommodation, health and safety, catering and clearance of litter - for a temporary population equivalent in size to a small town.

In considering the licence application for the event the Council paid particular attention to the potential for nuisance to nearby householders from a variety of sources.

The following helpline telephone numbers are available in case anyone needs to contact the environmental health team.

Before the event
For noise nuisance issues 01962 840222 ext. 2488 (in office hours)
For all other issues 01962 840222 ext. 2188 (in office hours)

During the Event
8.00am Saturday 29 May until 07.00am Sunday 30 May
For noise nuisance issues 01962 863493
For Police matters 0845 0454545 (Dial 999 in an emergency)
For all other issues 01962 865407