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We try and keep you up to date with the latest news, tips and advice from in and around the security industry. This section is also used to keep you informed on the latest developments within our company. Please check back regularly, follow us on social media and please let us know if you have any stories that you feel might be relevant.

    Corporate hospitality with an added edge…

    23rd January 2015

    It's a new year which also means a new event season. When you think of Venture Security, corporate hospitality probably won’t be the first service we offer which comes to mind. But having a trained...

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    Working around the clock to ensure your Christmas is a happy one

    12th December 2014

    Everyone sympathises with old Father Christmas, clocking up all those miles, speeding around the place to ensure that all good little boys and girls aren’t disappointed come Christmas morning.

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    Security stepped up after £35k burglary

    24th October 2014

    Andover businesses have ramped up their security after thousands of pounds worth of goods and equipment were stolen in a night-time raid.

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    Construction site security

    15th September 2014

    You may have seen our recent blog alerting business owners to the theft of metal in and around Hampshire - but that’s not all those in the industry are likely to be targeted for, with building...

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    Metal thefts increase security risk for Hampshire businesses

    6th August 2014

    The price of scrap metal has done some interesting things over recent years, and rising figures have sent the rate of metal theft soaring. The amount of disruption and damage to the economy caused...

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    Going away this summer?

    10th July 2014

    It’s almost time for another summer holiday and a window of opportunity to enjoy a relaxing break away with your family. Well, once the tickets are booked, accommodation paid for, passports sorted...

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    Summer Crime Prevention Advice

    16th June 2014

    The weather’s warming up at long last, but hand in hand with the rise in temperature comes an increase in burglary figures.

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    Lone worker safety

    20th May 2014

    Do you employ people who work alone at your premises? If so, have you considered the potential risks posed to both their safety and your business?

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    The cost effectiveness of our keyholding services

    8th May 2014

    Ever considered how much it would ease your mind to know that a team of professional security officers were looking out for your property or business premises?

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    The SIA business license – who needs it and what does it mean?

    22nd April 2014

    The law is changing in the way security companies are licenced. From 6th April 2015 (subject to Ministerial approval), all regulated UK security businesses that provide licensable individuals under...

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    Ten tips to reduce the risk of rural crime

    18th March 2014

    Rural crime is a big issue for those working in agriculture or other land-based sectors. Crime costs these industries millions of pounds each year in the theft of high-value equipment, as well as...

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    Who is protecting you really?

    24th February 2014

    If you’re reading this, chances are that you know how important it is to have security provisions in place for your business, and also your home. Whether you run a warehouse, an office or employ the..

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    What can we learn from the Winter Olympics?

    18th February 2014

    With all eyes on the Sochi Olympics, what lessons can be learned from Russian security? We’re now mid-way through the Winter Olympics, this year held in Sochi, Russia. And if anyone observed our...

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    What’s your New Year’s resolution?

    9th January 2014

    It’s January: the time for turning over a new leaf, reorganising your business and assessing your priorities for the year ahead. Try as we might, New Year’s resolutions don’t tend to see the light...

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    Christmas planning: Don’t scrimp on security

    7th December 2013

    It’s December and the event preparation leading up to the Christmas period and New Year has begun. But while you’re busy trying to arrange the succession of functions, don’t get complacent about...

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    Take extra care this winter…

    22nd November 2013

    We’re often led to believe that summer is the season where extra precautions need to be taken when it comes to keeping your home safe from break-ins. But winter offers its own window of opportunity...

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    How can I prevent my home being burgled?

    5th November 2013

    With frightening stats coming to light which show that an attempted burglary takes place at over 700,000 homes each year – that’s one roughly every 45 seconds – it’s a good idea to try and reduce...

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    Every 45 seconds…

    29th October 2013

    Every 45 seconds, an attempted burglary takes place in the UK. Every 76 seconds, the housebreakers are successful.

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    Venture Security offsets carbon emissions with tree planting scheme

    9th October 2013

    As anyone who works with us knows, we are dedicated to achieving industry accreditations in order to reflect our commitment to professionalism. But when you think of hiring a security company, your..

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    Venture Director elected member of Security Institute

    26th September 2013

    Venture Security were delighted to receive the recent news that Managing Director Paul Howe has been elected as a member of prestigious organisation, The Security Institute.

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