• Recently, one of our clients had an issue with their intruder alarm, which had been triggered twice in the middle of the night, on both occasions our team responded within 30 mins as we are the key holders for the buildings, we then communicated with the engineers to try and
  • The last few months have been quite an experience for all working in security in the UK. Our team has reacted with speed and professionalism to protect our staff, meet our client needs and support the country however we can. Several of our staff have served in the military and
  • Our blog activity has reduced in recent times due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation. Demand for security services has shifted to primarily patrol based activities and an increased focus on vacant property management, for example. We have reacted accordingly and continue to operate within the boundaries of government direction. The
  • Vacant property Management in Reading
    Combining the increase in the number of vacant properties with the stretched emergency services and possible civil unrest that has been mentioned, premises could be vulnerable to damage or interference from vandals, thieves and burglars. Consider vacant property management to reduce this risk, whether key holding and alarm response, regular
  • The Watchword Podcast
    In addition to providing security services in Berkshire, Hampshire and across the south east, we have launched a podcast in which we speak to interesting people about their background, experience and why they made the decisions they did. The Watchword Podcast tells the stories of challenge and success. Reflecting on
  • In this episode of the Watchword Security blog we speak to PCSO Emily Treadgold from Thames Valley Police about security in Reading and the surrounding area. How long have you served in the police and what roles have you done within it? I’ve been a PCSO for a year now,