Category Archives: Media Releases

‘Noise Oscars’ Finalists Announced for Local Authority Award

John Connell awards celebrate 10th year Brighton, 3rd November 2010 – Local Authority finalists for the 10th annual John Connell Awards, dubbed the ‘Noise Oscars’, have been announced by the Noise Abatement Society. The awards are named in honour of […]

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Noise on Newsnight

Noise is making News: Noise footprint; Silent Boutiques; SodCasting and organic noise, all ideas generated by this Newsnight report and Ian McMillan’s poem for The Guardian “We Need to Reduce our Noise Footprint” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oz8Px1ZMwZY

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Noise Abatement Society backs Safe Quiet Car at ECO Car Rally 7th July Brighton-London

Quiet electric vehicles and hybrids must be fitted with environmentally friendly sounders to avoid fatal accidents The Noise Abatement Society is commending the new ‘safer-sounding car’ (see image below) which is joining the convoy of eco-cars from Brighton’s sea front […]

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Love Your Ears Listen Safely for Longer

The Noise Abatement Society’s campaign, Love Your Ears is focused on raising awareness of noise induced hearing loss amongst teenagers due to MP3 player misuse. But we recognise that simply telling teenagers to turn their music down doesn’t often work! […]

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Quiet Deliveries Demonstration Scheme

Government Backed Quiet Deliveries Demonstration Scheme Invites Local Authorities and Retailers to Participate in Curfew Relaxation Trials The Quiet Deliveries Demonstration Scheme (QDDS), developed by the consortium comprising the Department for Transport (DfT), the Freight Transport Association (FTA) and the Noise […]

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