ANTI-social behaviour in Arlebury Park, Alresford, has dropped since the gates were locked in the evening, the town council heard.

The gates have been locked at 9pm from July 23 and since then there have been no reports of ASB.

The council agreed at their September meeting that the car park will reopen at 8am from Monday October 2.

It may be opened earlier but only an 8am opening will be guaranteed.

Two people have complained that by not opening at 6.30am the are unable to use the Perins school gym.