Local community website for Reading and Berkshire
Sat April 4, 2020
- Bracknell stabbing: Two men charged - Jaedon Smith and Callum Fenton will appear in court charged with causing grievous bodily harm.
- M4 near Slough and Langley to close for roadworks - Highways England says the weekend closure between junction 5 and 6 will last until Monday morning.
- Coronavirus: Military help South Central Ambulance Service - Ambulance bosses say it will help them provide 20 to 30 extra ambulances a day.
- Slough shooting: Teenager arrested on suspicion of attempted murder - A 26-year-old man was taken to hospital for surgery after two men fired a gun into a van.
Scams On The Rise
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013
KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.
The top ten are the rare metals scam, pensions liberation fraud, mobility aids, dodgy job offers (if it sounds too good to be true it probably is), lotteries, truancy fraud, wine scams, love (dating websites), land barking and carbon credit trading. It is important that you can spot a scam or fraud before it takes place, remember it can happen to anyone of us. Note: If it sounds too good to be true, it most likely is.