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Mon March 25, 2019
- Driver 'rammed cyclist then attacked him' in Reading - Darren Fordred suffered "catastrophic injuries" when he was hit by a car, a court hears.
- Slough £60m leisure project completed with the Centre - The Centre is the last leg of a project to improve fitness among Slough residents.
- Appeal as 11 hurt in 50-strong Bracknell boxing brawl - Police say 11 people were hurt in the fight outside Bracknell Leisure Centre.
- Asian gold: More than £140m stolen in UK in last five years - Asian families are often targeted by thieves for gold, which is traditionally given as weddings gifts.
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.