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Fri January 15, 2021
- Station Hill: Reading office block plans approved - Work is set to start on the 18-storey office block and pocket park in Spring and finish in 2024.
- Covid-19: Bracknell couple's 'final meeting' in hospital - The couple, who both have coronavirus, were given "precious" time together, their daughter says.
- Coronavirus: Case rates in Berkshire - The latest number of cases of Covid-19 across the county.
- Mystery surrounds student who drowned in Reading river - Assistant coroner Ian Wade says he is unable to say how or why Junaed Amin died.
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.