Monthly Archives: April 2015

Investment Fraud Alert – National Savings and Investments Clone

Fraudsters have set up a bogus website claiming to be the official site of National Savings & Investments and are contacting members of the public, cold calling them and offering them the chance to invest in 65+ Bonds (also known … Continue reading

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Happy St George’s Day

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Parcel Delivery Scam – Blind Lady from Tamworth Conned

Tamworth’s Neighbourhood Watch has issued the following alert after a blind lady was conned. A female approached a dwelling of a vulnerable elderly partiality blind lady in Gillway Lane, and asked if she could accept a parcel for delivery at another address. The … Continue reading

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How Not to Knock Doors During Election Time

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James Anderson Breaks Sir Ian Botham’s England Wicket Record

James Anderson surpassed Sir Ian Botham as England’s highest Test wicket-taker in history with his 384th dismissal in his 100th match. Anderson, 32, had West Indies’ Denesh Ramdin caught at first slip on the final day of the first Test … Continue reading

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VE Day 70th Anniversary

To mark the 70th Anniversary of VE Day, The Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, has issued the following statement: “On VE Day 1945 millions of people across the UK shared an unprecedented … Continue reading

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3,750 Cars Behind Bars in Staffordshire

Over 3,750 vehicles have been seized by Staffordshire Police officers in a landmark crackdown on car insurance dodgers. Cars Behind Bars was instigated by Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Ellis and has proved popular with people across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent. … Continue reading

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