Helping Keep The Southend Community Local
Wed April 1, 2020
- Coronavirus: Covid-19 used as a weapon, says Essex top officer - Assistant Chief Constable of Essex Paul Wells speaks out after officers were deliberately coughed at.
- Spina bifida womb op baby celebrates first birthday in lockdown - Elouise Simpson had open "foetal repair" surgery last year following a spina bifida diagnosis.
- Coronavirus: Southend Hospital staff could 'limit work' over protective equipment - Staff are said to be "petrified" at the lack of protective equipment during the coronavirus crisis.
- Coronavirus: How are hospices coping during the pandemic? - What is it like for those working on the front line of end-of-life care in hospices?
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.