Helping Keep The Southend Community Local
Mon January 18, 2021
- In Pictures: The view inside the Essex Covid-19 mass vaccination centre - As the NHS rolls out the Covid-19 vaccine, BBC News photographed inside an Essex centre.
- Covid: Essex NHS trust headquarters becomes mass vaccination hub - The headquarters of an Essex NHS trust offers vaccinations to priority groups from Monday.
- Colchester: Murder arrest after death of woman - A 21-year-old man is under arrest after a woman in her 20s died in the early hours of Sunday.
- TikTok clip of great-grandad receiving vaccine goes viral - The 55-second clip shows Reg Davies, 84, leaving his home for the first time since March.
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.