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Scam Warning from West Mercia Energy – READ THIS

We have been made aware by our supplier that National Grid have recently received reports of individuals pretending to represent National Grid Metering.  The callers may use a number of claims justifying the call, one being that their gas meter is faulty and as such they require meter readings, additional contact information and the customer’s […]

Apply for a grant for your local charity.

The Town Council has allocated a small pot of money for distribution to local good causes. If you feel your organisation might qualify read the Grant conditions and then complete and submit a grant application form to the Town Council Offices at The Old Vicarage, Rowberry Street. Grant application Form March 2017 Large Format Application Doc

Beware of Telephone Scams

  The Police are receiving a number of calls from concerned residents reporting multiple calls from persons purporting to be from the HMRC.  The general theme is that answerphone messages are left asking the resident to phone a number back immediately or be threatened with legal action.  If the number is phoned, someone tells the […]

Email Scams and Fraud

Rural Watch Scam Alerts Take care…there are a couple of scams doing the rounds on the run up to Christmas. There is lots of information about scams and how to avoid them on the Action Fraud website, which is always an interesting read. They can be found at www.actionfraud.police.uk 1 Scam Speeding email Action Fraud has received thousands […]