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Beware of Doorstep Trader

By Hamble Parish Council Hamble Parish Council

Friday, 7 August 2020

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Please be aware and advise any elderly neighbours, friends or family of a male using a grey Citroen Berlingo, registration number RRG1 offering door step services. He has been in the local area offering to paint the garden fences and replace fence posts. He quoted an extortionate £650 for this work. No contract or invoice was provided, just a verbal agreement.

Please be aware and do not accept any door step services or anyone that does not provide any contract or invoice. Information for approved local businesses can be found on Trading Standards website – www.buywithconfidence.gov.uk

CAN YOU HELP US TO REACH MORE RESIDENTS? WE ARE KEEN TO SPREAD THE CRIME PREVENTION MESSAGE - Please tell your friends, family and neighbours about Hampshire Alert. There are a lot of residents who do not use Facebook / Twitter, but we can still reach them using email. You or they can register at www.hampshirealert.co.uk

- PCSO 12948 Mica Woodcock.

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