Category Archives: Hampshire

Holiday’s are coming and so are fraudsters.

The City of London Police along with ABTA and Get Safe Online are joining forces this week to warn the public about the dangers posed by holiday booking fraud. Findings from a new report, compiled by the City of London … Continue reading

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Special Places – a bloggers view

Welcome to Part Two of my journey through a few of the places which have special meaning for me. Here’s Part One if you missed it, in which I picked out a few places from my childhood and career. In … Continue reading

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Cold Caller Alert! (and thats not a weather warning Hart folk)

Hampshire County Council’s Trading Standards Service is reminding residents to be alert to cold callers at the door.  Recent reports involve a cold caller purporting to be an officer from the Office of Fair Trading investigating a company that previously … Continue reading

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Art Detective – All things Georgian

We came across a painting on the ArtUK website, simply titled The Children of Captain RD Prichard and dated 1827; the artist is Philip August Gaugain (1791-1865). It captured our attention and so we decided to turn art detectives and … Continue reading

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Increase in Cycle Thefts

easy ways to protect and assist in recovery of your stolen bike. Please record your serial number today. Also : Get an approved bike lock. Look for the Sold Secure logo on approved locks. Always lock your bike at home, even … Continue reading

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On behalf of the team at Neighbourhood Alert and the amazing representatives from twenty Police Forces, Neighbourhood Watch, Action Fraud, Angling trust, Fire & Rescue Services, Local Authorities and the Home Office we would like to wish you a very Merry … Continue reading

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Fake Bank Letters

  Message sent by Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National) Lloyds customers should be on the lookout for a new sophisticated fraud that involves fraudsters sending fake bank letters.  The convincing letters being sent are a replica template from Lloyds … Continue reading

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