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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Against Scams Partnership.

EE Smishing Scam One of our Facebook followers has kindly alerted us to this smishing message he received purporting to be from EE. As our informant is a customer of EE he did the right thing and contacted their customer services separately, using a number he knows to be correct, to check whether this was […]

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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Against Scams Partnership

Bank Phishing Text Scam One of our wonderful supporters has kindly shared a screenshot of the below scam text message they received which is designed to trick the recipient into providing their personal information. The message purports to be from Lloyds Bank and claims that a new recipient has been added to the payees on […]

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East West Rail, Harston Working Group

You can read all about the current situation with East West Rail on the Harston Residents Website by following this link: http://www.harstonvillage.uk/blog/harston-east-west-rail   […]

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Planning Permission for Adverts and Signs

You may need to apply for advertisement consent to display an advertisement bigger than 0.3 square metres (or any size if illuminated) on the front of, or outside, your property (be it a house or business premises). Therefore, you are unlikely to need consent for a small sign with your house/building name or number on […]

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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Against Scams Partnership

SCAM WARNING Fake Covid-19 Vaccine Scam Text Scammers continue to exploit the confusion and urgency of the coronavirus pandemic to commit fraud on unsuspecting victims – this time by way of a fake text claiming the recipient can get a dose of one of the newly-approved vaccines. The bogus message, seen below, states that the recipient is entitled to a vaccine and to […]

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