Warning issued over cowboy cold-callers offering guttering work
0 Have your say A warning has been issued to residents following reports that cowboy cold-callers are operating in the area.
Trading standards said two vulnerable residents have been targeted by the bogus men who claimed the house owners’ guttering needed work.
In both cases, large sums of cash were demanded up front and in one case guttering was removed and fascias damaged.
Both residents were persuaded to go to the bank to obtain cash.
A spokesman for Nottinghamshire County Council’s Trading Standards team, said: “We never recommend employing a trader based on a cold call and we urge... read more
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