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Another telephone scam, this one from 02033898636, claims to be HMRC

I found a message on my answerphone today from this number. A recorded, quite convincing voice said "This is a message from HMRC. We are fi…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Jan 17

The modern trend is to steal mobile phones by means of moped . . .

 . . . but it has long been that personal possessions have been half inched by and from persons using the latest form of transport. Take th…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Jan 3

Scam phone call 02031988079

Jack Wilson called me from this number. He said my internet connection would be terminated because I had downloaded some naughty files. I a…

Started by Adrian Essex

1 Oct 14, 2016
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A car crash, a Skorpion and the Albanian Mafia

Anna Behrmann is quick off the mark with a news item about the court case follow up to the car crash on January 25th. Apparently the driver…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Mar 9, 2016

Another police chase ends unhappily in Park Road

The crash as it actually happened. This exciting incident is all over social media and the press. The police statement reads: "At approxima…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Jan 25, 2016

TfL introduces Routemaster to the 91 bus route - and changes the roundabout

This thread has been transferred here. Many households will have received a letter from Haringey recently setting out the intention to intr…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Jan 23, 2016

Keeping Crouch End Safe - meeting in HTH 20/1/16

The Council Camber was full on 20th January 2016 at a meeting organised by Crouch End and Hornsey labour councillors. The theme was the loc…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Jan 21, 2016

Phone thefts perpetrated by motorcyclists

There seem to have bee a few of these recently. The note below is from the Crouch End Neighbourhood Forum = the Forum is mainly concerned w…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Jan 2, 2016

Roofing scam in the area - don't fall for it

Thanks to the Glasslyn Residents for this warning Roof cleaning sales.. Con? We've just had a builder knock on the door claiming he 'had t…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Sep 22, 2015

Barclaycard spoof - don't fall for it

Just received this email - it's an obvious spoof - Dear client should have my name in it, and the link should be to Barclaycard, and anyway…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Oct 9, 2014


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