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HIDDEN BEHIND CLOSED DOORS – ROMANCE FRAUD!

THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS DESIGNED TO STOP EMBARRASSMENT WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS, IF AN ON-LINE NO-CONTACT ROMANCE IS TAKING PLACE – WHAT ARE THE DANGER SIGNS? It can happen to anyone, at any age! The sad loss of a spouse

new course availability – working with migrants – March 2020

Please pass on the information below to any interested parties – pre- booking for places required. Introduction to Migration/Working with Migrants in N E Lincolnshire   11th March 2020, 12.30–4pm   Bremerhaven Room Grimsby Town Hall DN31 1HU Aims of

LITTLE BIG BOOK OF SCAMS – EDITION 4 !

They’ll not fool me !! Over the next few weeks, I am going to set out a series of information blogs, in regards to all types of scams that can affect local people, you, your neighbours and friends, your close

Targetted expensive cycle thefts

Humberside Police are issuing weekly reports on thefts of high cost “name” cycles from all areas of N E Lincolnshire. It would appear that these are being stolen to order, with contacts having links to Midlands groups that will move

Vulnerable persons protection

GDPR PROTECTED DATABASE Along with needs for new groups, there is also a need to know where any vulnerable person resides in case of the requirement for an emergency evacuation process to be agreed in advance of any local disaster.

New groups needed !

MORE COVERAGE NEEDED ! One of my main projects for 2020 is to establish some new NHW groups in areas with no, or poor, coverage in certain N.E. Lincs locations. In particular, there are NO registered groups in Immingham, hardly

Cyber Security for Neighbourhood Watch groups training session

MORE FREE TRAINING – CO-ORDINATORS NEED THIS SESSION  – FOR REMAINING LEGAL WITHIN GDPR REGULATIONS FOR  THEIR GROUP STRUCTURES AND HELD PERSONAL INFORMATION ! On Tuesday 12th November VANEL, will be delivering a “Cyber Security” training session aimed specifically at

CHANGE TO NORMAL OFFICE ADDRESS – FROM DEC 1ST

Due to changes within the Vanel, Bargate, Grimsby office premises layout, I will be based from the Big Local offices at 82, Grimsby Road, Cleethorpes as from 1st December. My first attending day will be 5th December, and on Thursdays

HALLOWEEN – TRICK OR TREAT?

Are you one of the residents who contact around this time of year in total fear of people calling at your house in times of darkness, dressed up in Halloween costumes and asking for a treat or telling you that

NEW SCAM ALERT FROM NHS !! – BE CAREFUL !!

October 2019 – Fraud Alert –Flu Jab Fraud Alert It has been brought to our attention that patients may be targeted by this latest flu jab fraud scam. The fraudster’s aim is to trick unsuspecting patients, particularly the elderly or