Surrey County Council Trading Standards

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£200k rip-off victim’s scam mail warning

A Surrey pensioner fleeced out of £200,000 over 56 years by callous con artists has stopped after a campaign by Surrey County Council. Fake lottery and horoscope tricksters duped Sylvia Kneller, of Farnham, who sent money as deposits for phoney prizes. To make matters worse, her husband left her, but still Ms Kneller believed in … Continue reading

Child health warning over bling dummies and novelty sunglasses

Seizures of potentially lethal bling dummies that could cause choking and novelty sunglasses that could lead to long term eye damage, have sparked a child health warning. Hundreds of bling dummies, bottles and beakers have been seized this summer in operations by Surrey County Council Trading Standards. Small ‘gems’ that are glued to the brightly … Continue reading


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