Scam warning: Coronavirus Text Messages

Scam text messages have been reported which make claims that UKGOV has issued a payment of £458 to all residents as part of its promise to battle COVID-19.

The messages contain a link, which recipients are asked to click on in order to apply for the money. 

These messages are a scam.


Action 

Do not click on links in unsolicited text messages or emails. If you receive this message or similar, delete it.

The www.gov.uk website is the authoritative source for information that issued by the Government.

If you think you have been a victim of fraud, contact Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040 or visit their website at http://www.actionfraud.police.uk/

For further information, or to report a similar scam, contact the Citizens Advice consumer service on 0808 233 1133.

Please be aware that it may take longer for your calls to be answered during this difficult time.




Date: 25 March 2020 | Source: Telford Council

Telford Businesses

Calendar Countdown

Upcoming Events in Telford

31 Mar 2020

8pm


Running time (approx): 45 minutes - interval - 45 minutes

Strictly 14+ Likely to be swearing and adult content

If you attempt to re-sell your tickets, your booking will be cancelled

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04 Apr 2020

10am - 6pm


English Heritage members - Free
Adult - £8.60
Child (5-17 years) - £5.20
Concession - £7.70
Family - £22.40

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10 Apr 2020

Under 1's - FREE
Toddlers (ages 1 - 4) £7.00
Children (ages 4 - 14) £15.00
Adults £4.00


VIP Entry from 9am

Gates open 10am - 5pm

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11 Apr 2020

10am - 5pm

VIP tickets can enter from 9am


Child - £15

Toddler - £7

Adult - £4

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12 Apr 2020


£10 per adult

£5 per child (4-16)

£25 for a family ticket (2 adults, 2 children)

This includes access to the event, grounds and gardens, and Woodland Adventure Playground at no extra cost.

For a small additional fee of just £3 per adult and £2.50 per senior/child, visitors take an exciting tour of the house.

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