Be aware of scammers

The office of Fair Trading is promoting Scam Awareness Month with the support of Lewisham Council. The three themes of Scam Awareness Month are; ‘Scamnesty’, holiday clubs and ticket scams. The aim of the campaign is to raise awareness about the many different types of scams around, so that people don’t get taken for a Continue Reading

Warning about energy meter fraud

Lewisham residents are being warned about a prepayment energy meter fraud that’s hit London. Data from the leading energy companies – British Gas, EDF Energy, E.ON, npower, Scottish Power and SSE – shows that the fraud, organised by criminal gangs, is hitting customers across the city, with reports that over 4,500 households in Lewisham have Continue Reading