Beware of tree services scams

Published Monday, 19 August 2019

Residents are being advised not to respond to various flyers and leaflets offering tree services, to avoid potential scams.

The news follows recent incidents where customers responding to tree services flyers were victims of rogue traders. In one incident, a resident was quoted a low price for tree and garden work only to receive a final bill for an extortionate amount - which included much more for garden waste disposal - way beyond the quoted price. Read more...