Search

Householders warned over suspicious ‘roof cleaners’

PUBLISHED: 09:10 22 November 2019 | UPDATED: 09:10 22 November 2019

Norfolk Trading Standards has warned householders to be on alert against bogus door to door roof cleaners. Picture: Getty

Norfolk Trading Standards has warned householders to be on alert against bogus door to door roof cleaners. Picture: Getty

Archant

Two men claiming to be offering a ‘roof cleaning’ service have aroused suspicion after making calls at homes in a Norfolk village.

Norfolk Trading Standards has warned householders to be on alert for doorstep cold callers after the men were reported on November 18 to be operating around Dickleburgh, near Diss.

You may also want to watch:

A spokesman said: "We have had reports of two men going door to door offering to undertake roof cleaning work. The two men were seen to return to a red VW car."

Trading standards urges residents to never deal with anyone who cold calls on the doorstep offering to undertake work on or around your property.

Anyone concerned about possible rogue trader activity in Norfolk can contact trading standards through the Citizens Advice consumer helpline via their online reporting form or on 03454 040506. Traders that can be trusted can be found via norfolk.gov.uk/trustedtrader


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Diss Mercury. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Diss Mercury