Criminals are entrepreneurial and are always finding new ways to steal your money and/or information. At the Business Crime Reduction Centre, they are constantly looking for ways to raise awareness of what they are up to. Here are
1) They want your identity Your personal information is more valuable than you realise. Fraudsters will scour the internet to collect your details – don’t make it easy for them. Your Facebook profile is a treasure trove of inf [...]
Many companies throughout the UK still aren’t taking mobile technology seriously. The potential is huge and if you’re looking to take your business mobile, there are many ways you and your firm could benefit.
Designing and developing mobile apps for the likes of iPhone, iPad and Android can seem like a daunting task for most UK businesses. Long lead times, high development costs and actual usefulness for company applications can often [...]
If you suffer from snoring or are fed up at being kept awake by your partner’s nocturnal noises, joining your local Rock Choir could be the answer to uninterrupted sleep. Joining the nation’s favourite contemporary choir can help
One local Rock Choir leader Jennie Harwood explains: “Singing helps to exercise and strengthen muscles in the soft palette, which is where the snoring vibration occurs. A study carried out by the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundat [...]
If you're a retailer looking to get more customers through the door and onto your site, and want to know how you can maximise sales through important calendar events, then look no further than RedBorder Ltd. They have launched the
To successfully stay in business retailers must now stay one step ahead of their competition, and be both proactive and reactive when it comes to important annual events. Now in its second year, The Retail Calendar by RedBord [...]
Police have issued images of a man they want to speak to after a robbery in Wigan.
The 62-year-old victim was withdrawing money from the cash machine at Morrissons on Makerfield Way, Higher Ince when a man approached her from behind. The man grabbed her purse and money before he ran off towards an area known [...]
Police have issued details of a wanted man from Wigan.
Richard Younger (born 07/07/89) from the Hindley area is wanted for the production of cannabis and possession of cannabis on 12 March 2012. Younger is originally from Cork in Ireland. He has connections in the Wigan, Bolton [...]
Four men embroiled in a plot to blackmail a businessman, which culminated in the man's car being torched, have been sentenced.
The gang were involved in a two-month conspiracy to blackmail the victim over a debt his business partner owed to Tommy Roye (born 18/10/74), of Flixton Road, Urmston. Following a trial, Roye was convicted of blackmail, cons [...]
As people in Leigh give-up on their New Year diets, new research out today reveals that grandparents in the area may be the best people to go to for healthy eating advice.
The research conducted by home meal delivery service, Wiltshire Farm Foods, has revealed that 83 per cent of over 60s in the North West say it’s very important to know the nutritional value of their food. In fact, only one in five [...]
A man is wanted for breaching the conditions of a suspended sentence.
Sean Rouse (29/08/1991) failed to appear at court having breached the conditions of his suspended sentence. Rouse has links to Eccles and Leigh. Anyone with information should call police on 101 or the independent charity [...]