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Action Fraud has received more than 5,000 reports about fake emails and texts purporting to be from TV Licensing. The messages contain links to genuine-looking websites that are designed to steal personal and financial information.

Always question unsolicited requests for your personal or financial information in case it's a scam. Never automatically click on a link in an unexpected email or text.

For more information about how to stay safe online, visit cyberaware.gov.uk

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Sun 24 Mar 6:00am  |  hits: 166

In Jaunuary 1993 the pub with the right answers, at least on Monday evening, was the Tarvin Red lion. The reason was that the licensees, Graham and Brenda Davies had introduced Monday quiz nights to raise money for charity. The answer was right in more than one sense because six months down the line they had raised more than £1000 for the Hospice of the Good Shepherd thanks to the quiz...

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Mon 25 Mar 6:00am  |  hits: 158

On Saturday we held our Fete Coffee Morning. We made £230.00 towards the cost of the fete. Thank you so much to all those who supported us on the day; to those who made cakes for us and those who came along to help. A special 'thank you' to Noah and Oliver from 1st Tarvin Scouts who gave up their Saturday morning 'lie in' to do the raffle for us which raised...

Fruit Bowl
Tue 19 Mar 6:00am  |  hits: 144

On the 29 October and 16th November 2018, TOL published articles entitled "A very Special Fruit Bowl" and " A Detective Story" respectively, about the local history of a fruit bowl that became a cake basket! Below is the third, and final installment, that brings its history update. Tarvin Tennis club were contacted last year by a lady in Lancashire who sells who sells...