45 million people were targeted by scam calls and texts this summer

New Ofcom research reveals that almost 45 million people in the UK have received potential scam texts or calls in the last three months.

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Company News - September 2021

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - September 2021

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Coronavirus scam calls and texts

Ofcom has received yet more reports of scam calls and texts relating to the coronavirus. Scammers call home phones and send text messages to mobile phones, which contain misinformation or could leave you out of pocket.

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TTNC shortlisted for two awards!

The Comms Council UK announced the finalists for their 2021 Awards. We're proud that we have been shortlisted for both categories we entered.

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Scams Awareness Campaign 2021

Last month the UK's Citizens Advice service launched their Scams Awareness Campaign. This annual campaign is all about helping people recognise a scam, report it to the relevant organisations and talk about their experiences to help raise public awareness.

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Company News - April 2021

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - April 2021.

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FluBot 'package delivery' SMS scam

Many people have reported receiving a text message asking them to install a delivery tracking app because they have missed a delivery. The app is spyware known as FluBot, and it's affecting Android phones and devices throughout the UK.

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Company News - March 2021

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - March 2021.

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Company News - January 2021

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - January 2021.

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Advice about Coronavirus scam calls and texts

With Coronavirus being one of the most talked-about subjects in history, it's no surprise that fraudsters are doing everything they can to exploit the situation.

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Company News - December 2020

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - December 2020 as well as a round-up of the year.

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Company News - November 2020

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - November 2020

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Company News - October 2020

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - October 2020

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Scam calls fall by 75%

Scam calls using the 070 number range have decreased by 75% between October 2019 and September 2020.

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Company News - September 2020

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - September 2020

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Company News - July 2020

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - June 2020

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Vulnerable customers: Ofcom's best practices

Ofcom sets out how TV, broadband and phone companies should treat those who are struggling.

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Ofcom: Support for struggling bill payers

If you’re having problems paying your phone or broadband bill during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, you must speak to your provider as soon as possible to see how they can help.

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Company News - June 2020

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - June 2020

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Company News -May 2020

The latest news from TTNC, the telecoms industry and the regulator this month - May 2020

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Ofcom: Fewer nuisance calls, but more to do

Reports show that nuisance calls to UK landlines have fallen by 22% over the last 3 years.

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