Shortlands and Park Langley Ward has a very large
number of elderly people living here. Bromley Trading Standards are very aware
of elderly people being targeted by rogue traders who usually offer property
If you have a
neighbour or anybody you know having work done that seems suspicious, then
please call Bromley Trading Standards Rapid Response Team on 07903
Even if it is
nothing, they will check it out.
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With darker evenings,
please ensure you take basic precautions to protect your
Lock your cars. Put a
steering lock on if you have one.
Keep your property and
sheds secure. Keep a porch light on. An internal light when you are out also
opportunistic. They look for vulnerabilities.