Wantage residents warned about 'scam' tree cutting service

Wantage residents warned about ‘rip-off’ tree chopping service

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PEOPLE are being warned a few group of males providing tree chopping companies in Wantage.

The lads are allegedly going by the identify “Oaklands Tree Care” and have been knocking on doorways providing companies.

Nevertheless, in a put up on Fb group Wantage and Grove Group, residents have warned others that the service is a rip-off to “prey on the previous and susceptible”.

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One resident commented: “I had a knock on my door yesterday saying they have been chopping bushes down for a neighbour and did I would like mine finished, I mentioned no and the man received a bit huffy.

“Then he walked off and seen he was with another person, they positively regarded a bit dodgy.”

One other added: “They’ve lied and coerced their means in – don’t enable this to occur to your loved ones.”

This story was written by Gee Harland, she joined the group in 2022 as a senior multimedia reporter.

Gee covers Wallingford, Wantage and Didcot.

Get in contact together with her by emailing: Gee.harland@newsquest.co.uk

Comply with her on Twitter @Geeharland

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