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Campaigns | Nuisance calls and texts

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Calling Time on Nuisance Calls and Texts

Lee Beaumont turns the tables on cold callers with an 0871 number

Our Which? Conversation regular Lee Beaumont’s story of using a premium rate 0871 number to charge nuisance callers has gone global

SSE and Eon promise to end unsolicited calling

Two energy companies today announced that they will end unsolicited calls to potential customers! SSE announced its move away from cold calling first, with Eon following soon after.

Regulators announce a joint action plan against nuisance calls

In more good news for our campaign, the ICO and Ofcom have announced a formal partnership to take on nuisance calls and texts.


The government has announced plans to crackdown on nuisance calls and texts!

In a win for our 81,000 supporters, the government has announced plans to strengthen laws so that it's easier for regulators to punish nuisance calling companies.

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Glasgow! Come and call time with us at the Silverburn Centre

We're in Glasgow campaigning on nuisance calls and texts. Come and dial-up the pressure on the regulators and government with us!


Two companies from BBC Three's reality show fined for nuisance calls

BBC Three's new reality TV show - The Call Centre - has seen two of its feature companies fined a total of £225,000 by the ICO for making nuisance calls.

Mike Crockart MP to introduce our Bill to Parliament

We called on MPs to back our Bill to help resolve the problem of nuisance calls and texts. Edinburgh West Lib Dem MP Mike Crockart will introduce the Communication (Unsolicited Telephone Calls and tests) Bill to the House of Commons this week.
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