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78,000 Premises visited by Bailiffs due to Business Rate debt

Research by real estate adviser Altus Group revealed that, during the last financial year (2018/19), over 78,000 non-domestic properties from retailers to restaurants to...

Body Cameras to be compulsory for Private Debt Collectors

The Government has announced plans to make body worn cameras compulsive for all Private Debt Collection firms and Bailiffs to ensure compliance. The Ministry of...

Bailiffs clear out restaurant whilst diners eat

Whilst at Indian restaurant Green Elachi in Ruskington, Sleaford, three diners were shocked and confused as bailiffs started clearing out the resteraunt as they...

Bailiffs are brought in to collect debt of £21M

Latest figures for Councils across the Black Country and Staffordshire revealed that over the past two and a half years they called in bailiffs...

Bailiffs ‘abusing powers’ say Debt Charities

  UK Debt Charities are continuing to receive complaints from members regarding some Bailiffs 'abusing their powers' reports say. These damming reports come some three years...

Charity slams use of Bailiffs

Well known Debt charity organisations StepChange and the Money Advice Trust (MAT) have both reported increasing levels of council tax debt in England & Wales. It...

Cardiff Council employee stole child safety funds to pay Bailiffs

Cardiff Crown court has heard how a Cardiff Council employee allegedly syphoned more than £35,000 from petty cash account of the Council's Child safeguarding Unit to...

Bailiffs repossess ‘worst cafe on earth’

A Cafe which became famous for all the wrong reasons due to a stream of negative reviews on consumer review website Trip Advisor has...

Private debt collectors to fetch back payments made in error

Households that received money they did not claim may get a knock on the door... Thousands of struggling families who have been overpaid tax credits...

Derby City Council write of £50,000 debt owed by benefit fraudsters

Almost £50,000 of debt owed by individuals who fraudulently claimed housing benefits is set to be written off by Derby City Council. A report on the...