On 30 September, Voice Online reported that Pam Ayres and performance poet Suli Breaks have joined forces with Santander to turn the tables on fraudsters and highlight the dangers of investment scams ahead of National Poetry Day on 1 October.  Santander challenged poets Ayres and Breaks to turn financial crimes into rhymes in their ‘Scam Sonnets’ to help the public spot the signs of investment scams.  A new study of 2,000 British adults commissioned by Santander reveals that only 4 in 10 Brits said they know what an investment scam is.

I had left off this link (as it did not seem to generate much interest!), but it seemed time to add it again and say that, if you would like to make a (polite) gesture and help me with my removal and computer costs, I have a page at

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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