BES Utilities RAIDED!
Thats right folks, the BES Utilities Offices have been RAIDED this morning, around 11am/12pm 28th July 2016.
Information is still coming in, but this has been confirmed by multiple anonymous sources including the Blackpool Gazette.
A spokesman for National Trading Standards said:
“Warrants have been executed today at various properties in Lancashire as part of an investigation into allegations regarding the mis-selling of energy contracts to business customers. This has seen a number of premises searched, including offices located at Fleetwood Town Football Club.”
A spokesman for BES Utilities said:
“Officials from Trading Standards and Lancashire Police today visited the officers of BES Utilities in Fleetwood and Commercial Power in Bispham, Blackpool. We are fully co-operating with their enquiries and have no further statement to make at this stage.”
I will pad this article out as info is confirmed.
UPDATE: 15:45pm – The social world is starting to heat up about the news, and its also finding its way to news outlets further afield;
Stay tuned 🙂