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Rogue trader

PUBLISHED: 15:06 07 January 2009 | UPDATED: 12:42 03 July 2010

A suspected rogue trader posing as a tree surgeon called at a house in Yare Road, Great Yarmouth, at 12.45pm today.

The man, who was very persistent in doing the job immediately despite the resident saying he wanted to check with his partner, left without the work behind done and no tools were seen.

A suspected rogue trader posing as a tree surgeon called at a house in Yare Road, Great Yarmouth, at 12.45pm today.

The man, who was very persistent in doing the job immediately despite the resident saying he wanted to check with his partner, left without the work behind done and no tools were seen.

He is described as white, in his early 20s, of stocky build and about five foot six inches tall.

He wore a navy blue/black woolly hat and an anorak.

Anyone experiencing problems with traders, or needing further advice, can call the national consumer helpline - Consumer Direct on 08454 040506.


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