'Pushy' cold callers return to Welwyn Hatfield

JUST six months after we featured your stories on cold callers it looks like the unwelcome door-to-door salespeople are BACK. Janet Harmer was visited by two salesmen from utility company Southern Electric last Wednesday. The mum-of-two, who has not been

JUST six months after we featured your stories on cold callers it looks like the unwelcome door-to-door salespeople are BACK.

Janet Harmer was visited by two salesmen from utility company Southern Electric last Wednesday.

The mum-of-two, who has not been a Southern Electric customer for three years, felt "under pressure" during the lunchtime visit.

"I had two men from Southern Electric trying to find out why I left the company, which was three years ago," said Ms Harmer, of The Ryde, Hatfield.


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"I told them this was not the appropriate way to get new business."

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