Cash confiscated from convicted loan sharks has been awarded to a community radio station based in Ashington. Koast Radio, who broadcast online across South-East Northumberland, have been awarded with their full bid of £1,675. Their project will help raise awareness of the dangers of borrowing from loan sharks through a targeted radio, social media and publicity campaign. The project, called ‘Shark Free Koast’, will consist of a 6 week campaign run via Koast Radio to…"Koast Radio Awarded Loan Shark Cash"
Koast Radio is working with the Illegal Money Lending Team to warn of the dangers of getting involved with a Loan Shark. We want to encourage people to come forward and report any loan sharks operating in our area. If you know a loan shark or if you’ve borrowed money from one you can report them anonymously 24 hours a day to: Illegal Money Lending Team firstname.lastname@example.org, or Telephone: 0300 555 2222, or Text LOAN…"Shark Free Koast"