It’s common for stores here to ask for your details when you’re making a purchase.
Raise your hand if you smile, nod and stupidly write down your digits?
In this, and other ways, are residents sharing their details and setting themselves up for the odd spam call or text in future.
And one resident brilliantly summed up our reaction to these calls
“Yes madam. I am calling from the du headquarters to inform that this number is the winner for 500,000 dir..”
— Tamara Clarke (@TamaraClarke) December 28, 2017