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Warning issued over scam winter festival 'extorting' cash from Scots

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A warning has been issued over a "fake" festival at a Scots park made up to "extort money from people excited to take part in festive fun".

All About Barrhead has been forced to issue a warning on social media after they were made aware of a site selling scam tickets to a winter festival in Cowan Park.

With no licence application being lodged, the organiser of a legit Winter Wonderland event said they believed it to be a scam.

In a statement All About Barrhead : "It has been brought to our attention that the page linked below has been advertising and selling tickets for a 'Winter Festival' coming to Cowan Park, Barrhead taking place over a number of weeks from November to December. "We should advise that we have no knowledge of this

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