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"Wanted. Gold & Silver" Leaflets and Knockers.

Updated: Aug 9, 2023

Yesterday a familiar leaflet was posted through my door: "Wanted. Gold & Silver" "Top London Cash Prices Paid". I can only assume these are posted through many doors in many towns throughout the region or country. Every time I receive one I have a little chuckle to myself.

Leaflet from August 2023

All the usual things were included in the leaflet including "Top London Cash Prices Paid" (who's using cash at the moment?),"Could be worth up to 10 times scrap" (I would hope a nice antique piece would be worth more), " No one offers more" (I beg to differ, see below), "All transactions strictly confidential" (I should hope so, it's called GDPR), "Payments in cash" (again, is cash the best thing?), "Up to **** paid" etc.

Just for fun, I've decided to examine this leaflet a