Bloctel ‘floptel’ as nuisance callers ignore watchdog

Three million people sign up for spam opt-out service but cold calls continue

Nuisance callers are getting round or ignoring the Bloctel telephone spam opt-out service despite three million people signing up in the first months.

Intended as a way for landline and mobile users to say they do not want sales phone calls, it has proved more a flop than a success as only 450 of the expected 1,000 cold-call firms have signed up to abide by its blacklist conditions.

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