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Old 24th Jan 2021, 3:29 pm   #141
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Default Re: TV Detector Vans

Originally Posted by mark pirate View Post
While the detector vans are a thing of the past, I have heard that small handheld devices, similar to a mobile phone are now used to catch licence fee dodgers.
I would love to know if this is true, and if so, how they work.
If this is true, they are presumably only used as part of the "Your premises are being investigated." that TV Licensing threatens.
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Old 24th Jan 2021, 6:17 pm   #142
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The Russian guy was watching live tv though, so yes he would need a licence.
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Old 24th Jan 2021, 6:25 pm   #143
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Default Re: TV Detector Vans

We seem to have left detector vans far behind in our dust, and got stuck on licencing again so it's time to close the thread (again)

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