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Oxfam toughens up bank security

Oxfam is installing special shoots onto its textile banks to prevent theft. However, it denied a report that children were being used to climb inside the old-style banks and rob them. The charity has 640 textile banks, 100 of which already have the new mechanism. Over the next 12 months most banks will either have the shoot retrofitted or will be replaced entirely.Currently, one bank a week is stolen from ...