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Did not subscribe and being charged £4.50 a week

I have been sent a text saying I'm being charged £4.50 a week for a subscription. I didn't subscribe to anything and they have sent me a number to text along with the word STOP. I have researched this and its happned to many people and they all said to text the number, however, whenever i try to text the number it says it will charge me extra to text that number. Does anyone know what i should do?
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Re: Did not subscribe and being charged £4.50 a week

Definitely text the number first and some additional help on reclaiming costs here https://community.o2.co.uk/t5/Pay-Monthly-and-Pay-Go/Have-you-fallen-for-or-been-conned-into-a-premi...
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Re: Did not subscribe and being charged £4.50 a week

In future be very careful what links you  click on, social media is the biggest culprit for this and this is enough to subscribe you to these scams. H