Opinion
Doing without… enforcers
How enforcement professionals showed their true colours during the lockdown
Home truths about public protection
Coronavirus has shown how much we depend upon those whose job it is to keep us safe
When uncertain meets unprecedented
How will COVID-19 affect the Government’s intention of seeing through the EU Exit?
Sometimes invisible, always inspirational
How trading standards officers have risen to the many challenges of COVID-19
Doing without… test purchasing
How test purchases help keep harmful products out of young people's reach
No such thing as an ‘everyday’ tragedy
Why a fire which claimed 72 lives should never be described as an ‘everyday occurrence’
Seeing red over the ‘red tape challenge’
We should not accept any attempts to weaken hard-won consumer protections
Matt Allwright: Letting away with it
Unscrupulous landlords and agents have plagued the housing market for years
Don’t get a nasty scare this Halloween
A new campaign highlights the dangers surrounding children's Halloween costumes
Interview: Danny Ireland
CTSI Operations Director Danny Ireland on the need for trading standards to embrace change
Playing policy whack-a-mole
We face the challenge of trying to deal with one problem when others raise their heads…
Doing without… Regulators
Eleni Chalkidou asks why the important work of regulators is so often taken for granted
Matt Allwright: Crime in the kitchen
Matt calls to mind the controversial kitchen trader making monkeys of us all
Doing without… Hallmarking
Eleni Chalkidou explains why hallmarking is an important gauge of authenticity
Austerity’s impacts will outlive it
Austerity has had a critical and possibly irreversible impact on trading standards
Interview: Kelly Tolhurst
We asked Consumer Minister Kelly Tolhurst about her plans for continued momentum