Updates
West Yorks targets rogue traders
A week of activity to deliver a message to rogue traders has been running in West Yorkshire
Call for law change on hygiene ratings
Half of businesses in England do not display their food hygiene ratings
Consumer Harm Report published
NTS’s annual Consumer Harm Report highlights record prison sentences
Car dealer fined after TS prosecution
The owner of a garage that sold an unroadworthy vehicle has been prosecuted
UK ECC advice on Primera Air collapse
Customers of the collapsed airline are being advised to contact the UK ECC
Leeds supermarket fined for food fraud
A food retailer in Leeds was found guilty of selling beef mince that it claimed was lamb
Smallholder receives livestock ban
A Dorset man has been banned from keeping poultry and pigs after a TS investigation
£0.5m knife crime court victory
B&M Retail has received one of the biggest ever fines for knife crime in the UK
LTS: Tackling rogue letting agents
London Trading Standards is taking on letting agents who aren’t complying with the law
CTSI urges firms to choose ADR
CTSI is calling for business to join the CCAS and pursue Alternative Dispute Resolution
LTS Week highlights car safety
LTS research has raised the alarm on the sale of unsafe second-hand vehicles
Fighting fake goods on social media
A scheme has launched to combat the trade in fake goods on social media
LTS saves Londoners £2m a year
Trading Standards prevents Londoners from being ripped off by fraudsters
CTSI Brexit Think Tank report released
CTSI warns of significant blow to consumer confidence in the wake of Brexit
Sale of unsafe tyres widespread
A huge number of part-worn tyre retailers are selling illegal and dangerous tyres
Illegal skin whitener seller jailed
A shopkeeper has been sentenced for selling toxic skin lightening products