Updates
Oxford TS seize shisha tobacco
Oxfordshire Trading Standards has seized suspected smuggled shisha tobacco products
Storm damage rogues warning
Homeowners affected by the recent weather are being warned against rogue traders
£1m call blocker success revealed
Call blockers have prevented over £1m in consumer detriment in East Sussex alone
Takeaway fined over unsafe food
A Chinese takeaway sold food containing peanuts to a customer with an allergy
Tina Gibbons receives ACG award
The Greenwich TS officer has been presented with a special achievement award
Valentine’s Day – is it love or a scam?
Internet users are being warned to be on their guard against fake online profiles
Property company prosecuted
A property company has been fined for failing to protect the deposits of vulnerable tenants
Illegal cigarette seller jailed
A Wolverhampton shopkeeper has been found guilty of selling illegal cigarettes and tobacco
Mail scammers found guilty
A company which sent out misleading promotional material has been fined
Prison sentence for window fraudster
A Warwickshire TS investigation has resulted in the conviction of a pair of fraudsters
Allergen study shows cuts’ impact
A new study has found that almost one in five foods contain undeclared allergens
Plumber signs consumer law pledge
A company director has signed a promise not to breach consumer protection laws
Company fined over unsafe tyre sale
A company in Stevenage has been fined for supplying a 14-year-old, unsafe tyre
Car dealer sold officer faulty vehicle
A car dealer in Warwickshire has been fined for selling an unroadworthy vehicle
Ask Italian fined over misleading dish
The Italian restaurant chain has been fined after a Swansea trading standards investigation
Robert Grice awarded MBE
Trading standards stalwart Robert Grice has been recognised with an MBE