Author: Richard Young
Surge in online travel complaints
Customer complaints to UKICC highlight 'huge contractual mess' in travel industry
London bar broke lockdown rules
A London bar which repeatedly broke COVID lockdown rules has been fined almost £26,000
Illegal shisha tobacco seller fined
A shop owner in Oxford has been fined for repeatedly selling illicit shisha tobacco
Consumer expert to chair Code review
John Bridgeman is to conduct a review of the Consumer Code for Home Builders
TS sounds alarm on underage vaping
A rise in the use of often iilicit vaping products among young people has sparked concern
Cost-of-living insights revealed
Citizens Advice is warning of a 'winter crisis in summer' as people struggle to pay bills
New guidance on delivery charges
Business Companion has published a new expert guide to B2C deliveries
Fuel cost increase drives pump checks
Heart of the South West TS is seeking to reassure motorists that fuel pumps are accurate
Business Companion launches new guides
The free online information resource has updated guides on UKCA marking and fuel sales
Scam victims to be compensated
A landmark NTS Scams Team investigation means justice for UK victims of a US-based scam
New Commonwealth Games rules
Warwickshire TS has urged local businesses to be aware of temporary regulations
Rogue landscaper jailed for 18 weeks
A rogue trader in Salford has been given a custodial sentence for committing fraud offences
Project puts letting agents in spotlight
An initiative to ensure West Midlands letting agents comply with the law has won funding
Business fined for unlicensed drugs
Ealing Trading Standards discovered unlicensed erectile pills at a business in Southall
The CoF’s supporting role
The CTSI College of Fellows has come up with new initiatives designed to help its members
The impact of Trading Standards
What role does Trading Standards have to play in giving the economy a jump-start?