South East
Brighton & Hove rogue warning
Brighton & Hove TS has seen an 'exceedingly worrying' rise in rogue builder complaints
Illicit tobacco couple plead guilty
A husband and wife sold tens of thousands of pounds worth of illicit tobacco on Facebook
Essex TS concludes complex fraud case
Essex TS has brought a network of criminals who mis-sold solar equipment to justice
Online trader jailed for ‘car-clocking’
A car dealer who altered mileages has been jailed after a Hampshire TS investigation
Zero tolerance on underage alcohol
West Sussex Trading Standards is clamping down on underage alcohol sales by local shops
Shepherd guilty of welfare offences
Dead sheep were left to rot by a shepherd who also failed to keep accurate livestock records
Isle of Wight rogue trader jailed
A rogue trader who bullied and lied to his victims has been jailed for three years
Jail for Oxfordshire rogue roofers
A pair of roofers who ripped off an elderly homeowner in Oxfordshire have been jailed
Illicit vapes seized at Kent border
Port Compliance Officers at Kent TS intercepted over £3m of illegal vapes in December
KCC TS launches cost-of-living videos
Kent County Council has released a series offering advice on cost-of-living issues
Shop fined for unsafe furniture
A retailer in Romford has been fined for selling chairs that did not meet fire safety rules
KCC TS seizes counterfeit goods
Kent Trading Standards uncovered more than 1,500 fakes at a car boot sale
Shopkeeper jailed over illicit tobacco
A shopkeeper who sold illegal tobacco in Eastbourne has been jailed for eight months
Illegal shisha tobacco seller fined
A shop owner in Oxford has been fined for repeatedly selling illicit shisha tobacco
Farmer guilty of breaking TB rules
A livestock keeper in Oxfordshire has been fined for breaking disease control laws
Obituary: Dawn Dowling
West Sussex Trading Standards has lost a well-loved colleague of 25 years