Press releases

CTSI's communications team works at a national level for the benefit of a sustainable trading standards service, informed businesses and empowered consumers. 

At local level trading standards matters are dealt with by the council press office.

Please contact us with any national media queries by email pressoffice@tsi.org.uk or by phone

01268 582 240.

Members of the public should contact their local trading standards service or the Citizens Advice consumer helpline 03454 040506.

Julie Grant received a Hero Award at the Chartered Trading Standards Institute's Conference in Bournemouth on Thursday 2 July for the significant contribution she makes to campaigning against illicit cigarettes.In April 2012 June Buffham, Julie's mother, died from a fire...
3 Jul 2015
Community Wardens received a Hero Award at the Chartered Trading Standards Institute's Conference in Bournemouth on Thursday 2 July for the significant contribution they make to consumer protection in Kent.Kent County Council Community Wardens work in partnership with the trading...
3 Jul 2015
Louise Baxter received a Hero Award at the Chartered Trading Standards Institute's Conference in Bournemouth on Thursday 2 July for the significant contribution she made to consumer protection in East Sussex, over and above her professional role.Louise Baxter is the...
3 Jul 2015
Girls from the 5th Tilehurst Guides were today (Thursday 2 July) crowned national winners of ‘brief 2’ of CTSI’s Create a Campaign competition for their underage smoking and drinking awareness campaign aimed at local businesses.  The team of guides received...
3 Jul 2015
Year 10 students at Hebburn Comprehensive School were today (Thursday 2 July) crowned national winners of brief 1 of CTSI’s Create a Campaign competition for their underage smoking and drinking awareness campaign aimed at their peers and other young people....
3 Jul 2015