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.

David Sanders, senior trading standards officer at the Vale of Glamorgan, has joined the long line of distinguished chairmen The Trading Standards Institute (TSI) has had since it was formed in December 1892.He has been elected to take over from...
13 Jul 2009
As the scheduled date of the first Michael Jackson concert looms, the legal rights ticket holders have to get their money back not only for the concert tickets, but in some cases travel and accommodation too, are highlighted by the...
10 Jul 2009
The Trading Standards Institute (TSI), today welcomed the Government's consumer White Paper, saying it contained several measures that would boost consumer confidence in difficult times.However, TSI are calling for even tougher action on several issues, including product safety.'The "consumer advocate"...
2 Jul 2009
Neighbourhood Watch efforts to drive out cold callers rewarded with a national award     A Somerset town united in its fight against cold calling traders see their Neighbourhood Watch Team (NWT) recognised with a national community award.The Street team were rewarded with...
2 Jul 2009
The loyalty of metal fabricating company Wragg Brothers has been a permanent feature of the Trading Standards Institute (TSI) conference & exhibition, with them attending every year since the three brothers established their business in 1958.The Trading Standards Institute (TSI)...
2 Jul 2009