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A COUNCIL'S eleventh hour decision to conduct a more wide-ranging review of its trading standards function has served as a reminder to other authorities to think carefully about their statutory duties when making cuts - or risk being hauled before the courts.
A new campaign has launched today to raise awareness of scams and encourage people to take a stand against them.
TRADING standards officers investigating food fraud have caught a ‘fakeaway’ boss who was selling cheese and ham pizzas, that contained neither cheese nor ham.
A national discount store has been fined £300,000 for unsafe storage of fireworks at its Tamworth premises.