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A father and son have been jailed for selling unsafe teeth whitening products after being prosecuted by Powys County Council.
Council action leaves estate agent with £1,600 bill for false advertising.
A new qualifications framework will be implemented in 2019.
Tackling financial scamming is a priority for the government according to the Home Office minister responsible for vulnerability and safeguarding.
Illicit tobacco products worth almost £1m were seized during Operation Henry 2 (OH2) – 18 per cent higher than the first operation, carried out by trading standards in 2014.