Meet the illegal tobacco sniffer dogs

Illegal tobacco sniffer dogs will be demonstrating their skills at locations across Warwickshire next week (commencing Monday 17 August) with the support of Public Health Warwickshire and Warwickshire County Council…

Alarm sounds on rogue home security companies

Warwickshire County Council’s Trading Standards Service and its Midlands based Trading Standards partners are working with the home security industry to stamp out rogue traders. In the last 12 months,…

Potential fraud – be aware

Warwickshire Trading Standards understands that the accomplices of doorstep rogue traders are returning to their victim’s homes claiming to be from the Police or Trading Standards Service. The fraudsters claim…

July is Scams Awareness month

July is Scams Awareness Month 2015 and Warwickshire’s Consumer Empowerment Partnership, led by Warwickshire County Council Trading Standards and Warwickshire CAB will be raising awareness of online, telephone, postal and…

Safety Concerns over Takeaway Foods

Peanut protein and banned colourings have been found in lamb dishes that were supposed to be ‘peanut free’, Warwickshire County Council’s Trading Standards Service has revealed. Trading Standards Officers visited…