Tag Archives: Buy with Confidence

Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards wins Govt award

Service awarded the Regulatory Excellence Business Support Award by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

Posted on: 22 June 2018 | Posted in: Business and Economy | 1 Comment

‘Too good to be true’ subscriptions warning

Consumers should read the small print before agreeing subscription offers which can lock consumers into an unwanted contract

Posted on: 27 November 2017 | Posted in: Community

Devon used car dealer found guilty of selling ‘dangerous’ vehicle

Rogue Trader Jamie Rabin from Teignmouth knowingly sold a van with faulty brakes.

Posted on: 15 June 2017 | Posted in: Community

Trading Standards merger approved by Cabinet

Extending Devon and Somerset’s shared service to include Torbay would give all three councils ‘greater clout’

Posted on: 8 March 2017 | Posted in: Community

Don’t let the Bed-Rogues Bite!

Mattresses purchased from a man-in-a-van could lose you money, and be a dangerous fire hazard.

Posted on: 15 September 2016 | Posted in: Community

Buy With Confidence helps sponsor The Great Big Rhino Project

Devon business woman has won a competition to name a life-sized representation of a Rhino, which will stand outside Exeter Central Train Station for the next two months.

Posted on: 24 August 2016 | Posted in: Community

Used car dealers sentenced

Two used car dealers operating out of Bideford, North Devon, have been found guilty of selling dangerous and unroadworthy vehicles.

Posted on: 25 July 2016 | Posted in: Community