Tag Archives: Councillor David Hall

Businesses advised to be on their guard for tool sharpening scam

They offer to take a few tools to be sharpened, and return demanding thousands of pounds from the business.

Posted on: 15 March 2017 | Posted in: Community

Online trader sentenced for selling counterfeit goods

Gemma Grainger-Peach, 42, of Churchill Way, Taunton, pleaded guilty to selling more than 5,000 counterfeit Cath Kidston phone cases.

Posted on: 1 February 2017 | Posted in: Community
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Trading Standards secure compensation for rogue trader victims

Fraudsters who targeted elderly people will compensate victims thanks to the efforts of Devon and Somerset Trading Standards Service.

Posted on: 5 May 2016 | Posted in: Community

80kg of illegal tobacco seized in Exeter by trading standards and customs officers

In total 80kgs of rolling tobacco, 81,200 cigarettes and 50 litres of alcohol were confiscated

Posted on: 16 February 2016 | Posted in: Community