Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards are warning people to be wary of fraudsters attempting to exploit the new Government Green Homes Grant.
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Martin Fisher, 46 of Bristol Road, Bridgwater was investigated by Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards after complaints that he repeatedly failed to carry out repairs or fulfil orders for household electrical appliances such as dishwashers, washing machines, tumble dryers, fridges and fridge-freezers.
There are concerns that some people, particularly the vulnerable or elderly, could be susceptible to fake calls or messages from criminals looking to get access to personal information or trick them into handing over money.
Guests houses, campsites, boarding houses, B&Bs, campsites must remain closed this Easter
Young Friends Against Scams has been specifically created to help leaders of youth organisations, such as scout groups, youth groups, schools and colleges to inform and educate young people on how to recognise and avoid scams.
Kebab shops in Devon, Somerset and Torbay are being warned they must do more to give allergen information to customers after inspections found that 40% of kebab takeaways failed to comply with food information laws
The free quality check is part of Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards Service’s motor trade project, and is aimed at local residents who want assurances that their vehicle service was carried out properly.
The licence of Zakopane in Market Street was revoked at Torbay Council’s licensing sub-committee on Wednesday 30 January following evidence given by Devon, Somerset and Torbay Standards Service and Devon and Cornwall Police
Christopher Hughes, 60, and Daniel Hughes, 22, pled guilty to two offences and were fined and told to pay costs totalling £1,200 .
Michael Rice, 68, of High View, Crediton was banned from keeping animals for 10 years.