Below you will find the most recent news directly from Trading Standards South West (TSSW), the authorities in the South West that are part of TSSW, or projects operated by TSSW. All the news from the authorities is sourced directly from its respective press office.
Gloucestershire Trading Standards Service has been carrying out enforcement activity following reports of counterfeit clothing being sold at markets and through social media sites in Gloucester. Officers seized counterfeit items of clothing, including Burberry and Adidas children’s clothing, from a Gloucester car boot sale this week. The counterfeits had an… Read More
Itchy skin, vomiting, and rashes are some of the gifts small children could unwrap this Christmas, warns a local safety group. And this is in addition to the range of hazards that appear around the home with button batteries from toys, hot ovens on all day, and boiling pots and... Read More
During alcohol awareness week (19-23 November) we are highlighting the impact alcohol can have on people who drink too much and those around them. With the Christmas and New Year period nearly upon us there is an increase in festivities, parties, family gatherings and work functions. While it’s a great... Read More