Council news

A former letting agent from Kettering has been ordered to pay a confiscation order of £1 million made under the Proceeds of Crime Act following a financial investigation by Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards.

15 September 2017

Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards says it will take action against shopkeepers found to be selling tobacco to underage customers.

31 August 2017

Trading Standards officers in Northamptonshire are once again reminding people who are thinking of buying a dog to be wary of illegally imported puppies.

23 August 2017

An online retailer based in Wellingborough has been fined more than £5,000 after admitting selling wallets falsely advertised as genuine leather.

21 August 2017

A man from Kettering who sold an unroadworthy car to a young driver has been sentenced to unpaid work following an investigation by Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards.

03 August 2017

People in Northamptonshire are being asked to play their part and report scams as part of the national Scams Awareness Month campaign.

06 July 2017

New tobacco packaging rules now in place

22 May 2017

A shop owner from Corby has been fined for selling counterfeit vodka following an investigation by Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards.

09 May 2017

Homeowners in Northamptonshire are being encouraged not to buy goods or services from cold-callers after a spate of complaints about suspected rogue traders.

17 March 2017

Could you open your home to support a vulnerable adult?

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Gritting crews at the ready as winter officially starts for Northamptonshire Highways

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Rogue market trader ordered to pay back proceeds of his crimes worth £60,000

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Courage and commitment praised at Fire Service Awards

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County’s emergency response will be tested this weekend with plane crash simulation

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Northamptonshire Libraries launches new collection to mark World Mental Health Day

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