Council news

Kettering business fined almost £2,000 after selling cigarettes to underage customer

18 April 2018

Trading Standards are reminding poultry, game and captive bird keepers that they need to protect birds from avian flu

29 January 2018

A Corby phone repair shop has been fined for falsely claiming to be an approved Apple repair centre and supplying original Apple parts to mobile phone and tablet users.

16 January 2018

Christmas shoppers are being encouraged to be on their guard when buying festive toys and decorations.

28 November 2017

Two shopkeepers from Northamptonshire have been given suspended prison sentences for selling illegal cigarettes and tobacco.

17 October 2017

A catering firm has been ordered to pay more than £3,000 after serving a bride with a nut allergy cake containing almonds on her wedding day.

13 October 2017

Four rogue traders have appeared in court charged with conning vulnerable and elderly residents out of thousands of pounds.

11 October 2017

A shopkeeper from Raunds has been ordered to pay almost £3,000 after a shop assistant sold cigarettes to an underage girl.

04 October 2017

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