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tsconnect Newsletter

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Our electronic Mailout Service is packed full of:

  • Your consumer rights! Practical guidance to protect yourself from criminal and unfair trading.
  • The latest Scam warnings.
  • Information about businesses you can trust and how to win goods or services from them.
  • Opportunities to get involved with Trading Standards’ work and tell us which areas of our work are most important to you
  • And loads more!

Take a look at back issues of the tsconnect newsletter below:

Issue 20 – Watch our new Scams Awareness video featuring a local resident’s fight against mass marketing scams, complete our short survey and tell us about which areas of our work are important to you, and businesses can register for a free cyber crime protection event.

Issue 19 – Trading Standards Officer wins National award, our work in the fight against illegal tobacco and prosecution news
Issue 18 – Launch of our online Scams & Doorstep training, prosecution news & Service updates
Issue 17 – Free Trial Scams, Tobacco Display Laws Information, New contact details & Prosecutions
Christmas 2014 Issue  – Christmas Shopping Checklist
Issue 16 – Food Information laws update, Farming Partnerships, scam victim profiling
Issue 15 (Special)
– The new Devon & Somerset Trading Standards website
Issue 14 – The Devon & Somerset Joint Service, protecting young people from alcohol
Issue 13 – The future of Trading Standards, illegal tobacco, no cold callers
Issue 12 – Counterfeiting, new car tyres legislation
Issue 11 – Made In Devon, advertising scams, carbon monoxide poisoning
Issue 10 – Schmallenberg Virus, gluten-free food, doorstep selling
Issue 9 – Buying safe, online shopping, cashback scams
Issue 8 – Tobacco vending machines, gym terms & conditions, giant lighters
Issue 7 – Sorry, No longer available
Issue 6 – Sorry, No longer available
Issue 5 – Complaint letters, young people’s nutrition, buying a used car
Issue 4-  Sorry, No longer available
Issue 3 – Christmas shopping rights, lottery scams, selling gold
Issue 2 – Service plan, firework safety, being motorwise
Issue 1 – Mobile phone checklist, National Consumer Week