News

Burnley shop loses alcohol licence after Trading Standards action

Friday, December 22, 2017

A Burnley shop has had its licence to sell alcohol revoked after a long history of criminal activity at the premises.

Tagged as:    Consumer Advice


Loan shark ordered to pay back £85,000

Friday, May 26, 2017

A loan shark who preyed on elderly victims and those addicted to gambling has been ordered to pay back £85,000 in p…

Tagged as:    Consumer Advice


Week of action to disrupt rogue traders

Friday, May 12, 2017

Lancashire Police and Trading Standards have joined forces this week to disrupt dishonest traders and scammers as part o…

Tagged as:    Consumer Advice


‘Greedy’ brothers jailed for defrauding victims of more than £100,000

Thursday, May 04, 2017

Lancashire victims of two "greedy and unscrupulous" bro…

Tagged as:    Consumer Advice

Suspended sentence for Burnley man caught storing illegal cigarettes

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

A Burnley man has received a suspended sentence for handling larg…

Tagged as:    Consumer Advice

Trading Standards help pubs and clubs make age checks during festivities

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Revellers can expect to be asked for proof they are old enough to…

Tagged as:    Consumer Advice

Older people in Lancaster get an income boost

Thursday, December 08, 2016

A benefit take-up campaign in Lancaster has left 170 people, aged…

Tagged as:    Benefits and Grants Consumer Advice

View news by category

From our Twitter feed

@LancashireCC

Search our news archive

Contact the media team

Send an enquiry to the media team

We areĀ unable to assist with general queries or complaints.