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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…

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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…

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

Thursday, May 04, 2017

Lancashire victims of two "greedy and unscrupulous" brothers have received justice after the pair were jailed …

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Suspended sentence for Burnley man caught storing illegal cigarettes

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

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

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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…

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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

Nelson shop stripped of alcohol licence

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

A Nelson convenience store has lost its licence to sell alcohol f…

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