Cumbria County Council's Trading Standards and Fire and Rescue Services have once again joined forces with Cumbria Police in the lead up to the firework sales period to remind retailers to be vigilant and ensure that fireworks are not sold to anyone under the age of 18...

Police in Millom are advising that when investing in security systems for the home or business it's not advisable to deal with cold callers or telesal...
Cumbria County Council’s Trading Standards are pleased to announce that, following the completion of the first and second phase of the Food Standards...
Cumbria police are appealing for the community to be aware of people being conned out of money in the promise that they will receive a large prize. Th...
Officers in Allerdale Rural Neighbourhood Policing Team together with Trading Standards carried out test purchasing of alcohol in both Keswick and Coc...
Cumbria County Council’s Trading Standards team successfully brought a case against a North-East food wholesalers, who put peanut allergy sufferers at...
Two new drop-in surgeries have been launched in Eden to give communities accessible Trading Standards consumer advice. Cumbria County Council’s Tradin...
Cumbria County Council’s Trading Standards team have been working in partnership with Cumbria Constabulary to increase vigilance and stamp out underage sales in Carlisle and Keswick. A 15-year-...
A multi-agency clampdown on the trade in illegal tobacco has taken place in Cumbria this week, with officers getting the leap on illegal traders in a series of house visits in Workington, Whitehaven...
Cumbria County Council's trading standards will be cracking down on scam correspondence next month with a Scamnesty campaign, where the public are being encouraged to drop off dodgy letters or emails...
Cumbrians are being urged to give cold-callers the cold shoulder and get their winter fuel advice through official channels. Trading Standards bosses have received several complaints from members of...