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How much do YOU know about what we do at Solihull Trading Standards?

Most people have heard about Trading Standards but many still have a fairly vague idea as to actually what we do. You may associate us with our work in investigating rogue traders but the list of legislation we are responsible for enforcing extends… 403 more words

Just dying to see......

This blog is all about those things that detrimentally affect a road user’s vision and as a result endanger themselves and others. Your vision, your observations, your ability to see and then react to a potential hazard on the road is the start and most important part of everything you do on a journey, whether you are on foot, two wheels, four wheels or more. 1,970 more words


Get on Your Bikes and Ride

Get on your bikes and ride!

This time around we have a little introductory blog from PC 5815 Steve Hudson the “diesel engine” of the Safer Cycling Team. 1,166 more words


Out on patrol with West Midlands Police

We are out in the borough today on a joint patrol with West Midlands Police. We are looking for any suspicious behaviour and are talking to traders offering advice and guidance. 15 more words

Forced marriage reported in 5 cases in Birmingham since it became criminal offence

There have been 5 crimes recorded in Birmingham since forced marriage became a criminal offence last year.

Lynne Townley on behalf of Save Your Rights…

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The Solihull fraudster who took absolutely everything from his pensioner victim

The vulnerability of some elderly victims has been highlighted recently by the underhand activities of a Solihull conman. Kevin Franklin from Shirley abused the trust and kindness of his victim over an 8 year period, defrauding his victim of his entire life savings of… 55 more words