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26 June 2017

Free in-car child car seat testing this week

Wiltshire Trading Standards working with Good Egg Road Safety will be offering to check the suitability and fitting of child car seats for free at locations across Wiltshire on the following dates

Tuesday 27th June 2017 from 10am till 2pm at Waitrose, Malmesbury SN16 9FS

Wednesday 28th June 2017 from 10am till 2pm at Waitrose, Salisbury SP2 7TS

Thursday 29th June 2017 from 9:30am till 11:30am at County Hall, Trowbridge BA14 8JN

Thursday 29th June 2017 from 12 midday till 2pm at Tesco Extra, Trowbridge BA14 7AQ

No need to book -just show up on the day.

Andrew Norris sole director of R&L Cars Ltd of Seend, Wiltshire yesterday pleaded guilty to three offences under the Fraud Act, including the creation of a fake service log book.  Magistrates ordered Mr Norris to pay £6079 following the prosecution brought by Wiltshire Council Trading Standards.  If you're suspicious about the history of a vehicle you've purchased call 03454040506 to get advice on your consumer rights and to report the matter to Trading Standards.


Grafton Merchanting Ltd (Oxford based company) was prosecuted on 3rd April at Swindon Magistrates for breaching  the Westbury (Station Road ) weight restriction order.

The company was fined £800 and ordered to pay  £200  costs to Wiltshire Council plus  £80 victim surcharge.

The company was previously prosecuted for breaching the  Bradford on Avon weight restriction order.


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Last updated: 26 June 2017 | Last reviewed: 26 June 2017