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Be Aware of Charity Email Scams

South Gloucestershire Trading Standards - 5th May 2015

South Gloucestershire Trading Standards would like to remind residents to be wary when dealing with unexpected emails, whatever the reason for that mail is. Read More...

Investment Scams

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 22nd April 2015

Investment scams are not uncommon, but South Gloucestershire Trading Standards would like to remind residents to remain suspicious when presented with an investment opportunity that looks too good to be true. Read More...

Bogus Trading Standards Officer

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 10th March 2015

South Gloucestershire Trading Standards would like to remind residents to remain vigilant when dealing with cold callers, whoever they claim to be. Read More...

F.B.U. Industrial Action planned 25th February for a 24hr period

F.B.U. Industrial Action planned 25th February for a 24hr period

18th February 2015

People living and working in the Avon Fire & Rescue Service (AF&RS) area are being urged to take extra care to prevent fires and other emergencies following the confirmation of a national strike by firefighters. Read More...

Have you received a call offering to change your council tax band?

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 18th February 2015

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards is warning residents to be on their guard against companies who claim they can move you to a lower Council Tax band or get you a refund. Read More...

Braydon Avenue Road Closure & Diversion Route

South Gloucestershire Council - 12th February 2015

South Gloucestershire Council is about to commence construction of a raised speed table to replace the existing chicane priority narrowing on Braydon Avenue adjacent to the medical centre. The works are programmed for a 3 week duration from Monday 2nd March 2015. Read More...

New Telephone Scam

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 16th January 2015

South Gloucestershire Trading Standards would like to remind residents to remain vigilant and suspicious of unexpected telephone calls. Read More...

Bradley Stoke Town Council - January Newsletter

Bradley Stoke Town Council - January Newsletter

BSTC - 13th January 2015

The latest newsletter from Bradley Stoke Town Council is now available for download. Read More...

New Telephone Scam

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 16th December 2014

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards would like to remind residents to remain vigilant when receiving unexpected telephone calls where the caller purports to be from your bank or credit card company. These are known as ‘vishing’ scams. Read More...

Businesses beware

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 25th November 2014

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards would like to remind businesses to be vigilant when receiving unexpected telephone calls demanding money. Read More...