£50,000 of counterfeit goods seized
at Brean outdoor market
goods worth £50,000 have been seized by Somerset Trading
Standards Officers at a market in Brean.
Standards Officers announced on Friday (October 28th) that they
had shut down two stalls at Brean outdoor market that had been
selling fake DVDs and CDs.
also swooped on a third stall offering labelled clothing and took
away a large amount of its stock.
Trading Standards inspection came after complaints from other
traders about the quality of the products being sold.
County Council spokesman said that the stallholders face up to
ten years in prison or an unlimited fine if prosecuted.