Business

Business 12 Dec 2016

Trading standards issues advice on buying puppies

Following the conviction, in Peterborough, earlier this year of one of the country's most prolific illegal puppy traders, the city’s Trading Standards Team is reminding people to look into the background of any puppy they are hoping to buy...

Business 21 Nov 2016

Drop-in sessions will help landlords apply for licenses

Two drop-in sessions will offer help to landlords with completing Selective Licensing applications by the 1 December deadline. The sessions will be held on Thursday 24 November and Wednesday 30 November at Peterborough Central Library on Broadway...

Business 18 Nov 2016

Landlord fined for failing to carry out urgent property repairs

A private landlord has been ordered to pay £850 after failing to carry out significant repair work to a house in Peterborough. Peterborough Magistrates’ Court heard how Zaibun Nisar, of Ventnor Road, Birmingham, failed to adhere to...

Business 19 Aug 2016

Man fined more than £5,000 for illegal use of land

A man who failed to obtain planning permission to use land for a car repairs business has been ordered to pay more than £5,000 after pleading guilty at Peterborough Magistrates' Court this week. Peterborough City Council prosecuted Imran...