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Great article in the April edition of Trading Standards Today.  North Ayrshire Trading Standards beat fierce competition to win the British Hallmarking Council's Touchstone Award - which recognises innovation in the work of hallmarking compliance by Trading Standards organisations throughout the UK.

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Entries are now open for Trading Standards organisations to submit applications for the Touchstone Award 2014.  Closing date is 24th April 2014.


Assay Office Birmingham will have a stand at the Trading Standards Conference in Harrogate -Come and see us on Stand G6 from Mon 30 June to Thursday 3 July. Book online at See you there !!!    



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