North East Lincolnshire Council

#Cigarettes

Hefty fine for illicit tobacco dealer

An illicit tobacco dealer who’d been buying cheap cigarettes and tobacco at Latvian markets and selling them in Grimsby has been landed with a £2,537 court bill. Ralfs Godainis, 39, of Heneage Road, Grimsby, pleaded guilty to six illicit tobacco…

7 months ago
Illicit tobacco with a street value of £71,136 seized by trading standards officers

A huge haul of illicit tobacco and cigarettes has been uncovered by North East Lincolnshire Council’s trading standards team during an operation in Grimsby and Cleethorpes last week. Trading standards officers working with specially trained sniffer dogs found enough illicit…

10 months ago