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[UK] Union tarred by Imperial Tobacco sponsorship dealings

The Oxford Union has backed out of an offer by Imperial Tobacco to sponsor a debate on the morality of the tobacco industry following an investigation. This follows outrage and unhappiness from speakers invited to oppose the tobacco industry. They conta
Cherwell Online (Oxford Student Publication) (uk)
added Apr 25, 2015 12:49
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Hillary pressed to take on Big Tobacco

“From a national standpoint, we’d love to see Mrs. Clinton run on a public health platform and specifically a tobacco reform platform,” said Chris Bostic, deputy director for policy at the Action on Smoking & Health. “I’m not a skilled political analyst
The Hill
added Apr 20, 2015 09:47
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[UK] Tobacco display ban extended to all shops

A ban on showing tobacco products at the point of sale in small shops across the UK has come into force. The display of such goods has been illegal in large stores and supermarkets since 2012. Now small stores, and other outlets such as pubs and clubs, w
BBC Online
added Apr 6, 2015 13:54
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[UK-Scotland] Tobacco display banned in all shops

The ban has been heralded as an important breakthrough by campaign group Action on Smoking and Health (Ash), which said it strongly supports this “important step forward”. Hazel Cheeseman, director of policy at Ash, said: “Two-thirds of smokers start bef
The Scotsman (uk)
added Apr 6, 2015 06:11
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[UK-Scotland] Archie Macpherson: I fell victim to the toxic effect of second-hand smoke

SPORTS commentator Archie Macpherson is backing a charter for children to highlight the dangers of second-hand smoke and the aim of creating a tobacco-free Scotland by 2034.
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Apr 1, 2015 18:41
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[UK-Scotland] 'Children's charter' aims to create tobacco-free generation by 2034

The charity ASH Scotland said its document, the Charter for a Tobacco-free Generation, is aimed at organisations working directly or indirectly with young people and their families. At its heart is an ambition for Scotland to achieve an adult smoking r
STV (uk)
added Apr 1, 2015 11:03
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[UK-Scotland] Children's charter targets smoking

to highlight the goal of creating a tobacco-free generation in Scotland...ASH Scotland said its document, the Charter for a Tobacco-free Generation, is aimed at organisations working directly or indirectly with young people and their families.
Press Association (uk)
added Apr 1, 2015 10:56
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[UK-Scotland] DUFFY: Consensus rather than bans is key

None of us wants to see smoking outside hospitals but we must have support of local communities to make it work, writes Sheila Duffy
The Scotsman (uk)
added Apr 1, 2015 10:54
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British American Tobacco : UK High Commissioner faces the music at home, in Pakistan

newly appointed UK High Commissioner Richard Burtons recent meeting with the Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in which he advocated the tobacco industrys stance against the health ministrys decision to adopt large sized (85% pictorial health warning on cigarett
4-traders.com (fr)
added Apr 1, 2015 10:52
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British American Tobacco : UK High Commissioner faces the music at home, in Pakistan

newly appointed UK High Commissioner Richard Burtons recent meeting with the Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in which he advocated the tobacco industrys stance against the health ministrys decision to adopt large sized (85% pictorial health warning on cigarett
4-traders.com (fr)
added Apr 1, 2015 10:52
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