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[UK-Scotland] Accolade for campaigners The Tobacco-Free Generation Awards.

Anti-smoking campaigners in the Borders have been given a national award for their efforts to stub out the unhealthy habit. Scottish Borders Community Planning Partnership was given the accolade as part of a charter drawn up by Action on Smoking and Heal
Southern Reporter (uk)
added Dec 2, 2016 23:14
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[UK] Philip Morris's vision of cigarette-free future met with scepticism

Deborah Arnott, chief executive of anti-smoking group Ash, said: “Philip Morris claims to be moving towards a post-smoking future but, like other tobacco companies, it is still actively promoting smoking around the world, using methods that would be ille
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 1, 2016 05:31
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[Ireland] Smoke free campuses to become the norm

THERE is an expected increase in smoke free college campuses across Ireland, according to a seminar held in the Royal College of Surgeons on the 9th of November. The seminar was organised by ASH Ireland, an anti-tobacco group with the aim of reducing tob
University Observer (ie)
added Nov 30, 2016 20:08
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[UK-Scotland] Borders group wins national award for work on smoking

Scottish Borders Community Planning Partnership collected an award as part of Scotland’s Charter for a Tobacco-free Generation. The initiative by health charity Action on Smoking and Health aims to create a tobacco-free generation by 2034, reducing the
Peeblesshire News (uk)
added Nov 29, 2016 16:24
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ASH 2016 Tobacco Campaign Contribution Map

For this 2016 cycle, Big Tobacco has contributed OVER $2.5 million in almost every state, across the aisle. Read our Blog> to learn about why this is a serious problem. Check out our #TobaccoSpotlight map to see how much your state representative has re
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Nov 20, 2016 20:55
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ASH Releases Video to Showcase a New Ending to the Tobacco Story

picts our current reality of losing friends and family members to tobacco-related diseases. The video then changes to show an alternative; a future we can build where tobacco products vanish instead of loved ones. Tobacco products are the only consumer p
PR Newswire
added Nov 19, 2016 17:39
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[UK] CUTTING DOWN: THE REALITY OF BUDGET CUTS TO LOCAL TOBACCO CONTROL (PDF)

- Smoking cessation budgets have been cut in 59% of local authorities this year. - Budgets for wider tobacco control work...have been cut in 45% of local authorities this year... Cuts are primarily the result of national policy decisions
Cancer Research Campaign (UK)
added Nov 16, 2016 17:26
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[UK] FAG QUIT CUTS FEAR

A study by Cancer Research UK and the campaign group Action on Smoking and Health found six in ten local authorities in England were forced to reduce their budgets last year.
The Sun (uk)
added Nov 16, 2016 17:22
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[UK] North West smokers at risk due to government cuts

People across the North West are being urged to back a hard-hitting initiative to support measures to tackle tobacco harm, as new figures released reveal dangerous funding cuts. A new joint report from Cancer Research UK and ASH (Action on Smoking Healt
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Nov 16, 2016 17:20
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[UK] Stop-smoking services under threat as budgets are cut

Stop smoking services across England are facing ongoing budget cuts after six in ten local authorities (59 per cent) were forced to reduce their funding in the last year according to a new joint report by ASH and Cancer Research UK published today (Wedne
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Nov 16, 2016 17:17
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