Headlines Tagged with FOREST — 258 headlines found
The tobacco industry remains a pervasive and malignant influence in our society. It works through lawyers, lobbyists and funded front groups like Forest in a perpetual game of smoke and mirrors . . . I am proud of the Scottish government's commitment to
Dec 14, 2012 Politics.co.uk (uk)
added Dec 17, 2012 06:35
Simon Clark, director of Forest, said: “There’s very little evidence that the health of the nation has benefitted significantly from the smoking ban. Instead thousands of pubs have closed and choice has been sacrificed on the altar of tobacco control.
Jun 26, 2017 FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Jun 26, 2017 14:36
Simon Clark, the director of the smokers’ group Forest, said: “By stigmatising the product, the government is also targeting the user. Plain packs are unlikely to deter people from smoking but the impact on consumer choice could be significant because so
Nov 29, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 1, 2016 12:48
Pro-smoking group Forest has launched a 72-hour ad blitz on the political online advertising network MessageSpace to pressure David Cameron to rethink the potential introduction of plain packaging for cigarettes.
Jun 10, 2014 PR Week US
added Jun 10, 2014 23:16
Ireland will become the fourth country in the world to introduce plain packaging for tobacco products, the Government has announced... Pro-tobacco group Forest Ireland described the measure as “gesture politics” and predicted it would not work.
Mar 28, 2017 Irish Times (ie)
added Mar 29, 2017 11:04
The implications of these findings ... are significant because there is a clear gulf between the way smoking is typically viewed as a negative...behaviour, and how the smokers themselves saw their smoking as a source of pleasure, a choice rather than an a
Dec 28, 2016 FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Dec 28, 2016 15:24
Responding to the announcement that from the start of the new year anyone caught smoking in a car with children present will face prosecution, John Mallon, spokesman for the smokers' group Forest Eireann, said: "Most smokers know smoking in a car with
Dec 17, 2015 Forest Éireann (ie)
added Dec 26, 2015 00:03
Pro-smoking groups, Ukip and libertarian MPs have all condemned the government’s surprise decision to bring forward a law on plain cigarette packaging before the general election.
Jan 22, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 25, 2015 19:44
A GROUP representing smokers has hit out a tobacco-free policy that is to be introduced in the grounds of eight Northside primary care centres. Forest Éireann, which represents smokers throughout Ireland, criticised the HSE after it announced that from S
Sep 1, 2014 Dublin People Group Newspapers (ie)
added Sep 3, 2014 16:39
The Senate in Nigeria seeks to pass the anti-tobacco bill. While it is fine for the Senate to do its job, as electorates, we have a duty to comment on some of the activities as they unfold. Have they carried out their findings to ensure that the slur in
Aug 22, 2013 SpyGhana.com (gh)
added Aug 26, 2013 12:41