Headlines Tagged with FOREST — 251 headlines found
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
In your letters page, (Examiner 3/4/’14), Kathleen O’Meara of the Irish Cancer Society (ICS) rejects the latest figures on smuggled tobacco, but she would say that, wouldn’t she?
Apr 7, 2014 Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jun 3, 2014 12:01
Smokersâ€™ group Forest, which runs the Hands Off Our Packs campaign, has developed a new website called No Prime Minister, which features a letter that can be sent directly to David Cameron.
May 31, 2014 The Grocer (uk)
added May 31, 2014 23:37
THREE-QUARTERS of North-East residents believe that tobacco companies should not be able to influence health policy and should declare what they spend on lobbying government, according to new figures. The findings from YouGov - released ahead of World N
May 29, 2014 Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added May 29, 2014 10:48
[UK] ASH Briefing for the All Party Parliamentary Group on Smoking and Health: TOBACCO FRONT GROUPS & THIRD PARTY LOBBYING TACTICS (PDF)
Big Tobacco is increasingly resorting to the use of front groups and third party advocates to peddle its interests and influence policy outcomes. The use of such groups to influence public health policies is an explicit tobacco industry strategy revealed
Apr 29, 2014 Taking Liberties (Simon Clark blog) (UK)
added Apr 29, 2014 11:50
Welsh tourist spot and home to UK's longest place name ... Residents and visitors to the Welsh community in Anglesey are being asked not to light up in any public place – even if it’s outside. Smokers’ lobby group Forest is fuming. Director Simon Clark
Apr 9, 2014 The [London, UK] Express
added Apr 8, 2014 21:59
Institute of Economic Affairs refuses to disclose publicly who funds it, but it has received funds (through membership fees) from the tobacco industry. Its director Mark Littlewood has appeared in videos developed by tobacco industry-funded group Forest a
Mar 14, 2014 The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 14, 2014 08:20
This website is owned and managed by Forest Éireann. Forest Éireann is funded by Forest UK which receives donations from tobacco companies in Britain and Ireland. Neither Forest nor Forest Éireann represent the tobacco industry.
Mar 11, 2014 Forest Éireann (ie)
added Mar 11, 2014 08:50
CHILDREN DON’T START SMOKING BECAUSE OF THE PACKAGING ... PLAIN PACKAGING ISN'T A PRIORITY ... THE NANNY STATE ... SLIPPERY SLOPE ... GESTURE POLITICS
Mar 11, 2014 FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Mar 11, 2014 08:47
John Mallon, spokesman for the smokers’ group Forest Éireann, has taken to the road to promote the group’s new campaign ‘Plain Packs, Plain Stupid’. Mallon will visit towns and cities including Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Limerick and Galway. He said: “Pla
Mar 3, 2014 FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Mar 11, 2014 08:44