Headlines Tagged with FOREST — 256 headlines found
There was an interesting discussion about plain packaging on Sky News this morning. The guests were Labour's Luciana Berger, Imperial Tobacco's Axel Gietz and Conservative MP Sir Gerald Howarth.
Mar 8, 2015 Taking Liberties (Simon Clark blog) (UK)
added Mar 9, 2015 10:51
With MPs due to vote on plain packaging legislation this month, members of the public and representatives of some of Britain’s leading think tanks and campaign groups have spoken out against the measure.
Mar 4, 2015 FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Mar 9, 2015 10:51
"According to a Populus poll published last month the public doesn't view the government’s plain packaging proposals as a priority. "The public wants parliament to prioritise tackling immigration and terrorism, not plain packaging of cigarettes.
Mar 6, 2015 FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Mar 9, 2015 10:50
Simon Clark is the director of pro-smoking choice group, Forest. Mr Clark said the ban was "excessive" as very few smokers still smoked in a car carrying children.
Feb 11, 2015 BBC Online
added Feb 11, 2015 22:41
There is no official ban on smoking in Millennium or Anchor Square. At this stage, it is just official tutting. Nevertheless, it is the first time that British smokers have been told not to light up in an outdoor public space
Feb 7, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 7, 2015 15:55
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
Forest has urged the Scottish Government to reject proposals to ban the use of electronic cigarettes in enclosed public places and prohibit advertisements for "the fastest growing supermarket product of 2014". Responding to the Scottish Government's Con
Jan 2, 2015 FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Jan 5, 2015 15:48
Forest has described Public Health England's new anti-smoking campaign as "rotten", "poisonous" and an "abuse of public money".... "What's really poisonous is the way public health campaigners are constantly trying to scare and harass people with exaggera
Dec 29, 2014 FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Jan 5, 2015 15:45
But pro-smoking group Forest said the ban was unfair to some patients. 'Stressful places' The University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust said the move followed complaints from people about having to walk through a "cloud of smoke" to get i
Dec 31, 2014 BBC Online
added Dec 31, 2014 17:13
Forest, said:..."What's really poisonous is the way public health campaigners are constantly trying to scare and harass people with exaggerated claims and dubious statistics. "This is real life not a Hammer Horror film. If Public Health England wants to
Dec 29, 2014 RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Dec 29, 2014 14:32