Headlines Tagged with Guernsey — 99 headlines found
USING a sledgehammer to crack a nut is how one retailer described new tobacco legislation proposals and he was not alone in venting his frustration at a meeting last night. Extra seats had to be brought into the packed meeting of about 40 retailers and
Oct 26, 2012 Guernsey Press
added Oct 26, 2012 05:31
Smoking at health and education facilities on Guernsey has been banned from today. Currently smoking on such sites is allowed in designated areas or shelters, which will be removed. The ban includes all sites owned or managed by the two departments, inclu
Oct 1, 2016 BBC Online
added Oct 3, 2016 15:14
Smokers will die because the European Union is ignoring the science over electronic cigarettes, eurosceptic MPs have warned. Campaigners are taking legal action against a Brussels regulation...meeting on the fringe of the Conservative Party conferenc
Oct 5, 2015 Guernsey Press
added Oct 6, 2015 11:09
People in Guernsey are being told they could be "the vanguard of Europe" when it comes to anti-smoking laws. Last week the government backed plans to investigate the introduction of plain packaging of cigarettes, though a call to impose smoke-free zones
May 5, 2015 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added May 6, 2015 12:37
A Guernsey charity set up to teach young people about the dangers of smoking is to close after 16 years. GASP was formed in 1997 and chairman Alun Williams said it had delivered more than 5,000 anti-smoking lessons. The main sponsor of the charity, th
May 3, 2013 BBC Online
added May 3, 2013 23:32
A smoking ban at Les Nicolles prison in Guernsey has seen a "mixed reaction", said the acting prison governor.
Jan 4, 2013 BBC Online
added Jan 4, 2013 12:45
SUPPLIES of tobacco at Guernsey Prison have almost run out as the establishment at Les Nicolles prepares to become smoke-free on New Year’s Day.
Dec 27, 2012 Guernsey Press
added Dec 27, 2012 05:26
Andrew Munro, of Pick it Up Guernsey, was given the day off work by his employer, as part of its voluntary day scheme, to walk around the centre of St Peter Port, its outskirts and up to the Princess Elizabeth Hospital collecting cigarette butts. He also
Jun 1, 2018 Guernsey Press
added Jun 4, 2018 15:19
The Governor of Guernsey's prison has warned a smoking ban would not work in prisons without sufficient control and order. Les Nicolles prison became the second in Europe to go smoke-free in 2013.
Oct 12, 2015 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Oct 12, 2015 21:27
The plans are part of a draft Tobacco Control Strategy for 2015 - 2020 which has been released to the public. The health department says the goal is to reduce the level of smoking in Guernsey and Alderney to 5%.
Jul 16, 2014 BBC Online
added Jul 16, 2014 19:14