Headlines Tagged with Guernsey — 98 headlines found
Tobacco was banned at Les Nicolles on New Year’s Day 2013. ‘There were a number of initiatives rolled out at the same time which included increased purposeful activity and the use of disposable electronic cigarettes,’ said deputy governor Lou Arkle. ‘T
Feb 7, 2018 Guernsey Press
added Feb 8, 2018 18:15
The percentage of adults in Guernsey that smoke has fallen to 12.7% in 2013, a huge drop from the 30.4% that smoked in 1988. Figures released in the Health and Lifestyle Survey showed that more than half of adults in Guernsey had never smoked.
Dec 22, 2014 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Dec 24, 2014 22:47
BREATH tests will be introduced at Guernsey’s prison to crackdown on inmates breaking its smoking ban with smuggled tobacco. Les Nicolles prison governor Dave Matthews said that only a ‘small minority’ of prisoners were breaking its no-smoking policy,
Sep 28, 2013 Guernsey Press
added Sep 28, 2013 09:58
SMOKING education in schools has drastically been reduced now the responsibility of it has been handed over to Health and Social Services, Gasp’s political patron Heidi Soulsby has said.
Dec 13, 2012 Guernsey Press
added Dec 13, 2012 08:27
Deputies will be asked to approve a raft of new anti-smoking measures. Amongst them are proposals to make shops pay for licences to sell tobacco.
Nov 29, 2012 ITV Channel Television
added Nov 29, 2012 14:04
A RETAILER has claimed that proposed tobacco licence fees are being introduced to pay for a new civil servant. . . . Phillip Morgan, pictured, who is the proprietor of Paper Box and Candy Shop in St Peter Port, claimed retailers were told that cash gener
Oct 20, 2012 Guernsey Press
added Oct 22, 2012 04:40
A prison on the Channel Islands says its smoke-free regime has been a success, ahead of UK jails starting similar smoking bans. Guernsey's Les Nicolles prison introduced a total smoking ban in 2013. Prison governor Dave Matthews said fears of unrest ahea
Oct 8, 2015 BBC Online
added Oct 9, 2015 08:25
Andy Burnham is urging Labour chiefs to ban the tobacco industry from future Labour conferences after failing to prevent a cigarette giant being allowed to buy space at this year's gathering.
Sep 23, 2013 Guernsey Press
added Sep 25, 2013 12:31
A REPORT on proposed tobacco licence fees will not be withdrawn from the November States debate, the health minister has said, despite a request from the Channel Islands Tobacco Retailers' Association.
Nov 6, 2012 Guernsey Press
added Nov 6, 2012 08:15
Tobacco retailers in Guernsey will have to obtain an annual licence, if proposals by the Health and Social Services Department are approved.
Oct 18, 2012 BBC Online
added Oct 19, 2012 02:54