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[Isle of Man, UK] eCig approval for Island prisoners

Plans to allow prisoners to smoke e-cigarettes have won unanimous backing from Island politicians. Tynwald has voted in favour of allowing custody rules to be changed so the eBurn device can be introduced to the Isle of Man Prison.
3FM (uk)
added Mar 29, 2017 15:02
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[Isle of Man, UK] New anti-smoking law comes in

The Department of Health and Social Care says the law is being introduced to help protect children from the dangers of second-hand smoke. Minister Howard Quayle says it's a step in the right direction:
Isleofman Dot Com (uk)
added Mar 30, 2016 14:21
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[Isle of Man, UK] Tobacco laws under scrutiny from MHKs

Moves to force Island shops to cover their cigarette displays will get a step closer in the House of Keys tomorrow. The Public Health Tobacco Amendment Bill 2015 will be steered through its second reading by Health and Social Care Minister Howard Quayle.
Isleofman Dot Com (uk)
added Apr 29, 2015 17:35
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[Isle of Man, UK] New tobacco laws aim to reduce cancers in Island

New tobacco laws aim to reduce cancers in Island New measures to deter the Manx public from smoking are on the way. If amendments to a public health bill become law, open displays of cigarettes and tobacco in shops would be banned, along with vending
Isleofman Dot Com (uk)
added Dec 8, 2014 14:38
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[Isle of Man, UK] Should smoking be banned in cars when children are present?

There were 420 responses to a public consultation, carried out in late 2012, which covered people smoking in cars when children aged under 16 were present. The results of the consultation are yet to be released, but Ms Imberger said it found that a majo
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Feb 26, 2014 11:37
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[Isle of Man, UK] AUDIO: Island monitoring introduction of e-cigs in prisons

Prison governors on the Island say they'll keep a close eye on a trial which is allowing prisoners to smoke e-cigarettes. It's happening in some prisons in England and Wales and is seen as the first step towards making the facilities smoke free from Janu
Energy FM (im)
added Oct 5, 2015 10:22
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[Isle of Man, UK] VIDEO: Ban on smoking in cars with kids

Health Minister proposes following the UK government in banning smoking in cars with children but why will it still be alright to use e-cigarettes?
Isleofman Dot Com (uk)
added Dec 8, 2014 14:39
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[Isle of Man] Electronic cigarettes banned from buildings of one government department

The Department of Health and Social Care announced its decision today. The policy comes in to force with immediate effect and follows the publication of a report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) earlier this summer. The report, which examined the
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Oct 14, 2014 01:55
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The Isle of Man's obesity timebomb: A quarter of five-year-olds are overweight and one in five adults is obese

tobacco use remains one of the largest reasons for premature death. In the island, there are nearly 10,000 adults who smoke (14.5%), and two-thirds say they want to quit. Some 3.1% of 11- to 18-year-olds are smokers. Worryingly, one in 10 women are smokin
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Oct 26, 2017 04:58
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[Isle of Man] Public’s views sought on strengthening smokefree legislation

The Department of Health has today launched a consultation which seeks the public’s feedback and views on strengthening smokefree legislation. Measures being considered include banning tobacco vending machines and making it illegal to smoke in vehicles t
Government of Isle of Man (im)
added Oct 24, 2012 11:33
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