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[Jersey, UK] Drop in Stop Smoking Service uptake

Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) said that it was "disappointing" that the number of smokers setting a "quit date" through these services dipped last year. The comments come after new figures from the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC)
Jersey Evening Post (This is Jersey) (uk)
added Aug 20, 2014 09:14

[UK] Jersey Review To Inform Tobacco Duty Policy

A report published by the Channel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities confirms that Jersey's cigarettes prices are GBP0.89 (USD1.50) per pack higher, on average, than in the UK. The findings will support the Government in making excise duty po
added May 9, 2014 15:47

[Jersey, UK] More protection from second hand smoke

Jersey’s Health Minister says she’ll take “positive action” to stop smoking in cars. Deputy Anne Pryke is responding to feedback from a consultation in 2013. She says she wants to protect children from second hand smoke. The Minister will bring forwar
ITV Channel Television
added Apr 24, 2014 10:38

[Jersey, UK] How far should we go to protect children from cigarette smoke?

For more information and to complete an online survey, please visit or the facebook page protecting children from second-hand smoke.
ITV Channel Television
added Oct 21, 2013 04:00

[UK] Jersey customs says there are 'higher priorities' than tobacco

James Fillieul from the Channel Islands Tobacco Importers and Manufacturers Association said more islanders were bringing in tax free cigarettes. Steve Le Marquand from customs said it did work to stop people but there was only so much it could do.
BBC Online
added Oct 3, 2013 03:37

[UK] Burnham failed in tobacco stall bid « This Is Jersey

Shadow health secretary Andy Burnham tried and failed to stop Labour accepting money from a tobacco giant for a stall at its party conference, a colleague revealed. Diane Abbott, who as shadow public health minister has accused the Tories of being influ
Jersey Evening Post (This is Jersey) (uk)
added Sep 22, 2013 12:16

[Jersey] Secondhand smoke consultation (je)

Whether you are a smoker or a non-smoker, we want to hear your views on smoking in homes, cars and outside spaces. Your feedback will help us shape future action on this important issue.
States of Jersey (je)
added Aug 5, 2013 17:53

[Jersey, UK] Protect children from second-hand smoke

A public consultation is being launched to establish views on protecting children from second-hand smoke. Islanders will be asked what they think about smoking in places where children are present.
ITV Channel Television
added Aug 2, 2013 12:29

[Europe, UK] Jersey fire service says emergencies at 40-year low

Chief Fire Officer, Mark James, said a third of all calls for fires in Jersey were related to smoking. ... Mr James said: "Last year the EU brought in a new law for cigarettes to be fire safer so they all self extinguish now. That should help bring down
BBC Online
added Jun 24, 2013 11:35

Jersey government bans all cigarette advertising

Jersey's government has decided to ban all forms of cigarette advertising, including the display of packets. The use of cigarette vending machines will also be outlawed. A large majority of States members backed the Health Department's argument that th
BBC Online
added Apr 30, 2013 17:14
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