Headlines Tagged with Jersey — 54 headlines found
Jersey's Minister for Health and Social Services wants e-cigarettes banned for under 18s. It comes as the UK made the decision to stop youngsters using the vaporizers amid concerns over health risks. Senator Andrew Green says the devices could potential
Oct 4, 2015 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Oct 5, 2015 10:22
Consultant cardiologist Dr Andrew Mitchell says smoking rates are not dropping as fast as hoped He has called for tax on cigarettes to be increased to raise money for a lung cancer nurse
May 18, 2015 Jersey Evening Post (This is Jersey) (uk)
added May 19, 2015 08:36
Martin Knight, from Jersey Public Health, said more work was needed before it could come to Jersey. He said: "We don't have plans for plain packs but it is something we will consider in the future when we review our strategy.
Mar 12, 2015 BBC Online
added Mar 13, 2015 14:25
Stores of all sizes are complying with a tobacco display ban on Jersey after the Channel Island enforced the legislation six months ahead of the UK. The ban came into play on 30 October over what was an unseasonably warm half-term week on the touristic
Nov 5, 2014 Convenience Store (uk)
added Nov 14, 2014 08:47
All tobacco products in Jersey will have to be hidden from public display, after the introduction of a new law. Customers will still be able to purchase cigarettes and tobacco in the usual way but from 30 October, they will not be on show.
Oct 27, 2014 BBC Online
added Oct 28, 2014 07:41
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)
Aug 20, 2014 Jersey Evening Post (This is Jersey) (uk)
added Aug 20, 2014 09:14
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
Apr 22, 2014 Tax-News.com
added May 9, 2014 15:47
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
Apr 24, 2014 ITV Channel Television
added Apr 24, 2014 10:38
For more information and to complete an online survey, please visit www.gov.je/smokefree or the facebook page protecting children from second-hand smoke.
Oct 21, 2013 ITV Channel Television
added Oct 21, 2013 04:00
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.
Oct 1, 2013 BBC Online
added Oct 3, 2013 03:37