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[UK] Jersey tobacco product displays banned

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.
BBC Online
added Oct 28, 2014 07:41

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

[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] 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 to introduce plain cigarette packets?

Despite a concerted effort to encourage people to stop smoking, the latest figures show there’s only been a six per cent drop in the number of daily smokers in the Island over the past decade. As a result, the Health department is stepping up its war on
Bailiwick Express (uk)
added Dec 12, 2016 12:51

[UK] Jersey politicians vote to ban the sale of e-cigarettes to islanders under 18

The States approved banning the sale of e-cigarettes to youngsters under the age of 18 by 34 votes to 1. St Saviour's Constable Sadie Rennard was the only member who voted against it. The Health department's aim is to protect children from the unknown
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Apr 27, 2016 14:52

[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

[Jersey, UK] Raise cigarette tax to pay for cancer staff, says hospital consultant

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
Jersey Evening Post (This is Jersey) (uk)
added May 19, 2015 08:36

[Jersey, UK] VIDEO: Stubbing out tobacco advertising

Politicians in Jersey have decided today to ban the display and advertising of tobacco in shops. ... Health professionals want to follow the UK's lead and say cigarettes displayed in prominent positions next to the counter means that children are contin
ITV Channel Television
added Apr 30, 2013 14:36

[Jersey] VIDEO: 50p more for pack of cigs

Jersey States have confirmed that the price of cigarettes will go up from January.
ITV Channel Television
added Dec 5, 2012 12:33
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