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[Australia] City to tighten smoking laws

Smoking on Albany beaches and playgrounds could be prohibited in the next two years as the City of Albany plans to reduce exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke. Last year the City endorsed a public health plan which vowed to “reduce community exposure to
West Australian (au)
added Dec 5, 2017 13:50
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[Thailand] PATTAYA ANNOUNCES NEW PUBLIC ENEMY NUMBER ONE - SMOKERS AND THEIR DEADLY CIGARETTES!

The Pattaya mayor has announced all out war on smokers. Heavy penalties will await those who break the law come February as the local authority rolled out their campaign to stop beach smoking. But it is not just the beach that is on mayor Anana C
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Dec 5, 2017 03:28
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[Wisconsin] Parks and Recreation committee to re-ignite tobacco debate

The city’s Park and Recreation Committee is set to revisit the debate over the use of tobacco in some city parks, not one week after the full City Council voted down a ban in all outdoor areas. The item is part of Monday’s committee meeting to be held at
WSAU (550 AM) / WSAU-FM 99.9 (Wausau, WI)
added Dec 5, 2017 03:20
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[UK] Soon smokers in East Yorkshire won't be able to light up here

East Riding Council will now investigate the cost and implications of introducing a smoking ban at all its council-owned children’s play areas and other venues were children congregate. Councillor Jonathan Owen, deputy leader of the council, made the pl
Hull Daily Mail / This is Hull and East Riding (uk)
added Dec 4, 2017 14:56
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: Dec. 2 Darts & Laurels

Laurels — To the town of Ayden for making its parks tobacco-free. ...The ordinance will also help lower littering in the parks and help keep children from inhaling secondhand smoke. No butts about it — Ayden is making a healthy change.
Greenville (NC) Daily Reflector
added Dec 2, 2017 16:37
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[UK] GWH ask for thoughts on smoking

Patients, their families and the wider public have been asked for their feelings about smoking at the Great Western Hospital. They have been tasked with completing in an online survey. The quiz, which asks people about the placement of smoking areas at
This is Wiltshire (uk)
added Nov 30, 2017 15:10
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[Pennsylvania] Port Allegany library joins tobacco-free movement

On Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Department of Health welcomed S. W. Smith Memorial Library in Port Allegany to the growing list of McKean County community partners who have joined Young Lungs at Play!, an initiative to make outdoor areas, such as public pa
Bradford (PA) Era
added Nov 30, 2017 04:35
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[Canada] LETTER: Kudos to Stratford for smoking bylaw

Recently, the Town of Stratford announced plans to launch a public consultation about going smoke free in all public spaces by May 2018. At the Canadian Cancer Society, we advocate that there is no safe level of exposure to second-hand smoke – even outd
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Nov 29, 2017 17:10
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[Indiana] Smoking ordinance tabled

Due to the absence of Councilmen John Reinhart and Dave Earley from Monday night’s city council meeting, the issue was tabled until the Dec. 11 meeting.
Seymour (IN) Daily Tribune
added Nov 29, 2017 15:21
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[North Carolina] New ordinance prohibits tobacco products at parks in Ayden

prohibits the use of all tobacco products including e-cigarettes in all of the town’s parks system. Town Manager Steven Harrell says there are many benefits that will come from this change, including healthy environments without second-hand smoke, as wel
WNCT Channel 9 CBS (Greenville, NC)
added Nov 28, 2017 18:21
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