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[UK] Smoking shelters at Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Smokers are to be provided with shelters outside Lynn’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital after a smoking ban proved impossible to enforce. The shelters are aimed at moving hardened smokers away from the main entrance, where smoke has caused distress to some vis
Lynn News (uk)
added Nov 11, 2012 21:41

[Canada] LETTER: An on-site smoke shack would help

If a building of that nature could be put up on the property, it would make a huge difference to those of us who truly care about our health. Perhaps the hospital needs to hire some security with the authority to enforce the bylaws to ensure that those
Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Nov 7, 2012 22:02

[Canada] LETTER: POVAH: Enforce bylaw, don't build a 'smoke-shack'

I vehemently oppose the “on-site smoke shack” idea. That would be such a huge step backwards anywhere, but especially at a cancer treatment facility? Somewhat like building designated drunk-driving roads through hospitals, morgues and graveyards.
Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Nov 7, 2012 21:55

[Macau] Civil group: smoking areas proportional to gaming table numbers

The civil group “Forefront of Macau Gaming” petitioned at the government headquarters yesterday, complaining that the guidelines released by the authority over casino smoking areas is not clear and has loopholes. The Regime of Tobacco Prevention and Co
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 7, 2012 11:54

[UK] Queen Elizabeth Hospital at King’s Lynn set to abandon ‘unenforceable’ smoking ban and build smokers’ shelters

"We have to accept that smoking is a vital safety valve for some people if they are dealing with a stressful situation or have received bad news."
Eastern Daily Press (EDP) (uk)
added Nov 5, 2012 10:28


HOSPITAL bosses have ­lifted a smoking ban after losing a five-year battle to enforce it. They are now building three smoking shelters costing £17,000 at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn, Norfolk.
Daily Star (uk)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:49

[Illinois] Senate committee directs IDPH to write rules for beer gardens

An Illinois Senate Committee has directed the Illinois Department of Public Health to write rules regarding outdoor smoking at public establishments, such as beer gardens.
Galesburg (IL) Register-Mail
added Oct 25, 2012 06:47

[New Zealand] Airport smokers about to go undercover

Christchurch Airport is stubbing out the practice of visitors having a quick smoke around the airport frontage. Three new designated smoking areas open today near the almost-completed terminal, to filter out the problem of smokers seeking protection fro
Scoop (nz)
added Oct 23, 2012 18:30

Final Cigar Dinner Scheduled for Eve of Carlsbad Outdoor Smoke Ban

On November 1, the day before restaurants in Carlsbad, California, must enforce an outdoor patio smoking ban passed earlier this year, a group of cigar smokers will gather at Hennessy’s Tavern for one final night of fine food, beer and cigars.
Cigar Aficionado
added Oct 23, 2012 14:38

[California] Smoking ban foes to get in last puff

Kristen Mulvany, left, a waitress at Naked Cafe in Carlsbad, accepts a flier from Dannah Hosford concerning smoke-free outdoor dining areas. Hosford and Levi Martinez, right, were distributing the fliers to Carlsbad restaurants in September.
North County (CA) Times
added Oct 20, 2012 19:35
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