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[UK] First e-cigarette 'vaping' advert to be shown on TV criticised for being 'highly sexualised'

Although e-cigarettes have been advertised on TV before, this is the first instance that an individual will be shown inhaling the vapour produced by an electronic cigarette. Professor Martin McKee, of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine,
The Independent (uk)
added Nov 10, 2014 14:54
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[UK] First TV smoking advert in 49 years will be broadcast tonight showing someone using an e-cigarette

Cigarette smoking was banned in television adverts in 1965 / But a change in the rules allows e-cigarettes to be shown being smoked / Adverts must not encourage non-smokers or children to use e-cigarettes
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 10, 2014 11:17
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[UK] The X Factor: Simon Cowell banned from sparking up on set

Simon Cowell has been presented with a special leather e-cigarette after being banned from smoking in The X Factor during ad breaks...His sidekicks Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, 31, and Mel B’s substitute fags have been decorated to match their personalities
Metro Café (uk)
added Oct 20, 2014 12:28
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[UK] First e-cig TV adverts from next month: Commercials will not be allowed to target young people and feature actors who look under 25

Commercials showing electronic cigarettes will be shown from November 10 / Like with alcohol, adverts will not be allowed to target young people / Advertising e-cigs is currently allowed, but device must be seen on screen
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 10, 2014 10:42
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[Ireland] Insight of the Week: Kicking the Smoking Habit

In order to reach this audience of adults who are trying to give up smoking, marketers should consider TV as one of the key means to target this group. Nearly half of this group usually watch films on TV, with Channel 4 being identified as one of their f
AdWorld (ie)
added Jul 18, 2014 15:57
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[UK] Big Brother: Jale turns on Marlon… again! This time, it’s tobacco-gate VIDEO

there was yet another drama in the Big Brother house when a packet of tobacco went missing… As fans of the show will know, once the housemates begin running out of tobacco and cigarettes, things are wont to turn ugly, especially if it seems someone has s
Unreality TV (uk)
added Jul 7, 2014 16:22
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Dramatic Jump in e-Cigarette Advertising Aimed at Youth

e-Cigarette companies have substantially increased their advertising to a broad television-viewing audience, resulting in an incredibly dramatic jump in exposure of its products to both teens and young adults, new research shows.
Medical Tribune
added Jul 6, 2014 17:11
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Tobacco imagery on prime time UK television

Television programming is a source of significant exposure of youth to tobacco imagery, before and after the watershed. Tobacco branding is particularly common in Coronation Street, a soap opera popular among youth audiences. More stringent controls on to
Tobacco Control
added Apr 16, 2014 09:16
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[UK, USA] ‘Dancing on the Edge,’ a Starz Mini-Series

In early-1930s London, behind endless clouds of cigarette smoke, society was being remade. “Dancing on the Edge,” a new Starz mini-series beginning Saturday, takes place in the swank hotels, garden parties and jazz clubs of that era to capture the moment
New York Times
added Oct 18, 2013 20:42
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U.S. anti-smoking ads tied to 1.6 million quit attempts

A 2012 national TV ad campaign that featured real people living with diseases and injuries caused by smoking was tied to 1.6 million smokers making quit attempts and over 100,000 kicking the habit, according to new research from U.S. health officials.
added Sep 10, 2013 12:10
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