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[UK, UK-Wales] Most smokers 'want ban in cars'

Research carried out by Flexed shows 89% of smokers support a complete ban and 96% of non-smokers believe smoking in cars should be outlawed.
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Jul 22, 2014 06:56
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[UK] No further action for Plymouth MP who failed to declare financial interest

Oliver Colvile received tickets worth £1200 to the Chelsea Flower show from a Japanese tobacco company. But the Tory MP failed to refer to this when tabling a question about e-cigarettes, as required by the rules. He later apologised to MPs.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jul 22, 2014 06:55
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[Australia, UK] LETTER: It is wrong to suggest plain packaging has worked

As a director of the second largest tobacco company in the UK, I am concerned by some of the misleading statements by tobacco control lobbyists reported in your article “Australia smoking rates tumble after plain-packaging shift”
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 21, 2014 22:41
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[UK] Weaker tobacco, retail shares drag down FTSE, Tesco up

"Investors are concerned that if this verdict doesn't get quashed when it goes to appeal, then this could have severe implications for the entire industry," David Battersby, investment manager at Redmayne-Bentley, said.
Reuters
added Jul 21, 2014 12:38
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[UK] MPS DECLARE WIMBLEDON TICKETS

Wimbledon tickets and hospitality worth more than £13,500 given to MPs for this summer's tournament have been declared, official figures show. House of Commons Speaker John Bercow, Labour's deputy leader Harriet Harman, shadow sports minister Clive Effor
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 21, 2014 12:28
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[UK] O'MALLEY: Don't trust lobbies on smoking data

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/c0c50388-0daf-11e4-815f-00144feabdc0.html
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 21, 2014 02:34
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[UK, USA] Imperial Tobacco’s Cooper Adds Blu to Take E-Cigarette Leap

113-year-old Imperial will gain Blu, the world’s largest e-cigarette maker. The Bristol, England-based company made inclusion of the brand a condition of the deal, according to a person with direct knowledge of the matter. “It’s a perfect time for gettin
Bloomberg News
added Jul 19, 2014 13:39
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[Australia, UK] SNOWDON: Dogs bark, cows moo, ASH lies

Use whatever term you want - "spinning", "bending the facts", "twisting the truth" - but ASH are doing what they have been doing for years. They are - quite simply - lying, and they are using the crudest of tricks to do so.
Velvet Glove, Iron Fist (Christopher Snowdon blog) (uk)
added Jul 19, 2014 12:08
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[UK] Effectiveness of tobacco control television advertisements with different types of emotional content on tobacco use in England, 2004–2010 [FREE FULL TEXT]

60 000 adults aged 18 years or over living in England and interviewed in the Opinions and Lifestyle Survey from 2004 to 2010.... both types of campaign (positive and negative) are effective in reducing smoking prevalence, whereas consumption among smokers
Tobacco Control
added Jul 19, 2014 04:18
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[UK] Why millions of us still can't kick the habit of smoking

Britain, it would appear, is a nation of secret smokers. While an estimated 10 million of us unashamedly puff away publicly, according to the people who make E-Lites — those disturbing, vapour-producing affairs — one in three Britons is concealing a deat
Vancouver (BC) Province
added Jul 18, 2014 18:18
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