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[UK] Calls for Southport to become smoke free beach following opinion poll

A study has revealed that people in the North West would support a smoking ban on beaches such as Southport , Formby and Crosby . More than half (52%) think local beaches should be no smoking zones during the holiday season and one in six (17%) would tra
Southport Visiter (uk)
added Aug 3, 2015 12:41
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[UK] Have your say on plans for 'smoke-free' zones across the city

Stoke-on-Trent City Council is looking at discouraging smoking in outdoor areas such as children's playgrounds, near Hanley Bus Station and around the Smithfield development. A public consultation on the zones will be carried out by the start of October
Stoke Sentinel (This Is Staffordshire) (uk)
added Aug 3, 2015 12:37

[UK] E-cigarettes to be outlawed in Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council buildings

Tthe borough council said it needed to take a proactive approach to discourage any form of smoking, with this also applying to look-alike cigarettes, which they said could re-normalise smoking
Hinckley Times (uk)
added Aug 3, 2015 12:36

[UK] British American Tobacco to close Guildford Depository

“[BAT] has not been legally obliged to keep the Guildford Depository open for several years... “The vast majority of documents in the Guildford Depository are available online via third party websites and we haven’t received any visitors to the site in o
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Aug 3, 2015 12:31

[UK] Authorities fear illicit tobacco trade is moving from Gloucester shops to 'tab houses' on estates

Fears have been raised that the war on illicit tobacco could soon take a sinister new twist after £20,000-worth of the stuff was found in a home in the Forest of Dean. The surprise discovery in Coleford means the trade could be moving from corner shops
Gloucester Citizen (uk)
added Aug 3, 2015 12:30

[UK] Vaping waste ‘More dangerous than traditional cigarettes’

The craze for electronic cigarettes – known as vaping – produces just as much dangerous landfill waste as the tobacco products it replaces. That’s the opinion of a national waste management company which has found a steep rise in vaping-related products
Business Waste (uk)
added Aug 3, 2015 12:29

[UK] Vaping industry hits back at e-cigarette landfill claims ($$)

The e-cigarette industry has hit back against accusations that it produces just as much waste as tobacco products
The Grocer (uk)
added Aug 3, 2015 12:22
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[UK] City chosen for 'ground-breaking' e-cig study

Leicester has been chosen as a centre for a ground-breaking study on the effectiveness of e-cigarettes in helping people to quit smoking. The study is being conducted by Queen Mary University of London. Three centres have been chosen to take part - Lei
Leicester Mercury (uk)
added Aug 3, 2015 12:19

[UK] Commentary on Jarvis & Feyerabend (2015): A truly smoke-free upbringing, once rare, is now commonplace [FREE FULL TEXT]

read change under way. Cotinine was detected in saliva of approximately 90% of children in England in the late 1990s; this is true now for fewer than a third. The ashtray is, increasingly, history: a truly smoke-free upbringing, once rare, is now commonpl
added Aug 1, 2015 20:25
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[UK] Lucky escape for woman after house fire

The woman, who is in her 60s, had been smoking in bed and fell asleep which led to the cigarette catching fire to the bed. However, she woke up in time to escape the blaze
Salisbury Journal (uk)
added Jul 31, 2015 15:47
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