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[UK-Northern Ireland] Stormont Group Says More Cancer Could Be Prevented

Almost 12,800 people in Northern Ireland are diagnosed with cancer each year and a significant number of these could be prevented through greater awareness, a new report from the All Party Group on Cancer (APGC) at Stormont has revealed.
4NI-Northern Ireland on the Internet (uk)
added Apr 11, 2014 11:21
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Car smoking ban: Campaign for NI to protect children

A Northern Ireland charity has urged politicians to act quickly and impose a ban on smoking in cars when children are present. Chest, Heart and Stroke said Northern Ireland (NICHS) was in danger of becoming left behind.
BBC Online
added Apr 4, 2014 11:19
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[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] Electronic Cigarettes: Northern Ireland: 26 Mar 2014: Hansard Written Answers: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what discussions he has had with the Northern Ireland Executive on electronic cigarettes.

TheyWorkForYou.com (uk)
added Mar 27, 2014 13:45
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[Ireland, UK, UK-Northern Ireland] Tobacco: Smuggling: 20 Mar 2014: Hansard Written Answers

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what estimate he has made of the loss of revenue arising from cigarette smuggling across the land border with the Republic of Ireland.
TheyWorkForYou.com (uk)
added Mar 25, 2014 19:34
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[Eastern Europe, UK-Northern Ireland, UK-Scotland] Criminal gangs link to one in ten cigarettes

tobacco smuggling in Scotland has risen by a third in the past two years and is being used to fund paramilitary groups in Northern Ireland and Eastern European criminal gangs, according to a new report.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Mar 10, 2014 11:09
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Assembly Approves Tobacco Sale Bill

TOUGH new measures to discourage the sale of tobacco to children have been passed by the northern Ireland assembly. The Tobacco Retailers Bill creates a register of traders and introduces steps to deal with persistent offenders. It aims to restrict the a
The Irish News (uk)
added Feb 20, 2014 11:17
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[UK-Northern Ireland] New law to crack down on sales of cigarettes to children

The Tobacco Retailers Bill creates a register of traders and introduces steps to deal with persistent offenders. It aims to restrict the availability of cigarettes to those aged under 18 and target adults who buy for children.
BBC Online
added Feb 20, 2014 11:08
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Poll: Should Northern Ireland ban smoking in cars where children are passengers?

The call came from the Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke Association which warned that many motorists are harming their own children's health. The intervention came ahead of a vote in the House of Commons today on whether or not people should be p
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 10, 2014 15:37
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[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] MLAs vote to outlaw branded cigarette packaging

Northern Ireland Assembly voted to accept the introduction of plain packaging for cigarettes, on 3 Februarory 2014. Members were voting on a legislative consent motion on the Children and Families Bill. The vote will now allow Westminster
BBC Online
added Feb 4, 2014 06:34
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[UK-Northern Ireland] E-cigarette ban for under-18s

E-cigarette ban for under-18s The coalition plans to introduce new legislation to ban under-18s from buying electronic cigarettes 25 January 2014 The Government is to introduce new legislation to ban under-18s from buying electronic cigarettes. The C
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 26, 2014 06:08
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