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[UK-Northern Ireland] Ask the Dentist: New e-cigarette laws welcome but solution is to quit

“Many have found vaping highly effective in their bid to quit smoking but the long-term goal should be to do neither. There are many e-cigarette users out there who have vaped for three, four, five-plus years. Given the links between gum disease and wide
The Irish News (uk)
added May 24, 2017 23:23
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Smoking ban in Northern Ireland is 10 years old

IT'S hard to believe that just a decade ago our offices, shops and restaurants were filled with smoke. And as Northern Ireland celebrates the 10th anniversary of the ban on smoking in enclosed public spaces and workplaces this week, local charity Cancer
The Irish News (uk)
added May 3, 2017 01:59
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[Europe, Ireland, UK-Northern Ireland] Huge haul of cigarettes and fuel seized by Revenue

Almost 45 million cigarettes worth €23.5m were seized in 2016... Trade group Retailers Against Smuggling said the continued problem showed the Government needed to provide more resources to combat smuggling, particularly in light of Brexit.
Irish Examiner (ie)
added May 1, 2017 22:15
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[UK-Northern Ireland] JTI tobacco factory closure delayed for five months

The remaining staff at the JTI tobacco factory in County Antrim are to get an extra five months of work as the closure of the plant has been delayed. The final 60 staff were due to leave the Ballymena factory in May but will now be kept on until October,
BBC Online
added Apr 26, 2017 12:47
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[UK-Northern Ireland] 30k cigarettes and 20kgs of tobacco seized by taxman

Over 30,000 cigarettes and almost 20 kilogrammes of tobacco have been seized by the taxman during the raid of a house in Limavady on Wednesday. HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) confirmed the cigarettes and Hand Rolling tobacco (HRT) were confiscated followin
Derry Journal (uk)
added Apr 4, 2017 21:12
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Belfast home's smoking rules not enforced when fire that killed gran started, inquest told

A care home's smoking rules were not being properly enforced when a fire broke out in the bedroom of an 81-year-old grandmother with dementia, an inquest was told yesterday. Kathleen Fegan died in hospital on April 11, 2012, after the fire at the Owe
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 4, 2017 11:42
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[UK-Northern Ireland] No ifs, no Butts: How did they break the smoking habit of a lifetime?

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland is urging smokers to ditch the habit for good on No Smoking Day tomorrow - and they will help you. Smoking causes 25% of all cancers in Northern Ireland and is our greatest cause of preventable death and disease, the charit
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 8, 2017 15:17
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Proposals to ban smoking in cars carrying children

Health Minister Michelle O’Neill has announced an eight-week consultation on regulations to restrict smoking in private vehicles when children are present. smoking1The draft regulations propose that the existing legislation, as set out in the Smoking (No
Newry Times (uk)
added Jan 19, 2017 15:20
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Proposals to ban smoking in cars carrying children

The consultation will run from 6 January 2017 to 3 March 2017. The draft regulations propose that the existing legislation, as set out in the Smoking (Northern Ireland) Order 2006, will be extended so that it will be an offence to: Smoke in a private veh
BBC Online
added Jan 9, 2017 12:29
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Proposals to ban smoking in cars carrying children

Plans to ban smoking in private vehicles carrying children are to be discussed, the health minister has announced. Michelle O'Neill said it was "inconceivable that we continue to allow children to be exposed to such harm". In February 2016, Assembly memb
BBC Online
added Jan 9, 2017 02:11
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