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[UK-Northern Ireland] Smoking ban for all hospital grounds in Northern Ireland

It means staff patients and visitors will no longer be allowed to smoke at the entrance of buildings, in car parks or even inside cars on trust premises. Chief medical officer Dr Michael McBride said: "Smoking not only has a human cost. With one third o
Press Association (uk)
added Feb 9, 2016 17:46
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Video: Liam Neeson urges people to attend Ballymena jobs rally as James Nesbitt gives backing

Regional Secretary of Unite Jimmy Kelly welcomed the support. He said: “The Rally For A Future campaign was launched by workers in Michelin and JTI-Gallaher factories who faced redundancy when it was announced that their factories would close.
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:23
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Hollywood actor Liam Neeson backs Ballymena jobs rally

Almost 2,000 people will lose their jobs when Michelin and JTI Gallaher close.... In October 2014, cigarette maker JTI Gallaher announced it would be shutting its plant in the town with the loss of 800 jobs.
BBC Online
added Feb 5, 2016 14:23
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Just one warden is employed to enforce RVH’s total smoking ban

T HE entire grounds of the Royal Victoria Hospital are about to become a smoke-free zone – but with just one smoking warden employed to enforce the ban across the massive site. The tough new policy will come into effect from Wednesday, March 9 – Nationa
Belfast Media Group (uk)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:12
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[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] New smoking campaign highlights ‘one in two’ risk of habit

The damaging impact of smoking is being highlighted in Northern Ireland’s new campaign to tackle smoking prevalence, which has been launched by the Public Health Agency (PHA). Sadly one in every two smokers will die of a tobacco-related disease, so this
Farming Life (uk)
added Dec 30, 2015 16:28
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Under-staffing will prevent smoking ban being enforced

trying to introduce legislation that will make it an offence to smoke in a vehicle in which under-18s are present....Police Federation for Northern Ireland (PFNI) argues that policing the ban will be difficult in the current climate, as its officers are a
Police Professional (uk)
added Dec 11, 2015 18:28
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Ministers aims to ban smoking in cars carrying children

Addressing the Assembly in Belfast, Mr Hamilton said he had responded to concerns raised when a prohibition was not incorporated into the first draft of his proposed Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill. "Many were understandably concerned at the omis
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 10, 2015 20:25
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[UK-Northern Ireland] NI could ban smoking in cars where children are present

The health minister has announced an amendment to a bill currently going through the assembly. This would make it illegal to smoke when children are present in a vehicle. A similar ban came into force in England and Wales in October and Scotland plans to
BBC Online
added Dec 9, 2015 13:50
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Doctors demand urgent action over child health crisis

In an open letter to the Government published today in the Belfast Telegraph, medical and charity leaders call on political parties to make young people's mental and physical health a priority...a ban on smoking in cars when children are present and mini
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 20, 2015 18:01
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Man fined for smoking on aircraft

A man caught smoking on a plane caused concerns for flight staff after he told them he had extinguished his cigarette in a toilet containing flammable chemicals, a court has heard. Adam Sikorski... Prosecution said that there was a chemical solution in
Ballymena Times (uk)
added Nov 11, 2015 20:34
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