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[UK-Northern Ireland] Health Minister Poots urged to back plain cigarette packs

Health Minister Edwin Poots has been urged to back moves to introduce standardised, unbranded packaging for cigarettes. The call was made by the charity, Northern Ireland Chest Heart & Stroke (NICHS).
BBC Online
added May 30, 2013 01:39

[UK-Northern Ireland] World No Tobacco Day: Poor almost three times more likely to smoke

People in the most deprived areas of Northern Ireland are almost three times more likely to smoke than their better off counterparts according to the Public Health Authority NI....said it is currently estimated that around 320,000 people aged 16 and over
Belfast Live
added Jun 1, 2017 02:26

[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

[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

[UK-Northern Ireland] Trust thanks the public for keeping sites smoke free

The Southern Health and Social Care Trust has thanked local communities for their compliance to the new ‘Smoke Free Sites’ policy. The Smoke Free Sites policy was introduced on 9 March and means that smoking and the use of e-cigarettes is no longer permi
Dromore Leader (uk)
added Jul 4, 2016 16:47

[UK-Northern Ireland] Nicotine Products / The Best Quality Nicotine Products in the Marketplace.

whether patches, gum or liquid….US FDA and MHRA approved….widely used in the electronic cigarette industry We’re also working with a number of partners in the development and supply of nicotine containing products that will take advantage of the current
Nicobrand (uk)
added May 11, 2016 01:33

[UK-Northern Ireland] Butt pouches for smokers from JTI

In what could be one of their last local interactions, JTI have teamed up with Ballymena BID to raise awareness of the problem of unsightly cigarette litter in Ballymena town centre. JTI previously supported this anti-butts campaign by supplying cigaret
Ballymena Times (uk)
added May 6, 2016 11:47

[UK-Northern Ireland] NI Assembly votes to ban smoking in cars with children

The debate heard it is unlikely that smoking in vehicles carrying children will be banned until early 2017 Northern Ireland Assembly members have voted in favour of introducing a ban on smoking in vehicles when children are present.
BBC Online
added Feb 23, 2016 15:56

[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

[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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