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[UK-Northern Ireland, UK-Scotland, UK-Wales] Has Childhood Smoking Reduced Following Smoke-Free Public Places Legislation? A Segmented Regression Analysis of Cross-Sectional UK School-Based Surveys [FREE FULL TEXT]

Analysis of repeated cross-sectional surveys across the four countries of the United Kingdom shows smoke-free legislation may be associated with a reduction in regular smoking among school-aged children. If this association is causal, comprehensive smoke-
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 11, 2016 21:09

[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] JTI Gallaher: Workers upset as they leave factory for last time

About 500 employees are leaving on Friday, with the remainder of the jobs finishing between now and May 2017. In October 2014, cigarette maker JTI Gallaher announced it would be shutting its County Antrim plant with the loss of 800 jobs.
BBC Online
added May 20, 2016 18:36

[Ireland, UK, UK-Northern Ireland] The smoking gun: how cigarettes became the IRA’s new weapon ($$)

Police raid a shop in the Midlands, seizing thousands of illegal cigarettes. Smuggling operations like this are linked to republican paramilitaries, who threaten a new wave of terror
Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 16, 2015 13:48

[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

[UK-Northern Ireland] Contraband cigarettes worth £300000 seized in Armagh

Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 23, 2013 14:46

[UK-Northern Ireland] BBC News Gallaher cigarette factory owners JTI fined 150k after worker killed

JTI, the company which owns the Gallahers cigarette factory in Ballymena, has been fined £150,000 for health and safety breaches after a worker was killed at the plant. Trevor Allen, a 63-year-old maintenance engineer who had worked at the firm for over
BBC Online
added Oct 26, 2012 12:11

[UK-Northern Ireland] Assembly Members Approve Tobacco Ad, Promo Ban

The new regulations are aimed at keeping young people from smoking.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Sep 12, 2012 12:12

[UK-Northern Ireland] Displaying tobacco prices restricted under new legislation

The final of four pieces of legislation to regulate the tobacco industry in Northern Ireland will be tabled for debate in the Assembly today by Health Minister Edwin Poots.
Northern Ireland Executive
added Sep 11, 2012 17:57

[UK-Northern Ireland] Former Gallaher factory worker wins case over 'ageist' payout

A man excluded from an enhanced severance package when the Gallaher tobacco factory in Ballymena closed was the victim of age discrimination, a tribunal has ruled. Bernard Barlow (66) worked for Gallaher Limited, once a major employer in north Antrim
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 31, 2018 14:14

[UK-Northern Ireland] New bespoke ashtray ballot boxes uses butts to vote

Ballot bins where you vote with a cigarette butt on topical issues could soon be installed in the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Council area. The ‘bespoke’ bins will have two areas to put out a cigarette and vote on relevant local issues with a windo
Derry Now (uk)
added Oct 10, 2017 20:35
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