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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

[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] 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

[UK-Northern Ireland] Police issue cigarette warning to drivers after motorway oil spill

A MAJOR oil spill affecting motorway traffic has led to police warning drivers not to discard lit cigarettes on the road.
The Irish News (uk)
added Sep 18, 2016 23:33

[UK-Northern Ireland] Car smoking ban 'unlikely before next Assembly election'

A ban on smoking in cars is unlikely to be introduced before the next Assembly election, charity Cancer Focus said. The country is lagging behind the rest of the UK and Ireland because legislation has been stalled while other tobacco control measures we
Press Association (uk)
added Aug 26, 2015 11:44

[UK-Northern Ireland] North East is heaviest smoking region in UK and one of the only places to see a rise

The region was one of the only places in the UK, along with Northern Ireland, where the proportion of people who smoke increased last year, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Newcastle Evening Chronicle/Chronicle Live (uk)
added Dec 1, 2014 06:31

[UK-Northern Ireland] REILLY: Gallaher's cigarette factory closure: Northern Ireland feeling the pain of European Union

the EU rules are daft and counter-productive dictates that will not stop people smoking but will simply drive jobs out of the UK and increase smuggling.
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 8, 2014 13:35
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