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

Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 23, 2013 14:46
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[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
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[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
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[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
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[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
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Ian Paisley defends holding reception for tobacco company JTI

The North Antrim DUP MP held a tea with Japan Tobacco International, which was a major employer in his constituency operating the Gallaher's factory in Ballymena. Mr Paisley said the event in July was held to highlight the work needed to combat trade in
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 31, 2018 14:14
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[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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[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
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