Headlines Tagged with UK-Northern Ireland — 1,124 headlines found
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
Feb 19, 2014 The Irish News (uk)
added Feb 20, 2014 11:17
Apr 21, 2013 Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 23, 2013 14:46
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
Oct 26, 2012 BBC Online
added Oct 26, 2012 12:11
The new regulations are aimed at keeping young people from smoking.
Sep 12, 2012 National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Sep 12, 2012 12:12
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.
Sep 11, 2012 Northern Ireland Executive
added Sep 11, 2012 17:57
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
Oct 9, 2017 Derry Now (uk)
added Oct 10, 2017 20:35
A MAJOR oil spill affecting motorway traffic has led to police warning drivers not to discard lit cigarettes on the road.
Sep 18, 2016 The Irish News (uk)
added Sep 18, 2016 23:33
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
Aug 26, 2015 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).
Nov 29, 2014 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.
Oct 8, 2014 Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 8, 2014 13:35