Headlines Tagged with UK-Northern Ireland — 1,133 headlines found
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
Assembly members have voted to ban advertising and the promotion of tobacco in Northern Ireland. Health Minister Edwin Poots explained the new regulations were "to prevent young people from taking up smoking".
Sep 11, 2012 BBC Online
added Sep 11, 2012 18:26
TWO senior DUP politicians have clashed over plans to bring in plain tobacco packaging. Since the outset of a Westminster consultation into standardised tobacco packaging, Stormont Health Minister Edwin Poots has endorsed the plan – but his colleague No
Aug 6, 2012 The News Letter (uk)
added Aug 6, 2012 13:10
Half past eight on October 24 will go down in history as the moment Britain ceased to be a tobacco manufacturer. Once the final product — a pouch of fine-cut tobacco for roll-your-own cigarettes — came off the production line at the plant in Ballymena, th
Oct 27, 2017 Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 30, 2017 14:41
Almost 45 million cigarettes worth €23.5m were seized in 2016... Trade group Retailers Against Smuggling said the continued problem showed the Government needed to provide more resources to combat smuggling, particularly in light of Brexit.
Apr 28, 2017 Irish Examiner (ie)
added May 1, 2017 22:15
Over 90 retailers across Northern Ireland will be visited by mystery shoppers throughout the month as a compliance programme is rolled out to reduce the risk of underage access to tobacco. The Responsible Tobacco Retailing (RTR) programme was launched i
Oct 20, 2016 Convenience Store (uk)
added Oct 21, 2016 20:16
[UK-Northern Ireland] Motorist drops appeal over drink-driving conviction he claims was linked to vaping
Last month a court rejected what was believed to have been the first attempted defence of its kind in the UK - that alcohol in an e-cigarette caused a police breathalyser machine to show a man was almost twice the drink drive limit. Aaron Galbraith, a 35
Oct 10, 2016 Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 10, 2016 14:26