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[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] Regional impact of plain packaging

A national and regional extension of our scenario-based quantification of the economic impact of plain packaging for tobacco products in the UK
Centre for Economics and Business Research.(uk)
added Aug 19, 2013 12:09

[Ireland, UK-Northern Ireland] Smokers pay three times more to quit than in North

A CHARITY helping people to stop smoking has launched a scathing attack on the Government over policies that make nicotine therapies cost up to three times as much as they do in the North.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 3, 2013 04:12

[UK-Northern Ireland] 39% of lung donations from smokers

More than one in three lung transplants in the last three years have been from donors who smoked, Health Minister Earl Howe has disclosed. In a written reply, Lord Howe said that between April 2009 and 2012, 39% of lung transplants were from donors "wi
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 23, 2012 18:20

[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] Ian Paisley MP condemns illegal tobacco trade

LOCAL MP Ian Paisley has hosted the launch of a new report on the illegal trade in tobacco. which could help protect much-needed jobs in Ballymena. The report ‘The Billion Pound Drop’, by tobacco manufacturer JTI, highlights how some 14.9% of cigarette
Ballymena Times (uk)
added Nov 7, 2012 10:31

[UK-Northern Ireland] Woman arrested during cigarettes raid

A 51 year-old woman has been arrested following the seizure of over 80,000 cigarettes during a raid of a property in north Belfast by HM Revenue & Customs.
UTV (Ulster Television)
added Sep 28, 2012 11:26

[UK-Northern Ireland] Firm fined over work van cigarette butt notice

A business has been fined £250 after it failed to return a notice for information from Belfast City Council in relation to a person allegedly throwing a cigarette butt from a work van
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added May 25, 2012 02:39

[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] ARCHIVE: Chimneys finally quit smoking at Gallaher tobacco plant

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, t
Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 31, 2018 14:14

[UK-Northern Ireland] Northern Ireland child health 'among worst in W Europe'

The widening gap between rich and poor is putting the health of Northern Ireland's children at risk... "Poverty is having a devastating effect on families - with smoking and drinking alcohol, poor mental health and obesity amongst children and young peopl
BBC Online
added Jun 15, 2017 15:09

[UK-Northern Ireland] JTI tobacco factory closure delayed for five months

The remaining staff at the JTI tobacco factory in County Antrim are to get an extra five months of work as the closure of the plant has been delayed. The final 60 staff were due to leave the Ballymena factory in May but will now be kept on until October,
BBC Online
added Apr 26, 2017 12:47

[UK-Northern Ireland] 30k cigarettes and 20kgs of tobacco seized by taxman

Over 30,000 cigarettes and almost 20 kilogrammes of tobacco have been seized by the taxman during the raid of a house in Limavady on Wednesday. HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) confirmed the cigarettes and Hand Rolling tobacco (HRT) were confiscated followin
Derry Journal (uk)
added Apr 4, 2017 21:12
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