Headlines Tagged with UK-Northern Ireland — 1,128 headlines found
The DUP’s Ian Paisley has called for party colleague Jim Wells to apologise for his part in the introduction of plain tobacco packaging - which the North Antrim MP blamed for the loss of almost 1,000 jobs in his constituency.
May 20, 2016 The News Letter (uk)
added May 21, 2016 20:24
Our nicotine business based in Coleraine performed consistently well throughout 2015. With the Queen’s Award for Export and Made in Northern Ireland Award, this caps off an excellent 2015 and provides a great start to 2016
May 10, 2016 Nicobrand (uk)
added May 11, 2016 01:30
Cancer Focus Northern Ireland encouraged smokers to try 'vaping' instead after the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) said that e-cigarettes are likely to benefit the health of the nation
Apr 28, 2016 Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 28, 2016 15:58
[UK-Northern Ireland] Some mental health units in Northern Ireland to allow smoking while review is undertaken
The South Eastern Trust has agreed to temporarily lift the prohibition while a review is undertaken. Inpatients at some mental health units in Northern Ireland are to be exempt from the ban on smoking on hospital grounds. The South Eastern Trust has agre
Apr 21, 2016 BBC Online
added Apr 22, 2016 16:34
The damaging impact of smoking is being highlighted in Northern Ireland’s new campaign to tackle smoking prevalence, which has been launched by the Public Health Agency (PHA). Sadly one in every two smokers will die of a tobacco-related disease, so this
Dec 30, 2015 Farming Life (uk)
added Dec 30, 2015 16:28
A local farmer who was facing a possible fine of up to £1,000 for smoking in his tractor will not face prosecution, Antrim and Newtownabbey Council has confirmed. According to the Ulster Farmers Union (UFU), the farmer was parked off the road at a filli
Jul 27, 2015 The News Letter (uk)
added Jul 28, 2015 16:26
[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] CLARK: Plain packaging: "The politicians have created a nightmare scenario"
the Sun has a major story about the policy potentially driving illicit trade in Northern Ireland... IRA kingpins stand to make millions from new plain tobacco packaging laws after building a secret network of illegal cigarette factories.
Mar 6, 2015 Taking Liberties (Simon Clark blog) (UK)
added Mar 9, 2015 11:06
Cancer Focus NI believes that standardised packaging of tobacco products will help protect our future generations...any new regulations must be put before parliament by mid-January so that a vote can be taken in March. Standardised packaging could and sh
Jan 13, 2015 Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 14, 2015 09:36
excise tax pressure coupled with illegal trade has triggered industry volume contraction in a number of key European countries. "This is compounded by the need to comply with legislation, including the revised EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD2), which
Oct 7, 2014 Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:39
A Northern Ireland charity has urged politicians to act quickly and impose a ban on smoking in cars when children are present. Chest, Heart and Stroke said Northern Ireland (NICHS) was in danger of becoming left behind.
Apr 4, 2014 BBC Online
added Apr 4, 2014 11:19