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[UK-Northern Ireland] Hollywood actor Liam Neeson backs Ballymena jobs rally

Almost 2,000 people will lose their jobs when Michelin and JTI Gallaher close.... In October 2014, cigarette maker JTI Gallaher announced it would be shutting its plant in the town with the loss of 800 jobs.
BBC Online
added Feb 5, 2016 14:23
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Just one warden is employed to enforce RVH’s total smoking ban

T HE entire grounds of the Royal Victoria Hospital are about to become a smoke-free zone – but with just one smoking warden employed to enforce the ban across the massive site. The tough new policy will come into effect from Wednesday, March 9 – Nationa
Belfast Media Group (uk)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:12

[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] New smoking campaign highlights ‘one in two’ risk of habit

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
Farming Life (uk)
added Dec 30, 2015 16:28

[UK-Northern Ireland] Under-staffing will prevent smoking ban being enforced

trying to introduce legislation that will make it an offence to smoke in a vehicle in which under-18s are present....Police Federation for Northern Ireland (PFNI) argues that policing the ban will be difficult in the current climate, as its officers are a
Police Professional (uk)
added Dec 11, 2015 18:28

[UK-Northern Ireland] NI could ban smoking in cars where children are present

The health minister has announced an amendment to a bill currently going through the assembly. This would make it illegal to smoke when children are present in a vehicle. A similar ban came into force in England and Wales in October and Scotland plans to
BBC Online
added Dec 9, 2015 13:50

[UK-Northern Ireland] Ministers aims to ban smoking in cars carrying children

Addressing the Assembly in Belfast, Mr Hamilton said he had responded to concerns raised when a prohibition was not incorporated into the first draft of his proposed Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill. "Many were understandably concerned at the omis
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 10, 2015 20:25

[UK-Northern Ireland] Doctors demand urgent action over child health crisis

In an open letter to the Government published today in the Belfast Telegraph, medical and charity leaders call on political parties to make young people's mental and physical health a priority...a ban on smoking in cars when children are present and mini
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 20, 2015 18:01

[UK-Northern Ireland] Man fined for smoking on aircraft

A man caught smoking on a plane caused concerns for flight staff after he told them he had extinguished his cigarette in a toilet containing flammable chemicals, a court has heard. Adam Sikorski... Prosecution said that there was a chemical solution in
Ballymena Times (uk)
added Nov 11, 2015 20:34

[UK-Northern Ireland] Northern Ireland smoking ban in cars needed now

Hamilton said earlier this year that a similar ban would be introduced in Northern Ireland. Yet now, without explanation, there appears to be no more plans to bring this legislation forward.
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 4, 2015 15:35

[UK-Northern Ireland] Warnings issued to retailers who sold cigarettes to child in council 'sting'

A number of businesses in the Mid Ulster District Council area, which includes the former Magherafelt Council district in Co Derry, have been warned after being detected selling cigarettes to a child. The cautions follow a random test exercise carried o
Derry Now (uk)
added Oct 12, 2015 20:12
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