Headlines Tagged with UK-Northern Ireland — 1,133 headlines found
Seven people died due to house fires caused by smoking last year, the fire service has said. The Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service attended 69 accidental blazes linked to the habit.
Mar 9, 2016 The News Letter (uk)
added Mar 9, 2016 16:45
The facilities and grounds of the Northern Health and Social Care Trust will become smoke free areas from March 9. In line with Northern Ireland’s other health and social care sites, smoking will not be allowed in any Northern Trust areas – including al
Feb 26, 2016 Larne Times (uk)
added Feb 26, 2016 15:42
The debate heard it is unlikely that smoking in vehicles carrying children will be banned until early 2017 Northern Ireland Assembly members have voted in favour of introducing a ban on smoking in vehicles when children are present.
Feb 22, 2016 BBC Online
added Feb 23, 2016 15:56
It means staff patients and visitors will no longer be allowed to smoke at the entrance of buildings, in car parks or even inside cars on trust premises. Chief medical officer Dr Michael McBride said: "Smoking not only has a human cost. With one third o
Feb 9, 2016 Press Association (uk)
added Feb 9, 2016 17:46
[UK-Northern Ireland] Video: Liam Neeson urges people to attend Ballymena jobs rally as James Nesbitt gives backing
Regional Secretary of Unite Jimmy Kelly welcomed the support. He said: “The Rally For A Future campaign was launched by workers in Michelin and JTI-Gallaher factories who faced redundancy when it was announced that their factories would close.
Feb 5, 2016 Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:23
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.
Feb 5, 2016 BBC Online
added Feb 5, 2016 14:23
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
Feb 4, 2016 Belfast Media Group (uk)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:12
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
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
Dec 10, 2015 Police Professional (uk)
added Dec 11, 2015 18:28
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
Dec 9, 2015 BBC Online
added Dec 9, 2015 13:50