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[UK-Scotland] Group says enforcing smoke-free zones at hospitals would be a ‘complete waste of money’

A Courier investigation this week revealed smokers are flouting new rules to stub out the habit in Tayside and Fife. But Simon Clark, director of pro-smoking organisation Forest, slammed calls for laws to be tightened against those having a fly puff in
Dundee Courier (uk)
added Apr 24, 2015 07:06
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[UK-Scotland] Hospitals’ cigarettes ban goes up in smoke

a Courier investigation has revealed that health boards are struggling to enforce measures, which were brought in earlier this month... Scores of patients, visitors and staff members have been spotted having a fly puff outside hospitals in recent days wit
Dundee Courier (uk)
added Apr 21, 2015 10:41
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[UK-Scotland] Hospitals’ cigarettes ban goes up in smoke

a Courier investigation has revealed that health boards are struggling to enforce measures, which were brought in earlier this month... Scores of patients, visitors and staff members have been spotted having a fly puff outside hospitals in recent days wit
Dundee Courier (uk)
added Apr 21, 2015 10:41
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[UK-Scotland] Former Labour MSP Tom McCabe dies

He was the first person elected to the Scottish Parliament, with his Hamilton South constituency declaring the result just over an hour after polls closed in 1999...From the smoking ban to parliamentary standards, Tom's legacy is considerable. He will be
Evening Times (uk)
added Apr 20, 2015 14:36
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[UK-Scotland] Tributes paid after Labour minister McCabe dies at 60 ($$)

Tributes from across the political spectrum were paid to Tom McCabe...Among his achievements was introducing the ban on smoking in public places.
Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 20, 2015 14:35
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[UK-Scotland] 'Heavy smoker' is caught smuggling 33000 cigarettes

A "heavy smoker" caught smuggling 33,000 cigarettes into Scotland has been ordered to pay more than £9,000 in duties. Iwona Monica Kowal was caught with contraband cigarettes hidden in her baggage on three separate occasions at Glasgow and Edinburgh a
BBC Online
added Apr 18, 2015 12:05
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[UK-Scotland, New York] Could laws in the Big Apple inspire Dundee’s ‘smoke free’ generation?

Tayside health chiefs are looking to New York as an example of what can be achieved in the fight against smoking... highlighted the “New York experience” after the number of smokers there fell by 16% in a decade. The reduction was widely credited to the
(Dundee) Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 15, 2015 08:14
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[UK-Scotland] Smoked out Onesie patient one of many flouting rule

A PATIENT desperate for a cigarette makes a mockery of new NHS anti-smoking rules — by standing at a hospital entrance with a drip in one hand and fag in the other.
Scottish Sun (uk)
added Apr 13, 2015 10:11
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[UK-Scotland] Hospitals bring in more staff to tackle smokers

EXTRA support staff will be deployed to advise smokers against lighting up in hospital grounds after staff and patients were spotted puffing away just days after new rules were introduced.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Apr 9, 2015 11:41
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[UK-Scotland] Tobacco display banned in all shops

The ban has been heralded as an important breakthrough by campaign group Action on Smoking and Health (Ash), which said it strongly supports this “important step forward”. Hazel Cheeseman, director of policy at Ash, said: “Two-thirds of smokers start bef
The Scotsman (uk)
added Apr 6, 2015 06:11
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