Headlines Tagged with UK-Scotland — 4,995 headlines found
The amount of cigarette ends being discarded on Highland streets has increased, according to Keep Scotland Beautiful.
Jul 23, 2012 BBC Online
added Jul 24, 2012 11:53
After Australia, Scotland is going to be the second country that is introducing plain packaging for cigarettes. The Scottish Government has announced that the regulation will be active in 2014-15.
Nov 12, 2013 TopNews
added Nov 12, 2013 17:16
The new tech will see a health warning spoken by the packet each time it is opened for a fly cig, explaining how a few puffs could set you on the road to lung cancer and was funded by Cancer Research UK, in an effort to harness the â€˜marketing tools of
Jul 1, 2013 The Drum (uk)
added Jul 1, 2013 11:17
The Minister for Public Health (Michael Matheson): Although electronic cigarettes might have the potential to help people quit tobacco, their long-term public health effects are not known. I remain concerned that the promotion of those devices could reno
Mar 12, 2014 Scottish Parliament (uk)
added Mar 13, 2014 17:45
Glamorous cigarette packaging is tempting young people who have never smoked to take up the habit, research has suggested. A study funded by Cancer Research UK found youngsters preferred novelty packaging from leading cigarette manufacturers to plain pa
Sep 27, 2013 The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 27, 2013 11:00
[UK, UK-Scotland] e-cigarette TV advertising goes ahead after ASA requires explicit mention of nicotine content
“I think it’s safe to say that our ads could be considered controversial and definitely push the boundaries,” VIP co-owner, David Levin. “However, we make no apologies for this. Due to advertising regulations we were not permitted to include the product
Nov 6, 2013 The Drum (uk)
added Nov 6, 2013 14:30
THE Scottish Government's plan to introduce plain packing for tobacco products could be delayed as a result of lengthy court action.
Aug 9, 2013 Evening Times (uk)
added Aug 21, 2013 11:40
[UK-Scotland] Cigarettes and tobacco to be sold in plain packaging as Scotland bids to become 'smoke free' by 2034
HEALTH chiefs want cigarettes and other tobacco products to be sold in plain packaging. Scottish Public Health Minister Michael Matheson announced the move in a new strategy to help stop people smoking.
Mar 27, 2013 Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Mar 27, 2013 12:03
Sep 29, 2012 The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 29, 2012 17:19
[UK-Scotland] How public service pension schemes are funding drone attacks, big tobacco and pollution
Sunday Herald found that public-sector pension funds are supporting more than 100 big corporations blamed for damaging the climate, causing cancer and profiting from conflict. ... Among those funding big tobacco are health groups, cancer hospices, schools
Jan 19, 2014 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Jan 19, 2014 00:24