Headlines Tagged with UK-Scotland — 5,005 headlines found
Following the introduction of enforcement staff in Glasgow, the number of smokers outside hospital entrances has halved. Other health boards are beginning to take on their own staff, or train security workers to tackle those who ignore no-smoking signs.
Sep 18, 2013 The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 18, 2013 08:45
A major tobacco firm is getting legal advice on opposing the plan to sell cigarettes in uniform packs with graphic health warnings. The industry has been given advice which could tie up the plan in court for years and, according to one lawyer, Scotland
Aug 19, 2013 Evening Times (uk)
added Aug 19, 2013 12:22
[UK-Scotland] Just cutting down the number of cigarettes does not reduce smokers’ risk of early death
Smokers are unlikely to extend their lifespan if they choose to smoke fewer cigarettes but don’t give up altogether. The conclusion was reached by researchers at the Universities of Glasgow and Stirling who examined data from more than 5,200 men and wom
Jul 4, 2013 University of Glasgow (uk)
added Jul 5, 2013 00:04
[UK-Scotland] Three wardens hired to stop smokers outside hospitals quit in disgust over the levels of verbal abuse
ALL three wardens walked away from the job at Gartnavel Hospital in Glasgow in just one week after being intimidated and verbally abused by smokers outside the building.
Jul 1, 2013 Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Jul 1, 2013 11:15
"We told Nicocigs to ensure they did not claim products were not harmful, or were 'safer' or 'healthier' than smoking, in future in the absence of adequate evidence," the Advertising Standards Authority ruled.
May 15, 2013 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added May 15, 2013 09:12
There had been hopes that the UK Government would introduce a ban on branded packaging throughout Britain. But the subject was left out of the Queen’s Speech last week. Scottish ministers want the UK to follow the lead taken
May 13, 2013 Times Of London (uk)
added May 13, 2013 03:18
TOBACCO kiosks in Scotland's larger shops and supermarkets will soon have a very different look when the Scottish Government's ban on the display of cigarettes, and other tobacco products, comes into effect on Monday, April 29. Under the new rules, whic
Apr 16, 2013 Cumnock Chronicle (uk)
added Apr 16, 2013 03:34
Smoking is on course to be banned in public parks and other council-controlled outdoor areas, under radical plans to make Scotland 'smoke free' by 2034.
Mar 28, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 28, 2013 10:51
SMOKERS working at Scotland's most important court have been told they must use a new designated shelter - but solicitors and advocates are launching a rebellion.
Sep 4, 2012 The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:44
Doctors were aware of the dangers of smoking as early as the 18th century, a newly discovered letter from Edinburgh has shown.
Aug 30, 2012 The Scotsman (uk)
added Aug 30, 2012 12:19