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[UK-Scotland] Smoking in Scotland: A history of the habit in the 2000s [Video]

The noughties marked a significant shift in Scotland’s association with the cigarette as the public smoking ban came into force. A call for a complete ban on smoking in public places was made by the British Medical Association in 2002 during their annua
STV (uk)
added Oct 19, 2012 08:04

[UK-Scotland] Revealed: Triads raking in £10m as they flood Scotland with counterfeit tobacco

WARNINGS have been issued that the fake smokes - posted into the country - contain high levels of tar, nicotine and carbon monoxide.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Oct 18, 2012 09:24

[UK-Scotland] A look at the Glasgow slave trade and the rise of the tobacco lords

The tobacco lords are often met with a sense of pride from the city’s modern day population. Their achievements are on display in countless buildings, streets and statues across the city. Yet while their tale is often recounted to school kids as a means
STV (uk)
added Oct 17, 2012 03:34
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[UK-Scotland] Aberdeen scientists back plans to ban smoking in cars

Researchers highlight dangers in report
Aberdeen Evening Express (This is Aberdeen) (uk)
added Oct 18, 2012 02:39

[UK-Scotland] EDITORIAL: Leaders: Unionist and Nationalist owe the voters clarity | Car smoking ban a step too far

Of course, parents should not smoke if it endangers children but equally we all have the right to make certain choices free of state interference. Banning smoking in cars is an authoritarian step too far.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 16, 2012 08:09

[UK-Scotland] Ban smoking in all UK cars, say scientists

SMOKERS should be banned from lighting up in private cars due to the major health risks to children's health, a team of Scottish academics say.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 16, 2012 07:20

[UK, UK-Scotland] Aberdeen University back proposals to ban smoking in private cars

THE Smoke-free Private Vehicles Bill to ban smoking in private cars is being considered by MPs.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Oct 16, 2012 07:10

[UK, UK-Scotland] Smoking in the car 'breaks toxic limit'

Smoking in the car, even with the windows open or the air conditioning on, creates pollution that exceeds official "safe" limits, scientists say. Any child sitting in the back of a car when someone in the front is smoking would be exposed to this.
BBC Online
added Oct 16, 2012 07:12

[UK-Scotland] Aberdeen Airport to provide airside smoking shelter

Plans for a designated airside smoking shelter are set to go ahead at Dyce terminal following a public consultation.
Aberdeen Evening Express (This is Aberdeen) (uk)
added Oct 18, 2012 09:39

[UK-Scotland] 18th century letter warning of smoking dangers red-hot at auction

A NEWLY-discovered letter which showed that doctors were aware of the dangers of smoking as early as the 18th century has been sold at auction for £200.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 12, 2012 08:38
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