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[UK-Wales] Back my law and we can ban e-cigarette advertising and save lives, says Welsh MP Geraint Davies

Advertising electronic cigarettes will be banned and sales to under-18s will be prohibited if a draft law presented to the Commons by Swansea West Labour MP Geraint Davies becomes law.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 23, 2014 13:54
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[UK-Wales] You will NOT believe the damage an e-cigarette caused to this ex-smoker's house

Former smoker Linda James-Davies’ house was gutted by fire after she quit her 20-a-day habit and believes an e-cig charger was to blame. The mum-of-two was convinced the device exploded while she ate beans on toast in her two-bedroom house.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 20, 2014 12:30
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[UK-Wales] Campaigners submit petition to oppose ban on e-cigarettes in public places

The Save E-cigs campaign group claims the banning of such products has had a negative impact in other European countries. Backed by scientific studies from Professor Riccardo Polosa, Institute of Internal Medicine and Clinical Immunology at the Universi
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 6, 2014 17:22
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[UK-Wales] Illegal tobacco detection dogs given more time to sniff

Highly-trained sniffer dogs used to detect and tackle the illegal trade of tobacco will be on patrol more frequently across Wales thanks to a funding boost by the Welsh Government .Health Minister Mark Drakeford today announced that just over £7,000 wil
NewsWales (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 14:40
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[UK-Wales] VIDEO: £50 fine plan for smoking in cars with children on board

Plans have been announced to introduce on-the-spot fines for people smoking in cars, with children as passengers. Anyone caught would have to pay a £50 pound penalty.
BBC Online
added Sep 18, 2014 07:19
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[UK-Wales] Underground illegal tobacco trade operating in Wales is among the worst in the UK, warns charity

The extent of an underground illegal tobacco trade operating in Wales can be revealed today – with warnings from an anti-smoking charity that the network for fake and counterfeit products is among the worst in the UK.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 17, 2014 07:15
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[UK-Wales] BBC News 15% of tobacco sold in Wales 'is illegal'

Almost half of smokers in Wales have been offered illegal tobacco to buy, a charity has found. The first survey into the size of the illegal tobacco market in Wales by the anti-smoking charity Ash suggests it is larger than any English region.
BBC Online
added Sep 17, 2014 06:11
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[UK, UK-Wales] ASH Wales: 'Investment needed to tackle illegal tobacco issue'

Almost half of smokers in Wales have been offered illegal tobacco, according to research from campaign group ASH Wales. It says Wales has one of the largest illegal tobacco markets, compared to regions in England.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Sep 17, 2014 06:08
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[UK-Wales] Stoptober: Want to give up smoking? Here's how

Those aiming to quit will be blogging about their experiences on WalesOnline as the campaign gets underway next month
WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 12, 2014 09:02
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[UK-Wales] E-Cig ban for Torfaen

THE use of all e-cigarettes and vaping devices has been banned from all Torfaen Council’s premises and vehicles. The move comes amid concerns over the safety of the devices, which may contain nicotine, and their impact on the health of both users and pas
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Sep 11, 2014 11:04
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