Headlines Tagged with UK-Wales — 982 headlines found
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
Sep 17, 2014 NewsWales (uk)
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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.
Sep 11, 2014 BBC Online
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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.
Sep 17, 2014 WalesOnline (uk)
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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.
Sep 17, 2014 BBC Online
added Sep 17, 2014 06:11
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.
Sep 17, 2014 ITV Network Limited (uk)
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Those aiming to quit will be blogging about their experiences on WalesOnline as the campaign gets underway next month
Sep 11, 2014 WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 12, 2014 09:02
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
Sep 10, 2014 South Wales Argus (uk)
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People caught smoking in cars with children on board could face a Â£50 on-the-spot fine in Wales. A six-week consultation on the ban, which was first announced in July, is being launched on Thursday to protect under-18s from second-hand smoke.
Sep 11, 2014 BBC Online
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Shopkeepers in Pembrokeshire are being asked to join a voluntary council-run scheme not to sell e-cigarettes to under-18s. There is no legal restriction on the sale to under-18s at present in Wales.
Sep 10, 2014 BBC Online
added Sep 10, 2014 14:35
As Stop Smoking Wales launches its biggest ever campaign to encourage our 690,000 smokers to quit, the study reveals that despite decades of health warnings some people still haven’t got the message.
Sep 8, 2014 WalesOnline (uk)
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