Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with UK-Wales 970 headlines found


[UK, UK-Wales] E-cigarettes: no indoor smoking ban planned in England despite WHO call

The Department of Health (DH) made clear that it does not plan to outlaw the use of the increasingly popular gadgets in enclosed public spaces in England, although Wales's Labour government is considering doing so. The DH ruled out making e-cigarettes s
The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 26, 2014 22:03

[UK-Wales] Sudden infant deaths: 'We are failing hundreds of babies every year,' warns charity

Not enough is being done to reduce the number of unexplained infant deaths in Wales, a safer baby charity has warned. The warning from the Lullaby Trust ...“Once born, breastfeeding support and helping parents stay smoke free are important safeguards ag
WalesOnline (uk)
added Aug 21, 2014 15:10

[UK-Wales] Newport sniffer dog Phoebe's £500,000 tobacco haul in May

She sniffed out £500,000 of illegal tobacco in one month alone and is a key part of the fight against the sale of tobacco to underage children. Springer spaniel Phoebe and her handler, Newport trading standards' Stuart Phillips, were visited by Welsh gov
BBC Online
added Aug 8, 2014 15:54

[UK, UK-Wales, USA] England and Wales one step closer to prison smoking ban

Smoking-related deaths in US prisons have fallen by 11 percent in state prisons which have long-term smoking bans in place, according to a study published by the British Medical Journal. The study concluded that, following the effectiveness of the bans i
Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Aug 8, 2014 12:36
1 View

[UK-Wales] E-cigarette Ban at Glyndwr University Racecourse Stadium

The use of e-cigarettes will be banned within the Glyndŵr University Racecourse Stadium from the start of the 2014-15 football season. Stadium owners Glyndŵr University have updated ground regulations to bring e-cigarettes in line with tobacco products.
Welsh Icons (blog)
added Aug 1, 2014 10:44

[UK, UK-Wales] Most smokers 'want ban in cars'

Research carried out by Flexed shows 89% of smokers support a complete ban and 96% of non-smokers believe smoking in cars should be outlawed.
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Jul 22, 2014 06:56

[UK-Wales] Exposure to secondhand smoke in cars and e-cigarette use among 10-11 year old children in Wales

This report describes changes in children’s exposure to smoking in cars between 2008 and 2014. It also includes data on the prevalence of e-cigarette use and associations with parental smoking and future smoking intentions.
added Jul 16, 2014 10:04
1 View

[UK-Wales] Cardiff University research informs Wales’ decision to ban smoking in cars carrying children

And one in five children with a parent who smokes say adults continue to light up in the family vehicle. The study, commissioned by the Welsh Government and carried out by researchers at the DECIPHer centre, Cardiff University, has informed today’s deci
Cardiff University (uk)
added Jul 16, 2014 09:41

[UK-Wales] Welsh Government announces ban on smoking in cars with children present

First Minister Carwyn Jones and Health Minister Mark Drakeford confirmed the move to follow England's lead this morning, with a consultation set to launch "shortly". It came after MPs voted in February to ban smoking in cars with children, punishable wi
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 15, 2014 12:50

[UK-Wales] Welsh government bans smoking in cars with child passengers

Welsh first minister Carwyn Jones heralds 'landmark proposal' after campaign brings reduction in smoking habits
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 15, 2014 12:44
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines