Headlines Tagged with UK-Wales — 1,236 headlines found
Smokers will be prescribed with nicotine replacement patches to help them cope during their stay at affected hospital sites, but e-cigarettes will not be allowed. Staff were already banned from smoking within the grounds but there were smoking shelters
Sep 3, 2013 BBC Online
added Sep 4, 2013 12:19
[UK, UK-Wales] Wales could go it alone over cigarette packaging and minimum alcohol pricing, says health minister
Health Minister Mark Drakeford has revealed he is giving serious consideration as to whether Wales could go it alone on major public health issues such as plain cigarette packaging and a minimum price for alcohol.
Aug 5, 2013 WalesOnline (uk)
added Aug 6, 2013 02:03
The motion picture industry, working through the BBC, which has production facilities in Wales, has been pressing the government to create an exception for smoking on soundstages. Under pressure mobilized by ASH Wales, the government just announced that
May 17, 2013 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 21, 2013 15:41
ANTI-smoking campaigners claimed today that there was no need to lift a ban for TV actors on set after the BBC apologised for misleading evidence to an Assembly inquiry.
Jan 25, 2013 Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Jan 28, 2013 20:25
The Filter, an advice and support service, is being launched by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) in Wales in a bid to reduce the 14,500 young people aged between 11 and 15 who take up smoking every year.
Jan 10, 2013 WalesOnline (uk)
added Jan 10, 2013 08:23
A new law comes into force in Wales in two weeks’ time to ban the display of tobacco in supermarkets and other large shops.
Nov 20, 2012 National Assembly for Wales
added Nov 21, 2012 14:38
The shock tactics were employed by Ash Wales on a roadshow tour of schools ahead of next Tuesday's deadline in the health charity's latest campaign.
Jul 6, 2012 This is South Wales (uk) (Evening Post)
added Jul 18, 2012 11:05
Wales is set to be the first country in the UK to extend its smoking ban to outdoor areas, with smoke-free areas expected to be in place in hospital grounds, school grounds, and playgrounds by summer 2019. Strengthening the laws around smoking in public
May 25, 2018 WalesOnline (uk)
added May 29, 2018 03:26
The Help Me Quit campaign from NHS Wales is highlighting how smokers can get access to help and support services
May 11, 2017 WalesOnline (uk)
added May 12, 2017 17:15
The Labour-led Welsh government has suffered a hugely embarrassing defeat over a landmark plan to introduce a ban on e-cigarettes from many enclosed spaces. Labour ministers were poised to introduce a wide-ranging ban on vaping in places where children
Mar 16, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 17, 2016 12:26