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[UK-Wales] Grandmother asked to leave bingo for smoking electronic cigarette

she was told she could not smoke the e-cigarette, which does not emit tobacco smoke or any substance related to a real cigarette.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jun 26, 2012 12:00
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[UK-Wales] Royal Assent granted for “radical” Public Health (Wales) Act

The wide-ranging law includes smoking bans for playgrounds, schools, and hospital grounds
Caerphilly Observer (uk)
added Jul 10, 2017 14:57
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[UK-Wales] How you can quit smoking with support from NHS Wales

The Help Me Quit campaign from NHS Wales is highlighting how smokers can get access to help and support services
WalesOnline (uk)
added May 12, 2017 17:15
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[UK-Wales] Prisoners are 'cooking nicotine tea' after they were banned from smoking at Cardiff Prison

Prisoners are increasingly cooking up their own “nicotine tea” and turning to legal highs such as Spice after a smoking ban was implemented at Cardiff Prison last year. A damning report reveals a “crisis” facing HMP Cardiff including staff shortages, the
WalesOnline (uk)
added Mar 3, 2017 20:37
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[UK-Wales] Support for Pubic Health Bill from AMs

AMS have thrown their support behind a series of measures designed to improve and protect the health and wellbeing of people in Wales. Regulations which will be put in place by the Welsh Government’s Public Health Bill include banning smoking in school a
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Mar 1, 2017 15:44
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[UK-Wales] This is how likely it is for young people in Wales to have tried a variety of drugs (legal and illegal)

Young people in Wales are almost twice as likely to try an e-cigarette compared to tobacco. In one of the largest studies of its kind in the UK, research from Cardiff University asked young people whether they had tried a variety of drugs, legal and ille
WalesOnline (uk)
added Feb 10, 2017 19:54
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[UK-Wales] Cross-sectional study examining the prevalence, correlates and sequencing of electronic cigarette and tobacco use among 11–16-year olds in schools in Wales [FREE FULL TEXT]

Since 2013, youth experimentation with e-cigarettes has grown rapidly in Wales and is now almost twice as common as experimentation with tobacco. Regular use has almost doubled, and is increasing among never and non-smokers. These data suggest that e-cig
BMJ Open (uk)
added Feb 8, 2017 00:56
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[UK-Wales] This is how many smoke breaks you are legally allowed to take in a day

Unless a worker’s employment contract says so, they don’t have the right to take a smoke break at anytime outside of their alloted break time. Fflur Jones, Partner at Darwin Gray, says: "Employers are increasingly imposing limits on the amount of time o
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 22, 2016 20:30
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[UK-Wales] VIDEO: Push the button to stop hospital smoking

A pioneering anti-smoking public address system has been rolled out across west Wales, with Pembrokeshire schoolchildren recording the messages. Any member of the public who sees someone smoking on hospital sites can now press a red button that will act
Western Telegraph (uk)
added Jun 17, 2016 21:28
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[UK-Wales] E-cigarettes curb removed from Welsh health bill

The Public Health (Wales) Bill aimed to restrict the use of nicotine-inhaling devices in places such as schools, restaurants and cafes as well as on public transport. But the contentious legislation was defeated by just one vote in the Welsh Assembly –
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added May 22, 2016 19:45
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