Headlines Tagged with UK-Wales — 1,215 headlines found
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
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.
Jul 21, 2014 BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Jul 22, 2014 06:56
The Â£400,000 Cardiff University pilot project aims to provide a profile of each school on factors like obesity, smoking, alcohol, exercise and sleep.
Jun 5, 2014 BBC Online
added Jun 6, 2014 09:49
Wales has set out radical proposals to improve the nation's health, including a minimum unit price for alcohol, banning e-cigarettes in public places and hitting tobacco retailers with stiffer penalties for selling to under 18s. The latest Welsh Health
May 22, 2014 NewsWales (uk)
added May 26, 2014 11:23
Adverts that encourage children to try electronic cigarettes should be banned, council leaders have said. The Local Government Association (LGA), which represents almost 400 councils in England and Wales, said firms are exploiting the “haziness” around t
Mar 8, 2014 This is North Scotland (Press & Journal / Evening Express) (uk)
added Mar 8, 2014 14:07
A RESIDENT who was forced to leave Newport bus station due to those smoking around her has expressed her horror at discovering smoking is permitted in the new station. Helen Crimmins of Bassaleg, was at the city bus station taking shelter from the rain
Feb 18, 2014 South Wales Argus (uk)
added Feb 19, 2014 08:21
[UK, UK-Wales] Lung Cancer Surgery Rises 65% as England and Wales Catch Up with European Survival Rates
The number of people in England and Wales having surgery for common lung cancer has risen by 65% in the last five years, a report has found. The National Lung Cancer Audit by the Health and Social Care Information Centre showed that more than one in five
Dec 4, 2013 IBTimes (uk)
added Dec 16, 2013 20:31
The nation's Chief Medical Officer speaks out amid concerns that if smoking rates don't fall by 7% by 2020, it could cost the NHS millions.
Sep 14, 2013 WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 16, 2013 22:56
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board approve proposal to introduce a smoking ban across all health premises, on the provision there are regular updates about its implementation
Sep 3, 2013 WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 4, 2013 12:18
A COUNCIL has been accused of being “heavy-handed” after it revealed plans to fine smokers who pass within 30ft of children’s playgrounds. Conwy Council are being urged to back a byelaw which would ban smoking within its playgrounds but also “inclu
Jul 1, 2013 Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Jul 1, 2013 13:53