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[UK-Wales] Plan to fine smokers who light up within 30ft of children's playgrounds

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
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Jul 1, 2013 13:53
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[UK-Wales] Smoking ban: ASH calls for more legislation to cut adult rates

Campaigners are calling for more legislation to cut the number of adult smokers in Wales as figures reveal a fall of just 1% in six years. Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) said the Welsh government must take "bold action" in light of the Welsh Health
BBC Online
added May 20, 2013 09:06
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[UK-Wales] One in five girls are smoking in North Wales

Research with 10,000 Welsh schoolchildren highlighted the scale of drinking and smoking among 11-16 year olds. North Wales had the highest rates for smoking in Wales with 18% of girls had smoked in the last 30 days before they were interviewed by resea
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added May 13, 2013 03:57
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[UK-Wales] Welsh anti-tobacco group has urged the Government to go ahead with plain cigarette packaging

Bosses at ASH Wales have made the call ahead of tomorrow's Queen speech amid fears the Westminster Government has backed down over the plan for plain packaging.
This is South Wales (uk) (Evening Post)
added May 7, 2013 12:39
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[UK-Wales] Pontypridd RFC players help raise awareness about dangers of second-hand smoke

Pontypridd RFC has backed the Fresh Start Wales campaign Rugby stars from Pontypridd RFC are helping to raise awareness of the harmful effects of second-hand smoke.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Apr 17, 2013 18:13
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[UK-Wales] Plaid Cymru will oppose smoking ban exemption for TV and film actors

Actors are allowed to smoke in TV and film dramas made in England , although the BBC, with studios in Cardiff has used simulation in programmes like Dr Who and Upstairs Downstairs. Plaid health spokesperson Elin Jones, Ceredigion AM, said the proposal w
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Oct 11, 2012 07:47
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[UK-Wales] Make a promise to keep children safe from smoke

Second-hand smoke presents dangers to children, says Wales' Acting Chief Medical Officer and the Medical Director of NHS Wales, Dr Chris Jones
WalesOnline (uk)
added Aug 20, 2012 14:22
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[UK-Wales] Appeal to keep cars smoke-free

A WELSH Government campaign to curb children's exposure to second-hand smoke will be rolling into Swansea this summer.
This is South Wales (uk) (Evening Post)
added Jul 23, 2012 10:36
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[UK-Wales] Life expectancy improving, but deprived areas lagging

Deaths from smoking are more common in poorer areas
BBC Online
added Jul 10, 2012 08:44
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[UK-Wales] 'If I'd known what lay in store, I would never have lit that first cigarette'

This is South Wales (uk) (Evening Post)
added May 15, 2012 12:53
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