Headlines Tagged with UK-Wales — 1,209 headlines found
Instead of wide-ranging prohibition, Labour in Wales now seeks controversial vaping restrictions in places where there is potential risk to children
Dec 9, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 9, 2015 13:39
In a debate at the Senedd, the Health Minister announced that he would be withdrawing his proposals, but said his personal views on e-cigarettes, which emit vapour containing nicotine flavourings, had not changed.
Dec 8, 2015 WalesOnline (uk)
added Dec 9, 2015 13:48
The health minister has backed down on plans to ban the use of e-cigarettes in all enclosed public places in Wales.... Some anti-smoking groups including Ash Wales, Cancer Research UK and Tenovus opposed restrictions, saying they helped smokers kick the h
Dec 8, 2015 BBC Online
added Dec 9, 2015 13:45
[UK-Wales] Mark Drakeford says he's going to amend the Public Health Bill to define areas where e-cigarettes should be banned
So now the minister intends to amend the Public Health Bill and will define enclosed public spaces to mean educational establishments with students aged 18 and under, public transport and places where food is served.
Dec 8, 2015 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Dec 9, 2015 13:42
"We urge you to consider carefully the provisions of the Bill." 'We' includes Gerry Stimson, Emeritus Professor of Social Science and Medicine at Imperial College, London; Paul Aveyard, Professor at the Behavioural Medicine Department of Primary Care H
Dec 7, 2015 South Wales Argus (uk)
added Dec 7, 2015 21:05
The Assembly's health and social care committee has considered the scope of the Public Health (Wales) Bill and its differing proposals, which would also affect tattooing, piercings, pharmacies, and public toilets.
Nov 30, 2015 South Wales Argus (uk)
added Dec 1, 2015 11:45
Plans to ban the use of e-cigarettes in enclosed public places have divided a group of AMs looking at the proposal. David Rees, who chairs the assembly's health committee, said it was "unable to reach a consensus view" on the idea. The five Labour member
Nov 30, 2015 BBC Online
added Dec 1, 2015 02:19
The health and social care committee report revealed a split broadly down party lines, with Labour AMs backing a ban in the face of opposition from the Welsh Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats’ Kirsty Williams. The Welsh Government wants to ban the
Nov 30, 2015 WalesOnline (uk)
added Nov 30, 2015 17:27
A PERSON had to be treated for minor burns after an e-cigarette exploded in a house in Maindee last night. Firefighters from Maindee were called to the fire on Argosy Way at 9.41pm.
Nov 23, 2015 South Wales Argus (uk)
added Nov 23, 2015 14:27
[UK-Wales] Pensioner who sold counterfeit tobacco had more than £4,000 in cash when he was stopped in a pub
A pensioner was found with more than £4,000 in cash as well as fake tobacco and wrongly labelled cigarettes when he was stopped by council and police officers in a pub in Blackwood. Michael Khakias, 70, from Penallta, Ystrad Mynach, also sold a council o
Nov 20, 2015 WalesOnline (uk)
added Nov 23, 2015 15:32