Headlines Tagged with UK-Wales — 1,219 headlines found
The National Assembly’s last full session before the election in May ended in acrimony with the defeat of the Labour government’s bid to introduce a partial ban on e-cigarettes in public places following a “jokey” comment made by a Minister.
Mar 17, 2016 WalesOnline (uk)
added Mar 17, 2016 12:21
Originally, the Welsh Government wanted to ban e-cigarettes from all enclosed public and work places. However, its proposals were watered down to places to where children were present after a committee report split Assembly Members' opinions.
Mar 16, 2016 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Mar 16, 2016 14:44
If passed, the Bill would become a UK first and would restrict the use of nicotine inhaling devices in certain public places - such as schools and on public transport If passed, the Bill would become a UK first and would restrict the use of nicotine inha
Mar 15, 2016 Press Association (uk)
added Mar 16, 2016 14:44
The Bill will restrict the use of nicotine-inhaling devices in certain public places where children and young people are present
Mar 16, 2016 WalesOnline (uk)
added Mar 16, 2016 14:43
Health Minister Mark Drakeford, who has steered the Welsh Government bill through the assembly, said: "The Bill will help us to respond to a range of public health threats in Wales, including the risk of re-normalising smoking for a generation of childre
Mar 16, 2016 BBC Online
added Mar 16, 2016 14:38
Wales is to become the first region of the UK to ban the use of ecigarettes in public places, ignoring criticism from cancer charities that the devices help smokers give up.
Mar 16, 2016 Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 16, 2016 14:19
If passed, the Bill would become a UK first and would restrict the use of nicotine inhaling devices in certain public places - such as schools, places where food is served and on public transport.
Mar 16, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 16, 2016 10:43
Almost two tonnes of illegal hand-rolled tobacco - enough to make two million cigarettes - was seized in Wales during the summer of 2015. Nearly 500,000 illegal cigarettes were also confiscated during Operation Fetch. The goods were found by tobacco de
Mar 12, 2016 BBC Online
added Mar 14, 2016 14:57
THE failure of an attempt to throw out a proposed ban on using e-cigarettes in hospitals, schools, places food is served and other public places in Wales has been met with a mixed reaction. The bid by the Welsh Liberal Democrats to remove the proposal f
Mar 9, 2016 South Wales Argus (uk)
added Mar 10, 2016 20:45
Originally the Welsh Government hoped to restrict e-cigarettes in all enclosed public and work places, bringing it in line with the smoking ban by the end of 2016. But Health minister Mark Drakeford scaled back the initial plans to a list of specific pl
Mar 9, 2016 Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Mar 9, 2016 15:36