Headlines Tagged with UK-Wales — 1,231 headlines found
The Labour-led Welsh government has suffered a hugely embarrassing defeat over a landmark plan to introduce a ban on e-cigarettes from many enclosed spaces. Labour ministers were poised to introduce a wide-ranging ban on vaping in places where children
Mar 16, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 17, 2016 12:26
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 Senedd - handing
Mar 15, 2016 Ardrossan & Saltcoats Herald (uk)
added Mar 17, 2016 12:24
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