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[UK-Wales] Total smoking ban to be introduced at Welsh playgrounds, hospital and school grounds

Wales is set to be the first country in the UK to extend its smoking ban to outdoor areas, with smoke-free areas expected to be in place in hospital grounds, school grounds, and playgrounds by summer 2019. Strengthening the laws around smoking in public
WalesOnline (uk)
added May 29, 2018 03:26
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[UK-Wales] Mother shares harrowing image of boy, 11, left 'like a zombie' after he smoked a rolled-up cigarette someone had laced with Spice 'as a joke'

'My daughter told me he had been smoking and someone came forward to say someone had put Spice in his rolly as a joke.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 28, 2018 16:12
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[UK-Wales] Wales set to be the first country in the UK to extend smoking ban to outdoor areas

Under the new plans, smoke-free areas are expected to be in place in hospital grounds, school grounds and playgrounds by summer 2019. The Welsh Government says the move will protect non-smokers from second-hand smoke and de-normalise smoking for childre
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added May 25, 2018 17:59
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[UK-Wales] Wales to ban smoking outside hospitals and schools in UK first

Wales is to become the first country in the UK to ban smoking in outdoor school spaces, playgrounds and hospital grounds. The Labour-led government said on Friday it would bring in the restriction by summer 2019, arguing it would protect people from sec
The Guardian (uk)
added May 25, 2018 17:58
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[UK-Wales] 'Pocket money prices': Cheap illegal tobacco a growing problem

A current affairs programmes aired on Welsh TV channel S4C ... A number of raids and investigations have taken place in Powys in recent years, and head of trading standards for Powys County Council, Clive Jones, insisted illegal tobacco has become a grow
Shropshire Star (uk)
added Apr 14, 2018 22:02
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[UK-Wales] Illegal tobacco sold across Wales at 'pocket money prices'

S4C’s current affairs programme Y Byd ar Bedwar will tonight examine the trade in illegal tobacco, estimated to account for 15% of all the tobacco sold in Wales - the highest proportion throughout any nation or region in the UK. 15% of all tobacco sold
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Apr 10, 2018 16:00
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[UK-Wales] 'Ban smoking in cars when animals are present' says dog lover

A dog lover is calling for a ban on smoking in cars while animals are in the back. Megan Pleasant, 22, from Bangor, Gwynedd wants the ban on lighting up in vehicles when children are present extending to animals.
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Mar 11, 2018 14:48
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[UK-Wales] Vaping and e-cigarettes have been banned in Swansea's main shopping centre

The Quadrant shopping centre put the ban into effect on Monday. Lisa Hartley, centre manager, confirmed the decision, and said: “Smoking has not been permitted in the centre for a number of years now, and with the growth in popularity of vaping and e-ci
WalesOnline (uk)
added Feb 28, 2018 14:47
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[UK-Wales] Survey reveals support in Wales for radical action to prevent ill health

Smoking, drug abuse, alcohol misuse, physical inactivity and unhealthy eating habits were identified as the top five contributors to poor health and wellbeing, with social isolation, poor parenting, and difficulties with accessing healthcare also rated h
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Feb 16, 2018 22:01
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[UK-Wales] Plan to improve respiratory health in Wales

The plan, launched by Health Secretary Vaughan Gething, outlines work to improve smoking cessation services, better diagnose chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and reduce variation in prescribing.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jan 19, 2018 21:14
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