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[UK] Three-month countdown to tobacco display ban begins

Imperial Tobacco has also embarked on a mass communication drive with sales representatives visiting stores to answer questions and offer advice. Imperial Tobacco’s dark market project manager Gary Avery said:
Convenience Store (uk)
added Jan 7, 2015 08:14
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[UK] Smoking: cigarette packaging encourages children to start smoking

Pro-smoking group Forest said: “The results of the survey are hypothetical, as what children say and how they behave in reality are two different things.”
The Mirror (uk)
added Sep 27, 2013 10:57
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[UK] Passive smoking raises risk of type 2 diabetes

Lancet journal’s meta-analysis says chance of diabetes for non-smokers inhaling ‘secondhand’ smoke raised by 22% / Pooled results of 88 studies covering almost six million people suggest heavy smokers have a 57% higher risk of diabetes than non-smokers.
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 17, 2015 16:55
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[UK] RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: People take offence at anything and everything these days

The arm-waving prigs who want to ban e-cigarettes are only interested in parading their own sense of moral self-righteousness. They don't care about helping people stop smoking. They just enjoy throwing their weight around and banning things.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 23, 2013 11:56
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[UK] Far from the smoking crowd! Juno Temple and Tom Sturridge puff away on cigarettes in between takes of new film--while still in period costume

the young actors were getting along famously as Juno was seen laughing hysterically as they enjoyed their cigarettes together.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 23, 2013 11:54
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[UK] Josh Brooks: Don’t cry victory on plain cigarette packs; they are likely to come into force in the end

Just as the advertising sector had to swallow the ban on tobacco ads, I can’t help feeling that while the battle may be won for the anti-plain pack lobby, in the end the war will be lost.
Packaging News (uk)
added Sep 25, 2013 12:36
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[UK] Health minister comments reignite plain pack row

Many young people have taken up smoking as a result of “gorgeous” cigarette packaging, the Public Health Minister has said. Anna Soubry admitted she was attracted by the “symbol of glamour” represented by cigarette packs when she began smoking in her y
PoliticsHome (uk)
added Sep 4, 2013 12:20
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[UK] Cancer cases still emerging in Halton from 1960s and 1970s smokers

A HEALTH chief has warned that figures released suggesting that Halton has the highest rate of premature deaths due to cancer are out of date. Eileen O'Meara, Halton Borough Council director of public health, said the data, published in last week's Week
Runcorn and Widnes World (uk)
added Aug 29, 2013 12:56
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[UK] Kate Middleton Topless Scandal Made Worse by Smoking?

Topless pictures are not so terribly scandalous, but the fact she was smoking in those pictures is pretty damning.
Gather
added Sep 15, 2012 18:46
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[UK] Could e-cigarettes be MORE harmful than tobacco?

New research has found that even thought e-cigarette use is exploding, public perceptions indicate that many people think that vaping is as harmful if not more harmful than cigarette smoking -- a conclusion that is totally false, officials say.
National Monitor
added May 24, 2015 20:24
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