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[UK] 15 people appear in court accused of stealing cigarettes worth £2.4 million

Between January 1, 2013, and August 1, 2013, they are all alleged to have stolen cigarettes to the value of £2,432,665 from Gate Gourmet at the company's base at Gatwick Airport. Gate Gourmet is an airline caterer which also sells retail products onboar
Crawley News (uk)
added May 16, 2015 10:37
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[UK] E-CIGARETTES: Leading distributor defends decision to screen advert, while devices have the backing of Burton smokers

Mr Levin also defended the decision by stating that the person seen in the advert is actually exhaling vapour, rather than cigarette smoke, which is not as harmful to a person's health. ... Shanese McPhillips, from Swadlincote "To be honest they're no di
Burton Mail (uk)
added Nov 11, 2014 05:23
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[UK] LAWRENCE: Should advertising for e-cigarettes be more tightly regulated?

Perhaps it is time to have an informed public debate about advertising and offer people a say as to what images they want to be surrounded by.
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 30, 2013 02:32
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[UK] Smoke-free play areas a possibility in Boston

before the no-smoking signs go up your views are being sought about the idea. ​ Consultation will last until September 27 and seeks views on smoking habits by adults who accompany children to playgrounds.
This is Lincolnshire (Lincolnshire Echo) (uk)
added Sep 21, 2013 12:45
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[Europe, France, Germany, UK] BAT Smokes Out E-Cigarette Rivals

British American Tobacco (BAT) is preparing to launch its biggest assault to date on the electronic cigarette market as it attempts to bolster sales of tobacco substitute products. Sky News understands that the world's second-biggest tobacco company by
Sky News (uk)
added May 24, 2013 18:28
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[UK] Smoking and pregnancy: understanding the risks

– Smoking during pregnancy presents numerous serious negative consequences for both mother and baby, which extend from birth through to childhood – There is evidence that many pregnant women want to quit and would like support to do so – Every contact
Nursing in practice (uk)
added Sep 25, 2015 15:52
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[UK] First cafe bar dedicated to 'vaping' opens in Derby

A NEW café-bar dedicated to giving electronic cigarette users a place to relax and meet is the first venue of its kind in the city. Vapey Jacks Vape Lounge and Bottle Bar opened last Saturday in Green Lane and business ownerBlake Lowis says it is not ju
Derby Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 10, 2015 21:12
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[UK] ASA Adjudication on Imperial Tobacco Ltd

Action The ads must not appear again in their current form. We told Smoke Spots to ensure their future advertising did not condone or encourage an unsafe practice.
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Nov 12, 2014 11:07
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[UK] Did harsh contract send cigar firm's reputation up in smoke?

150 ago this week, a miserable and overworked young Leicester girl was taken to court by her taskmaster employers - but their strong-arm tactics backfired. Priscilla Langton was 12 when, in 1864, she left school to work at Leicester cigar- making firm, G
Leicester Mercury (uk)
added Aug 16, 2014 16:47
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[UK] Julia Donaldson's cigar-smoking new character ignites contoversy

Julia Donaldson has said that she would "never encourage smoking in a children's book" after some readers went online to complain about her inclusion of a ne'er-do-well scarecrow character who attempts to impress a lady by blowing smoke rings in her new b
The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 4, 2014 10:45
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