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[UK] Anna Soubry: I took up smoking as a teen because of 'gorgeous' packets

Cigarette packaging is encouraging young people to take up smoking, health minister Anna Soubry has said, as she disclosed that she took up the habit as a teenager because of "gorgeous" packaging.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 4, 2013 12:34
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[UK] You're an idiot if you smoke after reading my story

A SMOKER of over 40 years who developed cancer has described how surgeons had to battle to save him from losing his nose. Former labourer Trevor Wood, from Southway, found a cancerous growth in his nose eight weeks ago which left him needing major face
Plymouth Herald / This is Plymouth (uk)
added Aug 9, 2012 17:06
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[UK] Derby Shisha bar fined for smoking ban breach

If they smoke outside, under shelters, the structures must be "substantially open". But on a visit to Riverside Cafe on City Road on March 7, environmental officers found nine lit shisha pipes inside an enclosed smoking shelter.
This is Derbyshire (Derby Evening Telegraph) (uk)
added Jul 20, 2012 12:11
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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] VIDEO: What Makes These $47,000 Cigars Special?

Some of the world's most expensive cigars go under the hammer in London on Monday. Investors from China, the U.S., and Europe are expected to spend tens of thousands of dollars on the vintage tobacco. So just what makes these smokes so special?
Bloomberg News
added Jan 2, 2015 21:56
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[UK] Smoking knowledge still a real drag

In a new survey conducted by OnePoll, more than one in four people (28 per cent) are still unaware that smoking is the leading cause of mouth cancer, a disease that kills one person every five hours in the UK. A lack of knowledge didn't stop at traditio
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Oct 15, 2013 14:06
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[Europe, UK] Smoke Without Fire – EU ruling provides boost for Mirage Cigarettes

Tim Latham of Mirage Cigarettes commented on the ruling: "It was a very welcome decision and we support it fully. We are careful not to position e-cigarettes as a cure for smoking, but rather as a cheaper and healthier alternative. Classification as a me
The Franchise Magazine (uk)
added Oct 13, 2013 01:00
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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] I quit: Grandmother who took up smoking at 14 gives herself a new lease of life

A Paulton grandmother with a new lease of life is backing a national 28-day drive to get people to give up smoking. Tesco worker Anne Hale, 58, stopped smoking just over four months ago and after keeping up with her five grandchildren over the summer ho
This is Somerset (uk)
added Sep 22, 2013 16:24
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[UK] Sir Winston Churchill's chewed cigar up for auction

The cigar has been in a bag marked "soiled dressings disposal" since 1962 The chewed end of a cigar smoked by Sir Winston Churchill in a hospital bed is expected to fetch £1,000 at auction.
BBC Online
added Jun 5, 2015 07:20
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