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[UK] Director of Public Health Annual Report (PDF)

• We need to continue to focus on reducing smoking rates in Warwickshire. All NHS and local government contracts should include a commitment to smoking cessation and tobacco control as standard. A robust smoking cessation policy should be a standard compo
Warwickshire Public Health (uk)
added Sep 17, 2013 07:25
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[UK] EDITORIAL: e-cigarettes: a moral quandary

Harm reduction should be our guiding principle, but the prospect of colluding with one of the industries most devastating to health presents a moral quandary that needs to be addressed through strong public and professional engagement.
The Lancet (uk)
added Sep 14, 2013 14:17
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[UK] I was weak and glamorous green cigarette packets got me hooked on smoking, says health minister Anna Soubry

The outspoken Tory MP said she fell victim to the 'power' of the green, gold and silver St Moritz packet as a 17-year-old in Worksop. The coalition has shelved plans to force cigarettes to be sold in plain packaging, but Miss Soubry appeared to suggest
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 4, 2013 12:36
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[UK] Luton council bans employees and councillors from smoking during working hours

The new Smoke Free guidelines, which will come into force in October 2014, will also prevent elected members and employees from lighting up while they are out on council business. In addition, new recruits will be required to comply upon commencement of
Luton & Dunstable Express (uk)
added Sep 2, 2013 12:27
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[UK, USA] Should we ban smoking outdoors?

it will come as no surprise if other countries eventually follow America’s example in implementing an outdoor ban, including the UK.
Yahoo!
added Aug 16, 2013 03:07
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[UK] Rail companies ban e-cigarettes from trains and stations

Rail companies have banned e-cigarettes from their trains and stations, saying people using them make other travellers feel "uneasy".
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 11, 2013 23:03
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[UK] Does smoking make you a bad parent? Survey finds smokers feed their children less, buy them smaller birthday presents and raid their money box to fund their habit

* 12% said they go without food and 4% turned off the heating and wore extra clothes to make sure they could afford cigarettes
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 24, 2013 18:32
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[Europe, UK] VIDEO: BBC Radio 4 - File on 4, Tobacco: The Lobbyists

Jane Deith travels to Brussels and hears claims and counter-claims: of questionable tactics by the tobacco industry and from tobacco lobbyists who say their actions are above board and they have the right to protect their companies' interests
BBC Online
added Jul 16, 2013 09:58
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[UK] David Cameron urged to sack strategist over tobacco industry lobbying links

Philip Morris, one of the major tobacco companies, confirmed it had employed Crosby's lobbying and communications firm CTF to give it advice "on a range of matters" since November. Steven Williams, Liberal Democrat MP and chairman of the all-party group
The Drum (uk)
added Jul 14, 2013 22:52
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[UK] Shop Owners Thank MP After Fake Cigarettes Store Is Closed Down

officers from Derbyshire Police, Trading Standards and the UK Border Agency, raided 'Bzee' and the flat above the shop, for the third time on 20th June - recovering over 100,000 cigarettes and 100 pouches of tobacco, labelled by officers as a mix of 'smug
Chesterfield Post (uk)
added Jul 1, 2013 14:41
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