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[UK] How to save the NHS: experts offer their big ideas

Investing in population health and preventing disease is highly cost-effective – by reducing future demand on NHS services, preventive measures have the potential to save the NHS billions of pounds. The ban on smoking in public places is just one example
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 8, 2018 15:22

[UK] 10,000 smokers quit in Brighton and Hove in four years

And with smoking blamed for hundreds of deaths a year locally and even more hospital admissions, people who still smoke are being encouraged to quit. Brighton and Hove City Council said: “Made a new year resolution to give up smoking? There’s lots of su
Brighton and Hove News (uk)
added Jan 8, 2018 15:17

[UK] Philip Morris says it wants to stop selling cigarettes in latest advertising campaign

Health charity labels move a 'PR stunt' and says Government should make tobacco firms hand over more of their profits to combat smoking-related diseases
The Independent (uk)
added Jan 5, 2018 13:07
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[UK] Bruce reads the sign to quit smoking with Tower Hamlets Council’s free advice sessions

The sign was on the wall for Bruce Davidson to quit smoking and get back into health with a New Year public campaign by Tower Hamlets Council to tackle east London’s high rates of heart disease.
East London Advertiser (uk)
added Jan 5, 2018 12:37

[UK] Tobacco Giant's New Year's Resolution: 'Give Up Cigarettes'

"Incredulous" may best describe reactions from anti-smoking groups to an advertising campaign launched this week by tobacco giant Philip Morris International (PMI) vowing to stop selling cigarettes. The full page ads, which first ran Tuesday in several
MedPage Today
added Jan 5, 2018 12:47

[UK] Philip Morris vows to give up smoking for the new year: Tobacco giant plans to stop selling cigarettes as they turn to trendy vaping

The big tobacco company launched an advertising campaign in the UK on Wednesday, promising to ween its business and customers off of cigarettes
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 4, 2018 07:34

[UK] Judge says police won't tolerate 'no-go zones' as he closes fake fag shop run by gangsters

Kurdish gangsters were blamed for running a shop which brought slavery and illegal cigarettes to Hyson Green. After hearing of links with organised crime, a judge ordered the three-month shutdown of the Nottingham Mini Market on Radford Road. During th
Nottingham Post (uk)
added Jan 12, 2018 03:56
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[UK] NHS provider of mental health services bans smoking outside Stonebow Unit

There will be no smoking allowed within the gardens, car parks and grounds at the Stonebow Unit at Hereford County Hospital and at Oak House, in Barton Road, Hereford. The 2gether NHS Foundation Trust, the mental health and learning disabilities provide
Kidderminster Shuttle (uk)
added Jan 4, 2018 20:28

[UK] Warning after fire in house on New Year's Day

Group manager (prevention), Guy Williams, of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service said an increasing number of e-cigarettes are exploding because they are being charged with non-standard chargers.
added Jan 4, 2018 20:28

[UK] Philip Morris places anti-smoking advertisement in papers

has also written to Prime Minister Theresa May asking to be allowed to print information about quitting and switching on its cigarette packs. However, anti-smoking campaigners described the campaign as a "PR stunt". The text of the advertisement runs: "
BBC Online
added Jan 3, 2018 14:51
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