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[UK] IMPERIAL TAKES ON JUUL AS BIG TOBACCO FACES UPSTART RIVAL

CEO Alison Cooper steps up efforts to reassure investors that smoking alternatives are an opportunity rather than a threat. This month the maker of Winston cigarettes is releasing new vaping pods in the U.S. and U.K. containing nicotine salts, which allo
Advertising Age
added Jul 6, 2018 02:42
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[UK] Love Island: Fans BLAST bosses for 'censoring' on-screen sex and smoking scenes... as they yearn for the controversial drama of previous series

Love Island fans have hit out at producers for the lack of on-screen sex and smoking in this year's series, following the controversy of the past three seasons. Taking to Twitter, a host of viewers aired their frustration over the cleaned-up show follow
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:30
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CARUANA: Further Dip in UK Smoking Rates Amongst Young People

These data confirm that the current panic about e-cigarettes addicting a whole new generation to nicotine and tobacco is unfounded, as figures from different ends of the globe keep indicating that both smoking and vaping are on the decline.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Jul 5, 2018 21:26
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[UK] Make Smoking History as smoking rates continue to fall

The figures show smoking rates have fallen from 18.4% to 17.5% during 2017. Rates of smoking remain higher than the England average of 14.9%, down from 15.5% in 2016. Greater Manchester’s health leaders have pledged to make smoking history over the next
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Jul 5, 2018 16:21
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[UK] Firefighters tackling moors blaze warn public over reckless behaviour

had to contend with sightseers abandoning cars along narrow one-vehicle country lanes to take pictures and film drone footage. One set of visitors were seen to get out of their car and start smoking cigarettes – yards from tinder-dry grass and bracken.
Press Association (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 17:27
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[UK] North-East smoking rates hit historic low

THE North-East has recorded a historic low for smoking according to new figures published, with smoking rates nearly halving since 2005. Smoking prevalence among adults in the region fell from 17.2 per cent in 2016 to 16.2 per cent in 2017, said the Ann
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:52
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[UK] North East smoking rates halved - claims latest figures

“In 2005, our adult smoking rates were on 29% and these new figures show we are getting close to halving smoking. 2017 saw the continued roll out of standardised packaging, and further evidence that electronic cigarettes are a much safer option for smoker
Hartlepool Mail (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:51
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Number of smokers in Northern Ireland at a record low... but we still puff the most in UK

Around one in six adults here said they used cigarettes. That is equivalent to 16.5% of our adult population (around 226,000 people) - higher than England (14.9%); Wales (16.1%) and Scotland (16.3%)... The report also shows around 5.5% use electronic ci
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:48
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[UK] One in four smokers has quit since 2011 / Britain now has the lowest tobacco use in Europe

Eliminating smoking entirely is within reach if the NHS gets serious about helping people quit, experts said. Last year 15.1 per cent of the adult population — 7.4 million people — smoked, down from 20.2 per cent in 2011, according to Office for Nationa
Times Of London (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:43
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[UK] Britain is winning the war on tobacco, health chief insists

The ONS data showed that 15.1% of adults smoked cigarettes, which the body estimated would equate to about 7.4 million people. Its report added: “The latest figure represents a significant reduction in the proportion of current smokers since 2016, when 1
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 14:03
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