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[UK] Budget 2017: 10 things to look for

10. Fuel, fags and booze Mr Hammond must set duty rates for petrol and diesel, alongside “sin” taxes on cigarettes and alcohol. Alcohol duties are likely to rise in line with inflation, while tobacco duty is likely to continue to rise 2 percentage points
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 22, 2017 12:55
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[UK] Four schools to introduce voluntary ban on parents smoking at school gates

CHILDREN at four primary schools have teamed up to ask adults not to smoke near school gates. The youngsters at St Andrew's, Beamont, both in Orford, St Oswald's in Padgate and Glazebury Primary schools have joined forces to back a new Smoke Free School
Warrington Guardian (uk)
added Nov 22, 2017 12:38
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[UK] There’s no smoke with fire in rumours of takeover

Heightened expectations that a blockbuster tobacco takeover was on the way lit a fire under Imperial Brands. The manufacturer of Davidoff and Gauloises cigarettes, Rizla rolling paper and e-cigarettes climbed more than 3 per cent amid City speculation th
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 22, 2017 12:23
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[Netherlands, UK] Tobacco firms may face ‘murder’ trials

(Ash) has begun work on pressing the director of public prosecutions (DPP) to bring charges or to allow a private prosecution... Activists in nine countries are now working on similar cases, according to Kelsey Romeo-Stuppy, a lawyer at Action on Smoking
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 22, 2017 11:59
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[UK] What is JUUL? All about the new e-cigarette vaping trend

Can I buy JUUL in the UK? At the moment, JUUL only ships around the US, but websites like eBay or DHgate have JUUL starter-kits and JUULpods available to purchase and can deliver to the UK.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 29, 2017 00:01
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[UK] Terminally-ill cancer patient, 62, who was lifelong smoker died when she blew herself up by lighting cigarette while using oxygen tank

Reid, 62, was receiving treatment for her terminal lung cancer at St Margaret's Hospice in Yeovil...'He said she had blown herself up in the smoking room.... remembered wheeling Miss Reid into the room...had no knowledge of the risk of smoking and naked f
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 28, 2017 23:12
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[UK] Are these the most shameless social media posts EVER? From a phallic tattoo to smoking while pregnant, the snaps that prove some people will do anything for attention

No shame: This woman didn't seem to mind the world knowing she was smoking while pregnant
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 29, 2017 00:24
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[UK] Reaching hardcore smokers

With 7.6 million people estimated to still smoke in the UK, spending cuts by local councils are hitting stop smoking services hard. So how can pharmacies reach these hardcore smokers?
Pharmacy Magazine (uk)
added Nov 21, 2017 13:56
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[UK] Smokers fear a second tax rise on tobacco in a year could be announced this week

Tobacco industry giants are concerned this week's Budget could see smokers hit with a rise in prices. This would be the second rise in 2017 if it is announced in Conservative Chancellor Philip Hammond's Budget on Wednesday.
Leicester Mercury (uk)
added Nov 20, 2017 17:17
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[UK] RUSSELL: Nearly half of teenage smokers have bought illegal tobacco, so what are the dangers?

An EU products directive, which came into force in 2016, includes a “tracking and tracing” system that will make it much easier to identify supply chains and the legal status of tobacco on sale in the UK. But of course, that won’t immediately help the te
The Conversation (au)
added Nov 20, 2017 16:50
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