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[UK] Alex calls out Government on Another Tobacco Control Plan Delay

Last week Alex used the parliamentary tool of submitting a written question to the Secretary of State for Health regarding the long-awaited tobacco control plan, and today received a response from a Health Minister simply saying that the Government are “
Alex Cunningham - Labour MP for Stockton North (uk)
added Jun 28, 2017 11:45
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[UK] Smoking banned in children's play areas in Hinckley

Signs are going up at all 10 Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council-run play areas, asking people not to smoke. They will be supplied on request to any parish or town councils in the borough who wish to make their playgrounds smoke free.
Hinckley Times (uk)
added Jun 27, 2017 14:48
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[UK] Smoking rate at "all-time low" across North Yorkshire

And North Yorkshire County Council says the Health Act, which enforced the ban, has helped to cut smoking rates to an all-time low across the region, with only 13% of people smoking in North Yorkshire. They say it's also "set the scene" for further smok
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jun 27, 2017 14:45
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[UK] LYONS: Road To Ruin? The impact of the smoking banon pubs and personal choice (PDF)

separate, well-ventilated smoking rooms or annexes (at the landlord’s discretion), would balance the risk or discomfort of ‘secondhand’ smoke against the freedom of nine million adults to light up in greater comfort when they visit the pub for a pin
FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Nov 15, 2017 23:16
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[UK] E-cigarettes do NOT cause damage to blood vessels that lead to heart disease as debate over their safety rages on

Scientists did not see disruption to skin repair even at concentrations of a 'heavy vaper' and with double the amount of nicotine compared to smoke. This is the findings from British American Tobacco (BAT), one of the world's five largest tobacco compan
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 29, 2017 03:05
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UK heart disease deaths fall by over 20% since indoor smoking ban

Deaths from heart disease and strokes caused by smoking have fallen dramatically since lighting up in pubs, restaurants and other enclosed public places in England was banned 10 years ago. New figures have shown that the number of smokers aged 35 and ov
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 27, 2017 14:47
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[UK] Road To Ruin? The impact of the smoking ban on pubs and personal choice (PDF)

separate, well-ventilated smoking rooms or annexes (at the landlord’s discretion), would balance the risk or discomfort of ‘secondhand’ smoke against the freedom of nine million adults to light up in greater comfort when they visit the pub for a pi
FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Jun 26, 2017 14:40
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[UK] Report: Decade of the smoking ban has decimated England's pubs

Simon Clark, director of Forest, said: “There’s very little evidence that the health of the nation has benefitted significantly from the smoking ban. Instead thousands of pubs have closed and choice has been sacrificed on the altar of tobacco control.
FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Jun 26, 2017 14:36
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UK heart disease deaths fall by over 20% since indoor smoking ban

Deaths from heart disease and strokes caused by smoking have fallen dramatically since lighting up in pubs, restaurants and other enclosed public places in England was banned 10 years ago. New figures have shown that the number of smokers aged 35 and ov
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 26, 2017 12:28
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[UK] SMOKING VOTE FURY New Health Minister is under fire for voting against major smoking reforms

Tory Jackie Doyle-Price was last night accused of not even backing “basic public health measures” since was she was elected in 2010. Jackie Doyle-Price voted to exempt pubs and private members’ clubs from the smoking ban
The Sun (uk)
added Jun 26, 2017 12:27
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