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[UK] Taxi driver in Grantham fined for smoking in his cab

A taxi driver has been given a fixed penalty notice for smoking in his licensed vehicle. The driver admitted the offence and paid the £30 fine within 15 days to South Kesteven District Council after being witnessed by an officer smoking the tobacco whilst
Grantham Journal (uk)
added Apr 21, 2017 19:26

[UK] Oxford City Council brings in 'voluntary ban' on smoking in children's play areas

SMOKERS are being asked to keep their second-hand smoke away from children's play areas in a new 'voluntary ban' in effect across Oxford. Stickers have been put up by Oxford City Council in all of its 87 play areas asking parents and carers who smoke to
Oxford Times (uk)
added Apr 21, 2017 19:26

[UK] Exeter man sentenced for selling counterfeit tobacco

An Exeter shopkeeper has been found guilty of selling ‘fake’ branded tobacco and avoiding paying more than £25,700 of duty. Kamal Omar Suleiman, 32, leaseholder of the Quick Stop Shop, 143b Fore Street, Exeter, was sentenced to a 15 week prison sentence
Devonshire County Council News Centre (uk)
added Apr 21, 2017 17:19

[UK] This timeline shows what happens to your body when you quit smoking

Any amount of time smoke-free gives the body – especially the lungs and bloodstream – time to "breathe" again, and take in the clean air needed to recuperate. One of the scariest aspects of quitting smoking can be the unknown of what will happen, and thi
Leicester Mercury (uk)
added Apr 20, 2017 20:17

[UK] Previously unseen letter from a Titanic passenger in which he expressed his regret that his wife and daughter were not with him goes up for auction

Simonius-Blumer had been playing cards in the smoking room until 11pm. He was in his stateroom at the time of the collision 'Here in the smoking room you can feel the propellers working, while in my cabin it is as quiet as in my room at home.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 20, 2017 20:15

[Europe, UK] SMOKE SCREEN What the new vaping laws REALLY mean – and how they could impact on a smoker’s health

By potentially driving up the price of vaping devices, it could put smokers off switching from regular fags to the electronic variety.... McKenzie, international operations manager from e-cigarette provider Flavour Boss, said: “Vaping and e-cigarettes pr
Scottish Sun (uk)
added Apr 20, 2017 14:33

[Europe, UK] Smokers and vapers face new regulations

From the 21st May, all cigarettes and hand rolling tobacco the UK must be sold in standardised, plain packaging in accordance with domestic legislation. Meanwhile, EU rules that come into force at the same time will require tobacco manufacturers to prin
added Apr 20, 2017 14:30

[UK] Teenager from Harrow teams up with Cut Films to judge anti-smoking competition

A teenager has teamed up with a film company to judge a competition that will raise awareness about the dangers of smoking. The Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation recently launched a new report called New Issues And Age-Old Challenges: A Review Of Young
Ealing Times (uk)
added Apr 20, 2017 14:19
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[UK] Smokers warned about the damaging effects of nicotine...on defenceless trees in Frinton's former leafy Connaught Avenue

SMOKERS who drop cigarette butts in tree enclosures are warned their mindless actions could kill young roots. An unofficial safeguarding warning is being voiced across Frinton to prevent new trees from being poisoned soon after they are planted.
Clacton and Frinton Gazette (uk)
added Apr 19, 2017 21:59

[UK] Analysis of British American Tobacco's questionable use of privilege and protected document claims at the Guildford Depository [FREE FULL TEXT]

alongside document destruction and conditions of access to the Guildford Depository, BAT asserted privilege and protection claims inappropriately in order to further hinder public access. Fulfilment of the stipulations under the Minnesota Consent Judgeme
Tobacco Control
added Apr 19, 2017 17:43
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