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[UK] Don't send vapers to use smoking shelters, MPs suggest

Vapers trying to quit cigarettes should not be made to use smoking shelters, MPs have heard. Organisations should consider having a separate vaping room or area...Putting vapers and smokers together had been likened to "an alcoholic being put in a pub si
BBC Online
added Sep 10, 2018 17:23
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[Italy, UK] Maurizio Sarri reveals his father is only person who can make him quit smoking

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri is close with his father, who told him to take job / He also told his son to stop smoking, at least while he is working in England
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 10, 2018 17:00
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[UK] A third of retailers in North Yorkshire sold cigarettes to teens

AN UNDERCOVER test survey by a trading standards team found 16 out of 47 retailers in North Yorkshire sold cigarettes to a 15-year-old. The inspection team carry out regular test purchasing in the county to ensure businesses are not selling cigarettes
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Sep 10, 2018 16:31
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[UK] There will soon be a total ban on smoking at all Bristol hospital trust sites

It follows a number of complaints from patients, visitors and staff about people smoking near the entrance to hospital buildings and open windows. Currently no smoking is allowed inside hospital buildings and signage is in place asking people to not sm
Bristol Evening Post (uk)
added Sep 10, 2018 16:30
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[UK] Hampshire County Council tobacco pension investment under fire

A council is facing criticism after continuing to invest its pension funds in cigarette manufacturing, despite running anti-smoking campaigns. Hampshire County Council has more than £80m invested in tobacco firms which opposition councillors say conflic
BBC Online
added Sep 10, 2018 16:29
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[UK] MI5 tested Churchill's beloved cigars on MICE to make sure they hadn't been poisoned by Nazi spies

The Prime Minister, famous for his smoking habit, often received cigars from well-wishers while he was fighting the war. This meant it would be 'too easy' for a cigar to be coated in cyanide or another toxic substance, security services believed.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 20:43
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[UK] I felt so proud of you - now all is gone': Revealed in a new book, the intensely emotional letters between a schoolboy Winston Churchill and his exasperated (and brutally candid) mother

Darling Winston, I hope you will try & not smoke. If only you know how foolish & silly you look doing it you wd give up, at least for a few years.... My Dear Mummy, I will leave off smoking at any rate for 6 mths because I think you are right.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 20:42
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[Korea - South, UK] Do YOU smoke? You're 20% more likely to develop dementia - but quitting the habit 'will protect you'

Fears that cigarettes lead to people being slowly robbed of memories have grown over the past decade, on the back of several trials. And the new South Korean research, based on data from thousands of people, adds to the mounting evidence.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 20:39
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[UK] New Suspiria poster features 'elderly German actor' thought to be actress Tilda Swinton in disguise

a new poster for Suspiria released Wednesday shows the elderly man wearing glasses and smoking a pipe with the legend at the top announcing: 'Lutz Ebersdorf is Dr. Klemperer.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 20:38
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[UK] England's damning pregnancy smoking map: Graphic reveals expectant mothers in Blackpool are 23 TIMES more likely to smoke than those in West London

Despite it being well-known that smoking while pregnant can give babies serious health problems, one in 10 expectant mothers in England don't ditch the cigarettes. And the rates of smoking during pregnancy vary across the country, with women in the nort
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 20:09
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