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[UK] 29,000 counterfeit cigarettes seized

A two day operation saw Trading Standards officers, aided by sniffer dogs, seize the cigarettes from 16 shops across Grays, Little Thurrock and Tilbury. In many instances, the cigarettes had been hidden away in secret compartments in ceilings and walls.
Thurrock Gazette (uk)
added Apr 19, 2018 16:16
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[UK] Midlands health visitors in new smoking cessation drive

Health visitors and smoking cessation experts at Rotherham, Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust have joined forces to launch a new service for pregnant women and their families.
Nursing Times
added Apr 18, 2018 13:21
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[UK] Butcher caught in fake cigarettes raid hid goods in sausage mix

Adam Johnstone-Smith was raided THREE times in less than two months as he persisted in continuing his bootleg enterprise. The 71-year-old even hid part of the haul in a vat of spice mix for sausages in a possible bid to throw sniffer dogs off the scent.
Greenock Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 17, 2018 19:48
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Big UK companies singled out over poor gender balance

Letters were also sent to companies that had low representation of women in top management and among their direct reports, including Persimmon, the housebuilder, British American Tobacco, CRH, the building materials company, and Tui, the travel group.
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 17, 2018 19:13
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[UK] LETTER: Continuing impact of slavery past and present

The money that paid for the Wills Memorial Building, and much else in Bristol, was actually generated by the exploitation of the labour of British workers, mostly women and girls, in the Bedminster factories, built after 1886. The Wills family have more
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 17, 2018 18:54
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[UK] AUDIO: Nick Conrad, Smoke Free Sidelines

Why there's a campaign in the county for people not to smoke while children play sport.
BBC Online
added Apr 17, 2018 16:19
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[UK] Relaxing the Regulations

A Conservative MP is spearheading a move to exempt vaping from the regulations imposed by the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD). Christchurch MP Sir Christopher Chope has tabled a Private Member’s Bill to significantly relax UK vaping regulations and thi
Vapouround Magazine (uk)
added Apr 17, 2018 16:17
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[Spain, UK] Love Island is accused of encouraging teenagers to smoke after attracting three times as many complaints about tobacco use than for its sex scenes

the hugely popular programme has been branded 'harmful' by Action on Smoking and Health (Ash) because many contestants are shown puffing cigarettes. The show follows a group of scantily-clad singletons search for love in a luxury Majorca villa, parading
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 16, 2018 18:46
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[UK] Love Island ‘seduces teenagers into smoking’

Teenagers are being encouraged to smoke by Love Island, the hugely popular ITV reality show, a public health charity has warned. The series triggered more than three times as many complaints about tobacco use as for its infamous sex scenes and was descri
Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 15, 2018 18:24
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[UK] Love Island and other shows 'encourage teenagers to smoke'

They cited a rise in smoking in Oscar-nominated films and research that showed cigarettes appeared in Love Island every five minutes on average, with the Lucky Strike brand appearing 16 times. This year, 86% of Oscar-nominated films contained someone smo
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 15, 2018 18:22
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