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[UK] Campaign urges the county's smokers to quit for the sake of their families

Thousands of smokers in North Yorkshire who underestimate the risk of smoking cutting their lives short are being urged to stop for the sake of their families in a hard-hitting campaign by Breathe 2025....The “Don’t Be The 1” campaign is being supported
Whitby Gazette (uk)
added Sep 17, 2018 11:25
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[UK] Smokefree Places Fund reopened

A FUND to help to make North Yorkshire's public spaces smoke free has been reopened by the County Council. The Smokefree Places Fund was launched last October by the council as part of its work to promote a smoke-free lifestyle. The authority is an act
York Press (uk)
added Sep 17, 2018 11:23
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[UK] EM technology sector cut down to size as BATs reclassified ($$)

Financial Times (uk)
added Sep 17, 2018 10:27
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[UK] County will not be smoke-free 'until 2050'

A study by Frontier Economics and commissioned by Philip Morris Limited found the area is one of nine local authorities that is predicted to still be smoking in 32 years’ time. Southampton as a local authority also fared poorly and isn’t due to go smoke
Southern Daily Echo (uk)
added Sep 15, 2018 04:07
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[UK] North Yorkshire fund to help stop smoking in public places relaunched

North Yorkshire's County Council's Smokefree Places Fund was first launched last year. The Council is an active member of Breathe 2025, the organisation which campaigns “to see the next generation of children born and raised in a place free from tobacco,
York Press (uk)
added Sep 15, 2018 04:06
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[UK] End of smoking in sight? More than 3 million people in Britain now vape as charities say smokers are 'finally getting the message' that switching to e-cigs can improve health

Action on Smoking and Health found there are now four times more e-cigarette users than there was six years ago. The charity today said smokers are 'finally getting the message' that switching to vaping can improve health. Vaping - the term for using e
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 18:44
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[UK, USA] LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Tobacco Stocks End Up On US E-Cigarette Crackdown

On the London Stock Exchange, tobacco stocks ended as the best blue chip performers after the head of the [FDA] said the agency could ban all flavoured e-cigarettes due to their popularity among teenagers, CNBC reported.
MorningStar UK (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 17:30
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[UK] Vapers rise 'to more than three million' in Britain

The number of vapers in Great Britain has topped three million for the first time - four times the number in 2012, according to a survey by Action on Smoking and Health. Most use e-cigarettes because they have quit smoking and 40% are smokers who are tr
BBC Online
added Sep 14, 2018 17:20
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[UK] Cigarettes and tobacco seized in crackdown on illegal trade

Cheshire East Council trading standards officers seized cigarettes and tobacco worth more than £9,000 during a swoop against a fraudster, a court heard. Chester Crown Court was told 30,679 cigarettes and 24.3kg of rolling tobacco were uncovered during a
TheBusinessDesk.com (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 17:18
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[UK] Join campaign to make your home smoke-free / September is Smoke Free Homes month.

the only way to protect your children and young people from second-hand smoke is to keep the environment around them smoke free. Second hand smoke is dangerous for anyone exposed to it, but children are especially at risk of serious illnesses due to secon
Lancaster Guardian (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 17:17
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