Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with UK 30,830 headlines found

2 Views

[UK] Portrait of ‘80s parenting! Photo of little boy blowing out his candles surrounded by ashtrays and beer cans goes viral as people hail the ‘good old days’ before generation snowflake

The picture, posted on the Historical Pictures Facebook page... with the caption: 'The 1980s, when a kid had to blow out his birthday candles over an ashtray and next to an open beer while someone held a lit cigarette 6 inches from their face.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 16, 2018 22:00
3 Views

[UK] NEWTON/DOCKRELL/MARCZYLO: Making sense of the latest evidence on electronic cigarettes

The evidence on ECs is incomplete but sufficient to guide current policy. The review continues to support the assumption of reduced risk of harm for ECs compared with smoking. Population data from England suggest that ECs are being used by tens of thousan
The Lancet (uk)
added Feb 16, 2018 20:10
5 Views

[UK] Pierce Brosnan asked to 'explain' India advert

Authorities in Indian capital Delhi say they have asked actor Pierce Brosnan to explain why he was in an ad for a local mouth freshener associated with an addictive form of chewing tobacco. He could be fined 5,000 rupees ($78; £56) or go to jail for two
BBC Online
added Feb 16, 2018 17:24
3 Views

[Russia, UK] The McMafia map of the world: How the real world of organised crime is a global enterprise

While the UK might seem safer than, say, Mexico or Afghanistan, it plays a key role in organised crime...“We are a market for people dealing in untaxed cigarettes... “Russia is involved in extortion and protection rackets in Russia itself. "But it is als
The Mirror (uk)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:21
4 Views

[UK] Store ordered to close after illicit tobacco find

County Durham-based Westlea Mini Market has been ordered to close for two months after illegal tobacco worth more than £20,000 was seized from the store in December, according to a media audit by tobacco company JTI. JTI said that in January there were
Talking Retail (uk)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:17
1 View

[China, UK] Illegal cigarettes are seized

Greenwich Trading Standards officers, acting on information, swooped on a mail box and confiscate the potentially dangerous cigarettes. The haul with a street value of more than £12,000 had been illegally shipped and imported into the country from Chin
London News Online (uk)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:17
5 Views

[UK] LIUTKUS: Can Europe successfully rein in Big Tobacco?

European Parliament will have a new chance to show they’re ready to get tough on tobacco, when they vote on the pending proposal for an EU-wide track and trace system...Perhaps a ‘dieselgate’ for the tobacco industry might be just the catalyst they need t
Modern Diplomacy
added Feb 15, 2018 20:46
1 View

[UK] Last chance to take part in public health consultation

The City of Wolverhampton Council is seeking views from the public, key partners and other stakeholders about how its public health professionals can work more closely with other organisations in the City to improve the health and wellbeing of local resi
Gorgeous FM (uk)
added Feb 15, 2018 17:21
1 View

[UK] Smokefree Community Champions needed to help people kick the habit

A TEAM of 'Smokefree community champions' is being recruited in a bid to help people in Wallasey who are trying to kick the habit. Smoking is seen as the single most significant cause of poor health and early deaths in the borough and Wallasey Constitue
This is Wirral (Wirral Globe) (uk)
added Feb 15, 2018 17:17
1 View

[UK] Ask the pharmacist: Can I get a prescription for nicotine therapy on the NHS?

A. Yes, you can get nicotine replacement patches, spray and gum on the NHS but e-cigarettes are not currently available on prescription (they have to be bought from a pharmacy or a vape shop). To get an NHS prescription contact your local NHS Stop Smoki
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 15, 2018 02:12
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines