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[UK] Switching to vaping cuts fire death risk, London Fire Brigade safety chief tells smokers

Dan Daly of the London Fire Brigade said electronic devices hold “fewer fire risks” for smokers than cigarettes. Mr Daly, assistant commissioner for fire safety, said: “Our preference is that you stop smoking altogether. But if you must smoke, vaping ho
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Mar 24, 2017 12:23

[UK] Anti-smoker Prince Charles bans tobacco from playgrounds at his 2,000-acre stately home in Scotland

Prince Charles has had a lifelong aversion to tobacco since his heavy-smoking grandfather, George VI, died of lung cancer when he was just three. Charles encouraged the Duchess of Cornwall to quit the habit after they married and is disappointed that h
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 24, 2017 02:48

[Europe, Portugal, Spain, UK] The lady in red! Queen Letizia stuns in fiery crimson as she gives a passionate anti-smoking speech at a cancer conference

Being a member of the Spanish royal family, she is used to turning heads wherever she goes. Queen Letizia certainly stood out as she attended the Portuguese League Against Cancer conference at the Sheraton Hotel in Porto, Portugal today. 7th European C
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 24, 2017 02:48

[UK] Smoking hot soap star Gemma Oaten points out her new nicotine patch in a teeny bikini as she vows to quit the habit after 18 years

She's due back on screens in April, after bagging a coveted role on British medical drama Holby City. ...Gemma, 32, confidently posed up a storm in a little bikini, drawing attention not only to her fabulous figure but also to a nicotine patch on her back
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 24, 2017 02:44

[Europe, UK] What smokers need to know about the new EU anti-smoking laws

A combination of drab packaging, price hikes and packaging bans will come into place on 21 May.
IBTimes (uk)
added Mar 23, 2017 14:33

[UK] NOT LOVIN' IT Mum ordered to pay £580 for dropping cigarette in McDonald’s car park – even though she claims she wasn’t smoking

Jennifer Bell, 32, refused to pay an initial £75 fine despite Hull City Council sending her photographic evidence – insisting the fag butt was not hers. Mum Jennifer was hit with a £580 fine after being found guilty of littering at Hull branch of McDona
The Sun (uk)
added Mar 23, 2017 14:05

[UK] Local NHS and council officials aim to reduce harmful effects of smoking

Leaders from South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust (SWFT) and Warwickshire County Council recently met at Shire Hall, Warwick, where they signed the NHS Statement of Support for Tobacco Control. The document has been developed to enable the health com
Cotswold Journal (uk)
added Mar 23, 2017 14:04

Is the UK government still serious about reducing smoking?

The lack of a tobacco control plan since 2015 could damage recent gains in reducing prevalence, Sophie Arie reports . . . concern is growing that the current government is letting other crucial tobacco control policies slip, policies that have greatly red
British Medical Journal
added Mar 23, 2017 14:02
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[UK] HMRC officers find £260,000-worth of illicit cigarettes and tobacco at storage facility in Great Horton and shop in Lidget Green

ILLICIT cigarettes and tobacco worth more than quarter of a million pounds have been seized during two raids in Bradford. HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) officers and a sniffer dog found 928,820 cigarettes and 153 kilograms of hand-rolling tobacco at a st
Bradford Telegraph and Argus (uk)
added Mar 23, 2017 02:20
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[UK] 'I'VE NEVER HIDDEN IT' Chelsea target Radja Nainggolan ‘not ashamed’ of smoking habit as he rules out future move to Stamford Bridge

Radja Nainggolan has been recalled to the Belgium squad after being left out for smoking
The Sun (uk)
added Mar 22, 2017 16:54
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