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[UK] No bar! Smoking ban in beer gardens is blocked by the Government over fears it would spark pub closures
A smoking ban in beer gardens and al-fresco dining areas has been blocked by the Government after ministers claimed it could lead to pub closures. The ban extension, supported by London Mayor Sadiq Khan, was part of a proposal in a list of demands made
Apr 14, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 14, 2017 18:08
A smoking ban in beer gardens and al-fresco dining areas has been blocked by the Government after ministers warned they would infringe on people's freedom and lead to pub closures. The proposals to extend the ban to outdoor areas were have been included
Apr 14, 2017 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 14, 2017 17:17
The new laws are set to crackdown on young people taking up smoking by targeting smaller packs of fags and rolling tobacco. Packaging will also change dramatically, with all brands forced to stick to standardised, plain designs. The rules come into
Apr 13, 2017 Daily Star (uk)
added Apr 14, 2017 00:39
[UK] Wife, 31, who saved her husband's life by spotting his cancer tragically dies from a lung tumour even though she did NOT smoke after her symptoms were dismissed by doctors as 'stress'
Andrea had complained of nausea and back pains and, following scans, doctors broke the devastating news that she had terminal lung cancer... Only 20 per cent of lung cancer cases are related to smoking, according to Cancer Research UK.
Apr 13, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 13, 2017 15:03
[UK] NO SMOKE WITHOUT FIRE New laws restricting sale of e-liquids and e-cigarettes will ‘make vaping more expensive’
NEW laws restricting the sales of e-liquids and e-cigarettes will “inevitably” push up the cost of vaping, a trade organisation has warned. Vaping devices are known for being cheaper than cigarettes and are designed as way to help smokers kick their habi
Apr 12, 2017 The Sun (uk)
added Apr 13, 2017 14:51
A taxi driver in Lincolnshire has been forced to pay up over £230 after being caught smoking in his own cab. Kevin Doughty was spotted smoking a cigarette in his Ford Mondeo by a council officer on August 31 last year.
Apr 12, 2017 Lincolnshire Echo (uk)
added Apr 13, 2017 14:46
Sinn Féin MEP Martina Anderson has welcomed a Supreme Court ruling on plain packaging for cigarettes and tobacco products. Martina Anderson said: 'This ruling from the Supreme Court on the tobacco industry's appeal over plain packaging is very welcome. '
Apr 12, 2017 Public.
added Apr 12, 2017 20:24
E-cigarettes are now regulated under the Tobacco and Related Products Regulations 2016 which comes into force on May 20. According to Trading Standards officers, the new laws affect the types of product which are on sale. For instance, the maximum siz
Apr 11, 2017 Yahoo!
added Apr 12, 2017 19:06
[UK] Smoking law changes: Ban on 10-packs of cigarettes comes in on 21 May with plain packaging made mandatory
Smokers will no longer be able to buy cigarettes in packs of 10 after a new law to deter young people from taking up the habit is introduced next month. From 21 May, shops will be banned from selling small bags of rolling tobacco and 10-packs of cigaret
Apr 12, 2017 The Independent (uk)
added Apr 12, 2017 15:30
It will be illegal to sell branded cigarettes from next month after the Supreme Court refused permission to the tobacco industry to appeal over standardised packaging legislation. This is the final domestic decision meaning that standardised packaging o
Apr 11, 2017 Press Association (uk)
added Apr 12, 2017 15:27