Headlines Tagged with UK — 30,442 headlines found
In 2017/18, all mental health trusts will become smoke-free, expanding to all acute trusts in 2018/19, leading to all NHS estates becoming smoke-free by 2019/20.
Mar 31, 2017 National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:34
The Brexit vote has been good for Imperial Brands, Britain’s second biggest tobacco company. The firm behind Winston and Golden Virginia said profits in the first half of the year would be 13%-14% higher because of the fall in sterling since the vote.
Mar 31, 2017 London Evening Standard (uk)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:31
[UK] University of Bristol Students Demand Name Change For Wills Memorial Building Over ‘Slave Trade Links’
the tower currently “glorifies” a man who “profited greatly” from slave-grown tobacco...Wills made his fortune through the his family’s tobacco and cigarette business, W.D. & H.O. Wills, which would later become a founding member of Imperial Tobacco. The
Mar 29, 2017 Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:29
** Booker, the British wholesaler that has agreed to a 3.7 billion pound ($4.6 billion) takeover by Tesco, said quarterly sales growth had slowed, with tobacco sales hurt by a shop display ban and plain packaging restrictions.
Mar 30, 2017 Reuters
added Mar 31, 2017 18:05
[UK] Woman, 41, who lost 26 kilos after ditching her pack-a-day smoking habit addresses conference in her BATHING SUIT to encourage women 'to get comfortable being uncomfortable'
At 26, Ms Locaso was overweight. But after kicking her pack-a-day smoking habit, she gained the confidence to kick other habits, and dropped 26 kilos in one year
Mar 30, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:04
The cut-price tobacco and cigarettes are being sold through Facebook's Marketplace pages Undercover reporters arranged to meet a seller in Tunbridge Wells and purchased items marketed as Mayfair cigarettes and Amber Leaf rolling tobacco. When analysed,
Mar 30, 2017 BBC Online
added Mar 31, 2017 03:07
Booker, the wholesaler behind convenience store brands including Budgens and Londis, which is the target of a £3.7bn takeover by Tesco, has suffered a sharp fall in tobacco sales after a ban on displaying cigarette packets in shops.
Mar 30, 2017 The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:50
The recent cuts made to public health budgets in the UK are therefore a "false economy" and are set to cost an already overstretched NHS and the wider economy "billions," conclude the researchers, who warn other countries to think again before going down
Mar 29, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:27
Many interventions (particularly around smoking cessation) produced a net cost-saving for the NHS, that is, the intervention was more effective and cheaper than the comparator.27 Most interventions were highly cost-effective with a very low cost per QALY:
Mar 29, 2017 Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health
added Mar 30, 2017 11:23
[UK] Under age children sold illicit cigarettes that were a fire risk claims trading standards as off licence review is ordered
Calls have been made to review the license of Europa on Broad Street, March, after illicit tobacco and cigarettes were discovered there last month. A March off-licence that allegedly sold illicit cigarettes to under age children – risking their health in
Mar 29, 2017 Cambs Times (uk)
added Mar 29, 2017 19:01