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[UK] Sheffield man believed to be first person prosecuted for smoking in a car with children

Jake Downing was stopped by police in the north-eastern town of Morpeth while he was smoking a cigarette with a child sitting beside him. It has been illegal to smoke in a vehicle carrying someone under the age of 18 since October last year, but police
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 27, 2016 11:26

[UK] Court fines Sheffield man caught smoking in car with child

A Sheffield man has been fined after being caught smoking in a car with a child – in what is thought to be one of the first prosecutions of its kind. Jake Downing was stopped in his van by police on the A1 in Morpeth, Northumberland, and was found to be
The Star / Sheffield Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 27, 2016 11:25

[UK] Driver caught smoking in car with a child becomes first in country to be taken to court for prosecution and fine

Jake Downing, 28, was stopped in his van by police on the A1 in Morpeth, Northumberland, and was found to be puffing away on a cigarette with a youngster in a car seat beside him. ..Downing, from Sheffield, pleaded guilty to smoking in avehicle in which a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 23, 2016 16:59
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[Asia, India] Maharashtra govt proposes to ban smoking on pavements

The matter will be brought up in the next state health committee meeting. “We are hoping to ban smoking on roads, if they are declared public property, just like railway stations and hospitals,” said Dr Sadhana Tayade, assistant director at Directorate o
Indian Express
added Sep 21, 2016 15:21

[UK] Whatever happened to MotoGP’s fag money?

Any fag-funded racers who didn’t like smoking? Plenty – racers are athletes who have to be seriously fit and strong, so most have an inbuilt hatred of smoking. John Kocinski, who raced for Marlboro Yamaha and Lucky Strike Suzuki, was very anti-smoking.
Motorcycle News (uk)
added Sep 19, 2016 15:21

[UK-Northern Ireland] Police issue cigarette warning to drivers after motorway oil spill

A MAJOR oil spill affecting motorway traffic has led to police warning drivers not to discard lit cigarettes on the road.
The Irish News (uk)
added Sep 18, 2016 23:33

[UK] Law banning smoking in cars with children 'not working' after London police stop just two smokers a year

Figures from the Met police show that the force has stopped two motorists caught smoking with children in a car since the law came in on October 1 — and neither was issued with a penalty. Smoking is prohibited in any vehicle carrying anyone under 18 — a
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Sep 8, 2016 12:48

[UK] Smoker striking up in his car exploded by liquefied petroleum gas leak

CCTV footage shows a man sitting in his car, when he produces a lighter from his pocket and strikes it up. At that very moment, the car explodes; all its doors are blown off, its windows vaporised and its mechanics fried.
Daily Star (uk)
added Sep 5, 2016 20:36

[Asia, Thailand] Smoking banned in all taxis

Bangkok Post (th)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:44

[Asia-pacific] Thailand's Smoking Ban In Taxis Set To Kick Off Sept 1

A total ban on smoking in all taxis running across Thailand will be effective on Sept 1, with violators to be fined up to 2,000 baht each
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:43
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