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[UK-Northern Ireland] Poll: Should Northern Ireland ban smoking in cars where children are passengers?

The call came from the Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke Association which warned that many motorists are harming their own children's health. The intervention came ahead of a vote in the House of Commons today on whether or not people should be p
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 10, 2014 15:37

[UK] PAPE: Please protect me from smoking in cars

My father smoked since he was a teenager and stopped only last year. Thankfully, he never smoked when I was in the car with him but not everyone is as considerate. Young people dislike the taste and smell of cigarette fumes. Friends who've been in cars (uk)
added Feb 10, 2014 15:31

[UK] 'Car smoking ban is LIBERAL thing to do': Lib Dem health minister defies Clegg to predict law will be in force within a year

Ken Clarke, the cigar-smoking minister without portfolio, said police would not spend their time checking if people were lighting up in cars An opinion poll in 2012 by YouGov found that 80 per cent of all adults and 65 per cent of smokers backed a ban on
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 9, 2014 23:20

[UK] Doctors: Smoking 'causes 40 sudden infant deaths'

On Thursday, 692 doctors, nurses and other health professionals and experts had signed up to support the ban on smoking in cars.Their letter in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) said: Secondhand exposure to tobacco smoke is a major cause of ill health i
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Feb 9, 2014 23:11

[UK] Mayor backs smoking ban in cars

Boris Johnson has joined leading medics in urging MPs to vote in favour of outlawing smoking in cars carrying children. The Mayor of London said the practice was so "disgusting" and harmful to youngsters' health that even libertarians such as him should
Press Association (uk)
added Feb 9, 2014 21:35

[UK] Boris Johnson joins leading medics in calling for smoking ban in cars carrying children ($$)

The Independent (uk)
added Feb 9, 2014 21:34

[UK] Smoking ban in cars carrying children expected to be passed

Senior Conservatives in the cabinet are split over how to vote in the Commons on Monday as a move to ban smoking in cars with children is expected to be passed with Labour support. David Cameron, citing the need to visit flood-affected areas, is likely
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 9, 2014 21:29
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[UK] Car smoking: MPs set to vote on ban when children present

If the Commons backs the amendment to the Children and Families Bill, it will give the Health Secretary the power to bring in a ban in England. But it would not immediately mean a change in the law. Last week, more than 700 health experts wrote an open
BBC Online
added Feb 9, 2014 21:28
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[UK] David Cameron urged to support car smoking ban ahead of vote in Commons

David Cameron was under pressure on Saturday night to clarify whether he would support a ban on smoking in cars carrying children, as health experts raised new questions over links between his chief election strategist Lynton Crosby and the tobacco indus
The Observer (uk)
added Feb 9, 2014 21:26

UK MPs to vote over ban on smoking in cars carrying children

Smokers in England will soon be banned from smoking in cars with children inside, if MPs vote in favour of a ban as expected on Monday. Ministers have been offered a free vote on the measure, with the cabinet split on how to respond and Labour backing th
Financial Times (uk)
added Feb 9, 2014 21:24
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