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Bristol bans smoking in certain public places

Bristol yesterday became the first UK city to introduce a new pilot scheme that has banned smoking in certain public places. The voluntary smoking ban is being trialled at two of the city’s busiest outdoor areas.  Millennium and Anchor Squares … Continue reading

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Cigarettes more lethal now than they were 50 years ago

Underhand tactics carried out by cigarette companies have resulted in cigarettes being both more deadly and more addictive than they were half a century ago, according to a leading charity. The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids have released an incredible 42-page … Continue reading

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Ireland to join Australia in having plain cigarette packets

‘Ban tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship’ is the theme of this year’s World No Tobacco Day according to the World Health Organization (WHO) – a specialised United Nations agency responsible for monitoring public health and also the pioneers of other … Continue reading

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