The Winter edition includes an update on a major project on smoking during pregnancy, proposals in England and across Europe to make smoking less attractive to children, smokefree playgrounds and an update on Stoptober
New research in the North East shows that less illegal tobacco is being bought and sold on the streets of the North East
Australia becomes the first country in the world to introduce standardised tobacco boxes.
The incredible response from the North East to the Government’s consultation on plain, standardised tobacco packaging, the new Keep It Out campaign on illegal tobacco, and looked ahead to a major quitting campaign in the Autumn.
Looking ahead to the national consultation on plain, standardised tobacco packaging (which closed August 2012) and the evidence it would help prevent children taking up smoking, evaluation from the “Every Breath” campaign, and highlighted the latest figures on the cost of smoking to the North East.
Read about the launch of the hard hitting Every Breath campaign aimed at raising awareness of the link between smoking and COPD. It also exposed the tobacco industry’s latest attempts to hook young female smokers through seductive packaging.