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Smoking ban for play areas considered

PARENTS could be banned from smoking in play areas under a tobacco crackdown.

The County Durham Tobacco Alliance is consulting on making all 178 outdoor play areas owned by Durham County Council smoke-free zones. 174 more words

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Groups pushing for various smoking bans in Lubbock

The West Texas Smoke-Free Coalition presented its case to the Health Board after months of public concern. They’re urging city leaders to consider amending the current smoking ordinance, which bans smoking in most public places, but not bars, hotels, motels or bingo halls. 396 more words

Smoking Ban


I’m still fuming following a spat with the recently announced young Conservative PCC for Mansfield Fraser McFarland. I commented on his Facebook post at this news and simply said Save Our Pubs and Clubs amendthesmokingban.com. 176 more words


Tobacco Taxes


I came across this blog today and agreed with this sentiment – “I would rather see more money going to honest tobacco smugglers as opposed to parasites in government. 28 more words


A Nation of Killjoys

Gallup released it’s latest poll asking, “Should smoking in all public places be banned, or not?” The response:

The proper — and until Americans got all Euro schoolmarmish,  91 more words

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Proposed smoking ban at NJ parks and beaches

There is a bill working its way through the New Jersey state legislature that would ban smoking in all public parks and beaches in the state. 206 more words


Lawmakers aim to ban smoking from all NJ beaches

MANASQUAN, N.J. (AP) — To smoke or not to smoke?

That is the question smoldering on New Jersey’s beaches as the state awaits a decision by Gov. 107 more words