Posts Tagged ‘ASH Wales’

Keep the Ban

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

By Professor Steve Tomlinson, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Cardiff University and Chairman of ASH Wales Wales’s smoke-free premises legislation has proved to be one of our most successful public health measures, now accepted by more than 80% of the public, and a clear signal that Wales is tough on tobacco. Although Wales once led calls [...]

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Protecting children from tobacco marketing

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Guest Blog by Elen de Lacy, chief executive of ASH Wales Every day in Wales an estimated 38 teenagers try smoking cigarettes, introducing them to a deadly product often for the rest of their life. This week the UK government launched its consultation on standardised packaging for cigarettes which aims to reduce the appeal of [...]

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