Nicotine

Vending machines: official axe date Oct 2011

Pub fag machine ban from Oct 2011

By John Harrington

The Government plans to ban cigarette vending machines from pubs in England from 1 October 2011. The ban will cost a huge £709m to the industry, smokers and the Government in lost revenue.

Sales from vending machines could be banned and pushed under the counter

Government urged to shelve tobacco plans

By Ewan Turney

The Tobacco Manufacturers Association has called on the Government to shelve plans to push sales under the counter — a point backed by the BII.

Tough alternatives to fag vending machine ban

Tough alternatives to fag vending machine ban

By John Harrington

Tough measures to stop sales to children are proposed as an alternative to an outright ban on cigarette vending machines. This weekend the Government...