News & Comment
Tue 13th September, 2016
Forest has criticised the use of taxpayers' money to promote an anti-smoking campaign on Facebook.
Thu 4th August, 2016
Forest has criticised plans to make the streets around Birmingham Children's Hospital a smoke free zone
Thu 23rd June, 2016
"The BMA has taken leave of its senses. E-cigarettes are often used by smokers who are trying to quit."
Fri 27th May, 2016
Forest has urged public health minister Jane Ellison to "politely decline" an award she has been given by the World Health Organisation to mark World No Tobacco Day.
Mon 23rd May, 2016
Forest calls on government to put the interests of legitimate retailers and consumers ahead of the demands of the tobacco control industry.
Thu 19th May, 2016
"Plain packaging is a declaration of war on consumers because the aim is to denormalise not just the product but also millions of adults who enjoy smoking."
Tue 17th May, 2016
Embattled smokers and opponents of plain packaging of tobacco will gather tonight at the Churchill War Rooms in Westminster.
Wed 4th May, 2016
Our reaction to European Court of Justice ruling that the European Union's Tobacco Products Directive is lawful.
Thu 31st March, 2016
Forest has urged local councils in the North West to review their funding of a regional anti-tobacco campaign group.
Thu 24th March, 2016
The next Scottish Government should review the smoking ban and allow designated smoking rooms in pubs and private members' clubs, says Forest.
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