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New report calls for restrictions on vaping on NHS hospital grounds to be lifted with smokers given the option of designated smoking areas

Forest has criticised calls to raise the legal age for buying tobacco from 18 to 21.

Forest Ireland has welcomed a call by a leading Senator for the Irish government to embrace vaping as an alternative to smoking ...

Forest has criticised a proposed bill that would make it an offence to smoke on NHS sites in England.

Proposal to ban smoking in outdoor dining areas in St Helier, Jersey, is a 'solution in search of a problem', says Forest.

Forest director Simon Clark said, "No-one has the right to smoke in jail but smoking is one of the few pleasures many prisoners have."

A former minister has been given the title 'Nanny-in-Chief 2018' for "outstanding services to the nanny state" at a dinner in Dublin.

"Reaching into smokers’ homes takes tobacco control in a new and rather sinister direction."

Golden Nanny Awards shortlist revealed

Mon 12th November, 2018

Forest Ireland has announced the shortlist for its Golden Nanny Awards to be held in Dublin next week.

Forest has criticised a new smoking policy that has been imposed on employees of a local council in Scotland.

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