The House of Commons has voted to support having plain packaging (with prominent health warnings) for cigarettes. This move could save thousands of lives as this last form of cigarette advertising is abolished.
New law to stop smoking in cars with children
Parliament have voted in favour of new regulations to come in from 1st October that will make it an offence to smoke in a private vehicle with children present. Having a smokefree home and car is the most effective way to protect children's health from the dangers of secondhand smoke.
Oxfordshire Smoking Advice Service closing:
APRIL 2015 please contact Oxfordshire County Council Public Health Team
with any queries about smoking cessation and tobacco control services in Oxfordshire. Stop Smoking Advisors will still be available to help you at your GP surgery or pharmacy.