Tag Archives: smoking

New tobacco packs arrive in Devon marking change to law

The first cigarettes on sale in new, standardised packaging have been spotted in Devon

Posted on: 9 November 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Smoking rates in Devon lowest in country as Stoptober returns for fifth year

Smoking rates in Devon are the lowest ever on record at 12%, with a 15.5% rate across the South West. Sales of cigarettes across the region have fallen by 14.15% in the past year

Posted on: 21 September 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
Smoke free at Stover

Stover signs help keep park smoke and litter free

Stover Country Park near Newton Abbot is taking a lead in encouraging visitors to help keep the park smoke free. New signs have been placed throughout the park’s picnic areas and bird hide to thank visitors for helping keep Devon smoke free

Posted on: 17 June 2016 | Posted in: Environment

National lifestyle campaign launched to combat ill health in older age

Devon is getting behind a national campaign aimed to help adults across the country avoid future diseases caused by our lifestyles.

Posted on: 15 March 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Stoptober is back to offer support to quitters

Join the thousands who successfully quit smoking every year with Stoptober

Posted on: 28 September 2015 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Councils and health bosses sign pledge to tackle smoking

Councils and health organisations have joined together in a bid to tackle smoking in the North Devon and Torridge districts

Posted on: 3 September 2015 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing