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There has been an angry reaction to the news that smoking will be prohibited in council play parks, car parks and courtyards in Edinburgh.

Significant reduction in the number of smokers who joined the quit smoking challenge compared to last year.

Forest has accused ASH of "breathtaking hypocrisy" following claims that quitting smoking will lift people out of poverty.

Outdoor smoking bans are driven by council officials and public health bodies rather than in response to health risks or public demand, says a new report.

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"Tobacco is not an illegal substance yet the government is persecuting a minority. I think that's a disgrace in a social democracy."

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  • Fully expect this to be as successful as other hospital smoking bans (that is, a failure). https://t.co/QxtP7Feq6Q via @BelTel
    Tue 9 Feb, 2016
  • Wonder if @BathTR are beginning to get nervous about their own funding. https://t.co/iC73KFlJVC
    Tue 9 Feb, 2016
  • "There may be sound reasons behind the WHO's argument but smoking is often integral to characters and storylines." https://t.co/SZ9YCKUnmU
    Sat 6 Feb, 2016
  • "In terms of public health, the impact of Smokefree South West closing will be negligible." Simon Clark, Forest https://t.co/n9Mvqk6PV3
    Fri 5 Feb, 2016

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