News & Comment
Fri 28th July, 2017
"There are numerous reasons people start smoking or continue to smoke and nicotine is only one of them."
Tue 18th July, 2017
Forest has criticised the targets set by government in its new Tobacco Control Plan and called on ministers to consult consumers before introducing any further measures.
Mon 17th July, 2017
Forest urged the Scottish Prison Service to put "common sense" ahead of "anti-smoking politics" and abandon plans to make Scotland's prisons smoke free.
Sat 1st July, 2017
Forest has urged the government to reject calls for a further programme of anti-smoking measures.
Thu 29th June, 2017
Public opinion is split on whether to allow separate, well-ventilated smoking rooms in pubs and private members' clubs, including working men's clubs.
Mon 26th June, 2017
The smoking ban decimated England’s pubs and hurt local communities, according to a report published today.
Tue 16th May, 2017
The new regulations on tobacco "infantilise" consumers and will make no difference to public health, says Forest.
Thu 11th May, 2017
Forest has welcomed the Labour party's commitment to a 'National Review of Local Pubs' to 'examine the causes for the large-scale demise of pubs', but has accused the party of "stunning hypocrisy".
Fri 14th April, 2017
Forest has slammed proposals to ban smoking in beer gardens, saying it could put the future of many more pubs at risk.
Fri 31st March, 2017
The Welsh Government has been urged to review the impact of the smoking ban in Wales and allow designated smoking rooms in pubs and clubs.
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