Buying tobacco for young people is not doing them a favour Reply

We are delighted that the Scottish Grocers’ Federation and the National Federation of Retail Newsagents are both supportive of our #notafavour campaign.

This campaign aims to reduce proxy purchase – where an adult buys tobacco and passes it on to someone too young to buy it themselves – by challenging the attitudes and assumptions that lead adults to do this. More…

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Polluters should help fund public health Reply

 

I was interested to read in the papers over the festive season that some researchers have reviewed Scotland’s recent Public Health Supplement and found that while the “supplement” part of the deal delivered a substantive and reliable income, the “public health” element of the scheme was rather lacking. More…