Tag: government

Mims Davies
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Minister seeks to raise lottery age limit

Under-18s could be barred from buying National Lottery products, the Minister for Sports & Civil Society has said....

Woodlands local convenience store
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Shoppers want government to get behind indy stores, finds survey

Nearly three quarters (72%) of GB consumers want the government to do more to back the growth of...

Sweets
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Sugar tax ‘unlikely’ to be included in delayed childhood obesity strategy

The UK Government has said it is unlikely to introduce a sugar tax. Such a move, which has...

Houses of Parliament
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New Enterprise Bill gets behind small businesses

A clampdown on the late payment of insurance claims and the introduction of a Small Business Commissioner are...

Man using electronic cigarette
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E-cigs are ‘game changer’ says Public Health England

The e-cig category has been given a major boost after Public Health England said e-cigarettes were 95% less...

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Government invests more in Healthy Living scheme

The Scottish Government is to invest a further £302,000 in the SGF Healthy Living Programme, allowing the venture...

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Shopworkers’ union anger at government stance on violent crime

Usdaw, the shopworkers’ union, has reacted with dismay to Chris Grayling’s failure to rule out cuts to the...