Tag: legislation

obese child
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Sturgeon urged to act on junk food price promos

Health groups and campaigners have united to call on the First Minister to curtail promotions on food and...

HMRC logo
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Track and trace: HMRC issues tobacco products guidance

HMRC has published information about how the forthcoming 'track and trace' regulations will affect retailers selling and storing...

Antony Begley
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What exactly is our role in driving the health agenda?

If you haven’t had a look online at the Scottish Government’s public consultation document on ‘Reducing Health Harms...

TV ad for alcohol
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Ban on pre-watershed booze ads in pipeline

The Scottish government has unveiled plans to ban alcohol advertising on TV before the 9pm watershed. The proposal...

Scottish Parliament
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New business rates legislation on ScotGov’s agenda

The Scottish Government has signalled its intention to introduce a Non-Domestic Rates Bill to implement recommendations from the...

obese child
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Food-to-go promos in crosshairs as Scottish Government tackles obesity

Measures to restrict promotion of foods high in fat, sugar and salt within food-to-go outlets feature prominently in...

Sajid javid
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Usdaw seeks Home Secretary meeting to push shopworkers’ protection

Shopworkers’ trade union leader John Hannett has welcomed an indication from the Home Secretary that he will look...

retail violence caught on CCTV
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SRC calls for more protection for retail workers

The Scottish Retail Consortium (SRC) has thrown its weight behind Daniel Johnson MSP’s proposed Protection of Workers Bill...

Antony Begley
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Friends and colleagues: support the Protection of Workers consultation

Let’s face it, if you work in a shop in Scotland you already know that abuse, threats and...

Daniel Johnson
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Law to protect shop workers moves closer

MSP Daniel Johnson has launched a proposal for new legislation to protect retail staff from violence while at...