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    Yesterday, new regulations came into force that prohibit smoking in cars where children are present. This is a landmark moment in the fight for better public health. The new regulations only came about because of a marathon effort from my predecessor as Labour’s Shadow Public Health Minister, Luciana Berger, our health spokesperson in the House of Lords, Philip Hunt and the great work of the British Lung Foundation. The Lords is where Labour forced a vote last year to give the Health Secretary the power to ban smoking in cars with children. Following this demonstration of Parliamentary opinion, Ministers tabled […]
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