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Standardised tobacco cigarette packing could be regulated in the UK

The UK government intends to publish draft regulations on introducing standardised tobacco packaging by the end of April 2014.

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The government has issued health warnings due to high levels of air pollution spreading across England today and tomorrow.

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Medical Alert COPD wrist band

Medical Alert wrist bands that allow ambulance staff to quickly identify patients with COPD are now available from Breathe Easy Portsmouth South.

15th birthday

Breathe Easy Norwich are 15 years young and celebrate in style


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Over 10,000 runners will take part in the Great Edinburgh Run in the Scottish Capital. If you’re one of them, we would love your support. The 10km route will take you past Edinburgh Castle, through the famous cobbles of the Royal Mile and past the Scottish Parliament building. It is regarded as one of the most scenic 10k courses in the world.


Celebrating 31 years in Belfast, the Deep Rock Belfast City Marathon 2013 takes place on May Bank Holiday Monday. It starts at Belfast City Hall and finishes at Ormeau Park. There’s something for everyone, including a marathon walk, team relay, wheelchair race and fun run.


Follow in the footsteps of the group of celebrities led by David Walliams and take part in this exhilarating challenge and cycle the furthest possible distance in the British Isles. Starting at Land's End on the south-westerly tip of England, taking in Cornwall, Dartmoor, Somerset, Preston, Carlisle, and then skirting the beautiful Lake District and into Scotland this is one trip not to be missed!


The Jurassic Coast is England's first natural world heritage site. The trek starts on the cliffs above Swanage in Dorset before winding 23 miles along the rugged coastline.

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