Benjamin Harris was a maverick in the early days of journalism. He was not alone but he definitely stood out from the crowd.
FRESH SMELL BEST PART OF SMOKING BAN
THREE quarters of adults support the smoking ban. And only 70 people have been fined for not stubbing out.
CAR CLAMP MUM ENDS 36HR DEMO
MUM Lisa Martin ended her protest at being wheel-clamped yesterday after 36 hours chained in her car.
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. The Government survey to mark three months since the ban began on July 1 found that almost half of all smokers, 47 per cent, backed the ban. But she needed a jumpstart to get going in Pontypool.
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Copyright 2007 Gale, Cengage Learning. Only 37 per cent did not. Drinkers and diners said the best benefit was not stinking of smoke after a night out. Just two per cent of the 275,000 businesses affected by the ban were found to be flouting it. They also said there was a better atmosphere and cleaner air