Countdown to a smoke-free Scotland

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Nov 11 2004

Ban on smoking in force by 2006

By Magnus Gardham, Daily Record, Glasgow

JACK McConnell yesterday announced an all-out ban on smoking in public places.

In a historic speech to Parliament, the First Minister started the countdown to a smoke-free Scotland.

The ban will come into force in March 2006 and will apply to pubs, clubs, restaurants, workplaces and almost all other public places.

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