Big Brother Britain & Civil Liberties
Fight against UK governments attack on our civil liberties with Big Brother Britain initiatives

Posts Tagged ‘smoking ban

Teenagers, thou shalt not smoke

9 December, 2008

Another pointless piece of tokenism by this control obsessed Labour government is the ban on displaying cigarettes, ostensibly to discourage under age smokers. A commendable goal, but surely even they can work out that it is not the display of cigarettes that encourages youngsters to smoke, but easy access, peer pressure and so on, none […]

Another example of Big Brother Britain in Redbridge

5 November, 2008

Over at British Politics, there is another example of local government officials demonstrating that they know best, in that officious Big Brother Britain manner that is unique to local and national government. Councillors have decided to ban any foster parents that smoke, from 2012. This takes no account of whether or not these ‘smokers’ do so […]