The IEA reacts to plans for plain packaging

Christopher Snowdon has featured heavily in the media concerning plans to change the law to ensure that cigarettes are sold in plain packages. Speaking on Radio 4's Today Programme and BBC Five Live, Chris argued that the policy was completely misguided. Chris's comments also featured on ITV News online, BBC News online, The Daily Mail and CityAM, while Dr Stephen Davies discussed the topic on Sky News.  To read the press release, click here.

 

 

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Chris Snowdon appears on BBC Radio Gloucestershire

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