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Wednesday 21st July 2021

Thousands of illegal cigarettes among items seized in Wigan raids

Officers from Wigan Council conducted seven visits across the borough following tip-offs from members of…

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Wednesday 21st July 2021

Sniffer dog uncovered thousands of illegal cigarettes at Oldham shop

A stash of illicit cigarettes was found hidden in the back of a shop, thanks…

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Wednesday 21st July 2021

Illegal Tobacco Myth Busters

Did you know? We want to Keep Illegal Tobacco Out because of our aims to Make…

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Monday 19th July 2021

Normanton shop surrenders licence following counterfeit cigarette claims by West Yorkshire Police and Wakefield Council

A shop accused of selling counterfeit cigarettes has given up its licence to sell alcohol.

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Monday 19th July 2021

Let’s stamp out illegal tobacco in Greater Manchester – Baroness Beverley Hughes

Baroness Beverley Hughes, Greater Manchester’s Deputy Mayor for Policing, Crime, Criminal Justice and Fire, on…

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Friday 2nd July 2021

Hull shop stashed 12,000 cigarettes in secret toilet compartment

Raids across Hull in a clampdown on illegal cigarettes have seen £60,000 worth of illicit…

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Friday 2nd July 2021

Police find £10k of illegal tobacco in raids on Southampton stores

Illegal tobacco worth £10,000 has been seized from three Southampton shops. Hampshire police’s sniffer dog…

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Friday 2nd July 2021

Thousands of illegal cigarettes found hidden in tubs of sweets and under the till in shop raid

A convenience store in Levenshulme will have its licence reviewed after almost 2,000 illegal cigarettes…

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Tuesday 29th June 2021

Crackdown on illegal tobacco to help keep Greater Manchester kids smoke-free

People in Greater Manchester are being encouraged to help keep kids safe and smoke-free by…

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Wednesday 23rd June 2021

An anonymous story

“The guy who used to live next door to my gran when I was growing…

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