More than 200 inmates at Perth Prison have had support from NHS Tayside to help them kick the habit since smoking was outlawed at the jail.
As Dundee City Council bans its workers from smoking during office hours, how enforceable is the policy and what rights do employees have when it comes to breaks? Michael Alexander looks at the bigger picture.
The governor of Perth Prison has given his backing to the controversial move to offer vaping kits to inmates.
Smoking in parks and playgrounds in Dundee could be "banned" by spring if a proposal is passed by councillors next week.
NHS Tayside has introduced a complete smoking ban in its mental health wards.
There are two types of people in the world: those who misuse the word "literally" and those upset by such abuse of the English language.
Sir, – Your article in today’s Courier (December 6) concerning smoking in cars has angered me, as I consider it an infringement of my human rights, and question where the statistics came from.
Sir, - This year marks the 10th anniversary of the ban on smoking in public places.