No Smoking at the Gates Launch

Smoke Free School Gates Launch

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The children in our school told the School Council that they didn’t like having to walk past people smoking outside of the school gate.

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We worked with ASH Cymru and Swansea Council to launch Swansea Council’s Smoke Free School Gates Campaign.

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Lots of people came to our school.

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We explained how the campaign affects us and the Rights of the Child that link to it.

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We made a video.  You can watch it here.

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No Smoking at the Gates from Sea View Community Primary Schoo on Vimeo.

We performed a song that singing club wrote with Mr. Williams and Miss Thomas.  You can hear it here.

 

Lots of people were interested.  We were featured on the BBC Website, ITV Website, The Wave and BBC News.  See the links below.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-west-wales-37851664

http://www.thewave.co.uk/news/local/smoking-banned-at-citys-school-gates/

http://www.itv.com/news/wales/2016-11-03/swansea-school-gates-declared-smoke-free/

http://www.southwales-eveningpost.co.uk/parents-to-be-told-not-to-smoke-outside-school-gates-in-swansea-as-council-extends-smoke-free-zones/story-29806225-detail/story.html

http://www.swansea.gov.uk/article/29575/School-gates-are-the-target-for-smoke-free-areas-in-Swansea

 

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