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Sweet tobacco;Child File;The Week in Education;Briefing;News and opinion

CLAIRE Ward, Labour MP for Watford, has called on the Government to ban the sale of sweet chewing tobacco imported from India as it is aimed at a young market. Doctors have reported a rise in pre-cancerous mouth lesions among children. Trading standards officers in Birmingham found that eight out of 10 shops were willing to sell the product to under-16s.

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