The governement estimates that during its £5.7 million Stoptober campaign this October over quarter of a million people pledged to give up smoking for good. It is estimated that there are about 8 million smokers in the UK .
Research suggests that if you can quit smoking for 4-5 weeks you are more than 5 times likely to stay smoke free for life.
If you were not one of the successful ones its not to late & you can still access support here https://smokefree.nhs.uk/stoptober/index.php/account/register/
It is estimated that every year over 300,000 children under 16 try their first cigarette.
If you are concerned that your children may be smoking you can purchase smoking test kits here