Quit for good this Stoptober

6 October 2021
Thurrock Council is calling on the borough's smokers to quit for Stoptober and join the 2.3 million others who have made a quit attempt since it launched in 2012.
Cllr Allen Mayes, Cabinet member for health, said: "Smoking remains one of the leading causes of premature death. Smoking is also a significant health issue here in Thurrock where around 680 people die prematurely from smoking every year.