Scotland could become the first country in Europe to crack down on vaping amid concerns that children might take up e-cigarettes.
Holyrood will consider restricting publicity and promotion by vape companies, preventing them from advertising on billboards, bus shelters or in leaflets.
Joe FitzPatrick, the Scottish public health minister, confirmed that the Scottish government was looking at ways to cut down children’s exposure to the products. He said: “This will make Scotland the first country in Europe to do so. [...]