In this edition of London Life you'll hear reaction to a vote in parliament for a total ban on smoking in enclosed places.
By mid-2007 you will not be allowed to smoke in restaurants and pubs.
This programme includes interviews with some smokers who are also regulars at a pub called The Red Lion.
Are they for or against the ban on smoking?
Vocabulary from the programme
a law that will make it illegal e.g. to smoke
Most people in London are for a total ban on smoking in public places
a location with walls e.g. a restaurant
Enclosed public places include pubs, restaurants and private clubs.
Smokers breathe out second-hand smoke.
breathing in other people's smoke
Many doctors say that passive smoking is a serious health risk.
someone who is often at a particular pub
The regulars at the pub know each other well.
Go to the Words in the News story about the smoking ban
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