- The Supreme Court will not hear an appeal by Imperial Tobacco Group subsidiary Sinclair Collis over legislation to ban sales of tobacco from vending machines in England.

Imperial Tobacco says Sinclair Collis - the group's cigarette vending machine subsidiary - is now focussed on meeting its responsibility to comply with the implementation of the ban by 1 October.

At 3:20pm: [LON:IMT] Imperial Tobacco Group share price was -40.5p at 2110.5p

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