Smokers in Nottinghamshire are being urged to take part in the first ever "mass" quit attempt next month, as part of the NHS "Stoptober" scheme.
Jo Hopkin from NHS Nottinghamshire County discusses the benefits quitting has.
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It will be hot with sunny spells today and feeling humid. Thundery showers are possible later.
Expected to be largely fine and hot but with isolated thunderstorms
Health professionals are advising people to take extra care in hot weather.