£7 million of cigarettes seized in England and Wales

A joint operation by HM Revenue and Customs, Border Force, police and local authorities has resulted in £7 million worth of illicit cigarettes being seized across England and Wales. Approximately 13 million cigarettes and 4,300 kgs of tobacco were confiscated as the UK government seeks to reduce the illegal tobacco market.

Source: https://www.cityam.com/13m-illegal-cigarettes-seized-from-uk-streets-as-black-market-booms/