A couple have finally ditched the fags after smoking a staggering 15,000 cigarettes every year.

John and Lesley Bersey, who have smoked since they were teenagers, will be celebrating their smoke-free victory by putting all the cash they have saved towards a holiday.

The Althorne duo used to smoke about 40 cigarettes a day and had tried patches, gum and fake fags in a bid to kick the compulsion.

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