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[Ireland] Minister calls on smokers to kick their littering habit

According to the 2017 National Litter Pollution Report, cigarette-related litter - mainly butts - was responsible for more than 56pc of rubbish discarded on the country's streets. Packaging items like cardboard, paper, bottles and caps, glass and cans c
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jun 20, 2018 13:34
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[Ireland] Smokers held responsible for most littering

A fifth of Irish people are smokers but their litter is responsible for more than half of that found on the country’s streets. Cigarette butts accounted for 52.5 per cent of the rubbish left on streets last year, but when boxes, wrappers, matches, match
Times Of London (uk)
added Jun 20, 2018 13:09
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[Ireland] Revenue ‘wants Drinagh man’s head on a platter’

John Daly, The Paddock, Drinagh, was convicted at a court sitting last October of selling cigarettes and tobacco, without paying duty on them. A SOLICITOR has asked why the Revenue Commissioners appear to ‘want his client’s head on a platter’.
The Southern Star (ie)
added Jun 13, 2018 06:15
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[Ireland] Ten men sent for trial over illegal cigarette factory in Louth

Ten men charged following the discovery of a multi-million euro illegal cigarette factory in Co. Louth have been sent forward for trial to Dundalk Circuit Court. The group of Bulgarian and Lithuanian nationals had been charged earlier contrary to the Fi
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jun 12, 2018 02:07
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[Ireland] ARCHIVE: Revenue seeking ‘pound of flesh’ in cigarette duty case

A solicitor representing a junior minister’s brother facing a charge of failing to declare €400 of cigarettes he had for sale in his shop yesterday queried why the Revenue Commissioners were seeking “a pound of flesh”. John Daly, of the Paddock, Drinag
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jun 12, 2018 02:03
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[Ireland] Stand-off between judge and Revenue drags out John Daly tobacco case

John Daly, brother of the junior health minister Jim Daly, has admitted having illegal tobacco for sale in his shop without having paid the necessary duty. The case has been before the judge Mary Dorgan on at least three occasions since October, but she
Times Of London (uk)
added Jun 12, 2018 02:00
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[Ireland] New signage on city playgrounds declares ‘smoke free zones’

Galway City Council has launched new ‘smoke-free zone’ signage for the city’s 30 playgrounds. The colourful signs aim to grab the attention of parents and children promoting an important health message that playgrounds are smoke-free environments. The
Connacht Tribune (ie)
added May 22, 2018 15:40
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Dramatic drop in smoking among teenagers in Ireland

The research used data from two surveys, conducted in 1995 and 2005, to track smoking habits. In 1995 the number of young people who smoked was 41 per cent but this figure dropped to 13 per cent by 2015, according to the report published in the BMJ Open
Times Of London (uk)
added May 3, 2018 19:49
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[Ireland] Number of Irish teenagers smoking has dropped dramatically since 1995 - study finds

The number of teenagers aged between 15 and 16 years old has dramatically dropped since 1995, a new study revealed on Wednesday. It said 41% of teens in that age bracket would fond of a fag over 20 years ago, compared to just 13% in 2015. Nine out of 2
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added May 3, 2018 19:33
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[Ireland] Poll: Should smoking be banned in outdoors eating areas?

We’re asking: Should smoking be banned in outdoors eating areas? Yes No I don't know
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Apr 26, 2018 11:51
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