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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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[Ireland] Smoking ban in outdoor food areas gets support of Independent.ie readers

More than 1,000 people voted in the poll, with some 66 per cent of readers agreeing that the smoking ban should be extended to the outdoor areas that serve food. Health Minister Simon Harris has been called on to change legislation regarding the issue
Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 26, 2018 02:21
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[Ireland] New proposal to ban smoking in outdoor food areas will 'denormalise' cigarette use

Yesterday, the Health Minister, Simon Harris, brought the proposal to cabinet. It was first tabled as a private members’ motion by Fine Gael senators, including Dr Reilly. “No conversation can begin about tobacco without remembering 6,000 men and women
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Apr 25, 2018 10:25
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[Ireland] Call for smoking ban to be extended to outdoor areas that serve food

Health Minister Simon Harris is to ask approval for the private members' motion, tabled by Fine Gael senators, at the meeting today. It would see the current smoking ban extended to al fresco dining areas. Some campaigners have condemned the move. Joh
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Apr 24, 2018 16:42
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[Ireland] Revealed: 60pc of litter on Dublin streets is 'cigarette waste'

Matches, cigarette butts and packets now account for 60pc of Dublin street litter, the National Litter Pollution Monitoring System (NLPMS) found in a report.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 15, 2018 18:16
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[Ireland] PICS: A factory capable of producing 250,000 illegal cigarettes per hour has been uncovered by Gardaí

this was the first time a commercial illicit cigarette production plant was discovered in the State and the factory was in full operation when Revenue officers and the Armed Support unit entered the premises. In total, 11 Eastern European men, aged betwe
Joe.ie (ie)
added Mar 17, 2018 14:39
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[Ireland] Eleven arrested after illegal cigarette factory uncovered in Co Louth

The discovery was made in Jenkinstown, Co Louth on Thursday morning. This is the first time a commercial illicit cigarette production plant was discovered in the State. Gardaí say the factory was in full operation when Revenue officers and the Armed S
Newstalk 106-108 FM (ie)
added Mar 15, 2018 22:57
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