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[Ireland] Over 300 retailers targeted in sting operations to see if they're selling cigarettes to under 18s

A TOTAL OF 306 retailers around the country were targeted in sting sales operations in the first nine months of last year to see if they were selling cigarettes to minors. The ‘test’ tobacco sales to minors are carried out by the Health Service Executiv
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jan 23, 2018 00:44
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[Ireland] RTE under fire for actors striking up on TV shows

Ash says it is concerned about any role the tobacco industry could have in the development of film or television in Ireland. Ash chairman Patrick Doorley said: “We have written to the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland and RTE looking for clarification. I
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 22, 2018 20:10
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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] You're twice as likely to develop mental health problems if you smoke, HSE says

SMOKERS ARE TWICE as likely to develop mental health issues than those who don’t indulge, research from an Irish health study has found. Dr Paul Kavanagh, Director of Public Health Medicine North East, Specialist in Public Health Medicine and Advisor to
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jan 11, 2018 00:03
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[Ireland, UK] Cigarette firm’s offer is laughable, says Cancer Society

Plans by the tobacco company that makes Marlboro cigarettes to help people to stop smoking are laughable... Donal Buggy, of the Irish Cancer Society, said that it had no intention of engaging with any tobacco company. “It’s laughable that they think they
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 8, 2018 15:24
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There are more quitters than smokers in Ireland

The HSE’s latest Quit campaign has seen the publication of a new survey which shows that there are now over 1 million people in the country who’ve successfully quit smoking. The Healthy Ireland Survey found that about 22% of Irish adults are smokers, 18
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jan 5, 2018 12:42
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[Ireland] Smoking bans make married people happier than anyone else

A study led by Dr Eugenio Zucchelli of Lancaster University looked at people’s own assessments of their psychological well-being both before and after the introduction of the bans in Scotland and England using a quasi-experimental design.
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jan 2, 2018 03:26
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[Ireland] Tobacco tax rise driving smokers to black market

The Irish government was warned that increasing the duty on cigarettes by 50 cent in the recent budget may not yield any extra revenue. Revenue officials told the Department of Finance that the increasing cost of tobacco was driving more Irish smokers t
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 18, 2017 20:48
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[Ireland] How Smoke-Free Campuses Went Global

While Trinity's future as a smoke-free campus is as yet uncertain, universities across America and Australia have had no hesitation buying into the idea.
University Times (Trinity College) (ie)
added Dec 13, 2017 13:54
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[Ireland] EDITORIAL: A Lamentable Snap Election, Welcome TCDSU Election Changes, Smoke-Free Zones

Let’s not forget that non-smokers are, by an order of magnitude, in the majority – and that most of them do not believe the inhalation of secondhand smoke to be a necessary part of whatever banter these people hold dear.
University Times (Trinity College) (ie)
added Nov 26, 2017 23:17
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