# alcohol - Friday 14 June, 2013
The joys of public transport.
# alcohol - Thursday 13 June, 2013
Prices rose by 0.4 per cent in the year to May.
# alcohol - Tuesday 11 June, 2013
US alcohol manufacturers might soon reveal calorie content and other nutritional information on bottles and cans, should Ireland do likewise? asks Molly Garboden.
# alcohol - Monday 10 June, 2013
The reports are published on the Child Law Project website, which was launched earlier this year.
# alcohol - Saturday 8 June, 2013
# alcohol - Friday 7 June, 2013
Are we going “out”, or are we going “out out”?
# alcohol - Thursday 6 June, 2013
# alcohol - Sunday 2 June, 2013
The Minister was slow to comment on a proposed ban on drinks firms sponsoring sports events today.
# alcohol - Friday 31 May, 2013
Iarnród Éireann is banning drink on Friday afternoon trains from Heuston to Waterford because of antisocial behaviour.
Deflate that space hopper sir!
# alcohol - Wednesday 29 May, 2013
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
# alcohol - Monday 20 May, 2013
HIQA found that residents at a Tipperary nursing home socialised, but that at times their alcohol consumption led to challenging behaviours.
# alcohol - Sunday 19 May, 2013
In the last year, the amount of alcohol consumed in Ireland fell by 4.4 per cent.
The amount of beer drank in the last year increased but the consumption of cider, spirits and wine all fell.
# alcohol - Saturday 18 May, 2013
The 23-year-old was travelling with a fellow Briton through rainforest, when they drank four bottles of local whiskey.
It was made illegal to buy, sell or manufacture alcohol in 1920 in the United States. Here’s what happened next.
# alcohol - Tuesday 14 May, 2013
Eighty six per cent of publicans are dissatisfied with government support, while 39 per cent have made reductions in staffing levels.
Of all the things to do when you’re drunk, this ranks among the dumbest.
The Vintners Federation of Ireland says it believes a ban on alcohol sponsorship would also apply to local parish pubs.
# alcohol - Thursday 9 May, 2013
Stuffing a naggin in your sock is for amateurs.
Consumer prices in April were up by 0.5 per cent when compared to the same month last year.
# alcohol - Tuesday 7 May, 2013
Ivan Menezes replaces Paul Walsh who is stepping down after over a decade at the helm of the world’s biggest producer of alcoholic drinks.
# alcohol - Sunday 5 May, 2013
But it’s our own fault, say wine economists – consumers want fruitier wines which involve higher sugar/alcohol levels.
The things you find in Wikileaks…
# alcohol - Saturday 4 May, 2013
Student filmmaker Nicky O’Donnell writes about how he contributed to a video about responsible drinking aimed at young people – without talking down to them.
Minimum pricing stops retailers from selling alcohol cheaply in a bid to prevent people from binge drinking.
“Alcohol has been sold at pocket-money prices in this country for far too long now”.
# alcohol - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
I’ll take two puppies, some painkillers and clean pants please.
# alcohol - Thursday 18 April, 2013
The world’s biggest producer of alcoholic drinks says sales in some emerging markets didn’t rise as much as expected.
# alcohol - Wednesday 17 April, 2013
The sandwiches MUST be in triangles.
# alcohol - Saturday 13 April, 2013
As a recovering alcoholic I should say that alcohol advertising and sponsorship has no place in sport, but I can’t: I know there are few options for sports clubs and I need my GAA club to stay open, writes an anonymous contributor.
# alcohol - Wednesday 3 April, 2013
The 17-year-old’s lawyer said he had been drinking alcohol when he told bodyguards he would shoot and kill the president.
# alcohol - Friday 29 March, 2013
Today is one of two days of the year when alcohol cannot be sold or purchased. In an almost post-apocalyptic scene, people rush to stock up the day before so that they aren’t left short and so they can get through their Friday night, but what’s that say about us as a society, asks Kathryn Reilly.
Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your long weekend.
The association’s Director-General Paraic Duffy is adamant that education is the way to tackle the problem.
# alcohol - Thursday 28 March, 2013
The Australia fullback is not preparing ideally for the arrival of the British and Irish Lions.
# alcohol - Wednesday 27 March, 2013
The chief executives of the IRFU said that there wasn’t a “sponsorship white knight out there waiting in the wings to fill the chasm”, should legislation be enacted.
Representatives from three of the country’s most prominent sports bodies will discuss banning alcohol sponsorship today.