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# alcohol-sponsorship - Friday 23 January, 2015

It looks like the government is dropping plans to ban alcohol sponsorship of sport

Finding alternative sources of funding appears “unlikely”.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

From The42 Ban on alcohol sponsorship of sport possible once alternative financing is found -- Varadkar Money

Ban on alcohol sponsorship of sport possible once alternative financing is found -- Varadkar

The minister for health wants legislation changed, but admits a ‘time gap’ is needed.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Saturday 25 January, 2014

From The42 'There's something distasteful about a sportsperson promoting a drug' Alcohol Sponsorship

'There's something distasteful about a sportsperson promoting a drug'

Labour Deputy Eamonn Maloney was frustrated that a Dáil committee backed away from the issues of alcohol sponsorship in sport.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Cabinet close to agreement on alcohol strategy, but sponsorship ban will be deferred

Proposals to tackle alcohol misuse are close to being agreed by the government.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Everybody’s talking about garda behaviour at the 2010 student protest, injuries at Croagh Patrick and continued violence in Egypt.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Committee: Sponsorship of sport by alcohol companies ‘should remain in place’

An Oireachtas Committee has published a series of recommendations today on the government proposals to ban alcohol companies from sponsoring sport.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Banning alcohol sponsorship of sport is 'based on opinion, not evidence'

Former GAA president Seán Kelly has hit out at proposals to ban alcohol companies from sponsoring major sporting events.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Sports clubs could lose €3.5m if pubs banned from sponsorship - VFI

The Vintners Federation of Ireland says it believes a ban on alcohol sponsorship would also apply to local parish pubs.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Oireachtas agenda: Generic drugs, selling the Lotto and Budget 2014

It’s a packed day in Leinster House – click through to find out what’s being debated in the Dail, Seanad and committees today.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

There is no replacement for alcohol sponsorship, warn sports chiefs

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.

Oireachtas agenda: Alcohol sponsorship, court reporting and animal welfare

Representatives from three of the country’s most prominent sports bodies will discuss banning alcohol sponsorship today.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Varadkar remains uneasy about banning alcohol sponsorship of sport

The cabinet minister responsible for sport says sponsorship – through whatever means – is vital for grassroots sport.

# alcohol-sponsorship - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Column: Why I went to the hurling final (after boycotting for years)

Former GAA president Dr Mick Loftus explains why he ended his self-imposed ban.