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Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Gerry Collins

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"Thanks Dad..." - family of anti-smoking hero Gerry Collins bids farewell
The late Gerry Collins was remembered by his daughter Lisa at the HSE Heathcare Leaders Masterclass in the Convention Centre this month.
One year on: 'If even one person stops smoking, then it will all be worth it’
It’s one year since the death of Gerry Collins, but he continues to inspire people to quit smoking.
# In Memory
Kerry and Donegal stars to play match in honour of late anti-smoking campaigner Gerry Collins
Next Saturday’s game is in aid of Fundúireacht Páidi Ó Sé and a Donegal cancer charity.
# sponsored
Open thread: Gerry Collins knew what life meant to him - what are you grateful for?
Anti-smoking campaigner spoke of his love for family in ‘Gerry’s Story’, released today for first time.
# must watch
"I'll miss my kids"... Two heartbreaking new anti-smoking ads featuring the late Gerry Collins
The hard-hitting ads are being broadcast to mark National No Smoking Day, in accordance with Gerry’s and his family’s wishes.
Gerry Collins, who appeared in hard-hitting anti-smoking ads, has died
The 57-year-old father-of-three was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer last year.
# Smithwick Tribunal
Smithwick Tribunal: Former minister disputes evidence about Jack Lynch
Gerry Collins, who was Jack Lynch’s minister for justice, disputes a former RUC officer’s claims that Lynch ordered no assistance.
# maastricht
20 years ago today: Ireland enters the new European Union
The Maastricht Treaty was signed on February 7, 1992 – with Ireland sending Bertie Ahern and Gerard Collins to sign up.
# State Papers
State papers: Opposition proposed 'secret' Bill to grant divorce
Parties tabled a bill that would have led to a divorce referendum as early as 1980 – six years before one was held.