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# meas - Sunday 5 October, 2014

'Conflict of interest' in RTÉ board nomination of alcohol group boss
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# DrinkAware.ie

'Conflict of interest' in RTÉ board nomination of alcohol group boss

Oct 5th 2014, 5:54 PM 12,891 Views 16 Comments

Fionnuala Sheehan is currently chair of MEAS, and has been nominated for a position.

# meas - Friday 20 June, 2014

Irish alcohol prices are the highest in Europe
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# Drive You To Drink

Irish alcohol prices are the highest in Europe

Jun 20th 2014, 10:29 AM 14,286 Views 93 Comments

Overall, Ireland is the fifth most expensive economy in Europe, new stats from Eurostat show.

# meas - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Fears that "hugely irresponsible" powdered alcohol could be used to spike drinks
# Palcohol
# Palcohol

Fears that "hugely irresponsible" powdered alcohol could be used to spike drinks

Apr 26th 2014, 8:30 AM 16,457 Views 53 Comments

Mature Enjoyment of Alcohol in Society also say it blurs the line between soft and alcohol drinks.

# meas - Monday 25 November, 2013

Union of Students in Ireland distances itself from responsible drinking organisation
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# DrinkAware.ie

Union of Students in Ireland distances itself from responsible drinking organisation

Nov 25th 2013, 2:15 PM 16,822 Views 33 Comments

The national students’ union will no longer partner with drinkaware.ie and plans to work with “other bodies not funded by a self-regulating drinks industry”.

# meas - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Report calls for ban on alcohol sponsorship of sport and festivals
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

Report calls for ban on alcohol sponsorship of sport and festivals

Feb 7th 2012, 8:50 PM 3,461 Views 46 Comments

New restrictions on advertising and price increases are also among measures proposed by a Government-sponsored panel.

# meas - Monday 20 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Jun 20th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,280 Views 0 Comments

In your Fix tonight: Risks of hypothermia at a Meath nursing home, good news on the financial front, and a future Major champion denting some household appliances…

Publicans withdraw from membership of alcohol regulation lobby
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# Drink

Publicans withdraw from membership of alcohol regulation lobby

Jun 20th 2011, 6:12 PM 1,017 Views 28 Comments

Vintners associations withdraw from MEAS’s voluntary code on alcohol promotion, and therefore from the body itself.