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# meas - Sunday 5 October, 2014

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

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

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

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

The national students’ union will no longer partner with 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

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

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

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