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#minimum price

# minimum-price - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Cross-party TDs at least agree on one thing, the need to tackle alcohol abuse

The four main political parties were joined by Alcohol Action Ireland and Alastair Campbell to launch a new informal Oireachtas group on the issue.

# minimum-price - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

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# minimum-price - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Calls for Ireland to follow as Scotland pushes ahead with minimum alcohol price

“Alcohol has been sold at pocket-money prices in this country for far too long now”.

# minimum-price - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Government failure to tackle alcohol abuse had "devastating" impact on society - health specialist

Dr Declan Bedford said we need a national strategy that should include minimum pricing in Ireland to control alcohol sales at discount prices.

# minimum-price - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Column: Yes, booze causes problems – but why tar us all with the same brush?

Proposals to hike the minimum price of alcohol are penalising moderate drinkers for the sins of those who have bigger problems, writes Aaron McKenna.

# minimum-price - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Poll: Should Ireland set a minimum price on alcohol? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland set a minimum price on alcohol?

The government intends to introduce a ‘price floor’ in attempts to curb alcohol abuse. Do you back their plan?