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#Off-Licences

# off-licences - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Poll: Should off licences have to close earlier in the day?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should off licences have to close earlier in the day?

Oct 8th 2020, 8:53 AM 76,701 Views 121 Comments

Some government TDs have called for the move.

# off-licences - Friday 28 August, 2020

Sale of alcohol should be restricted if we're facing another lockdown, Vintners' Federation says
# Prohibition
# Prohibition

Sale of alcohol should be restricted if we're facing another lockdown, Vintners' Federation says

Updated Aug 28th 2020, 1:32 PM 207,577 Views 265 Comments

CEO Padraig Cribben said restrictions on the sale of alcohol from off licences and supermarkets should be considered.

# off-licences - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Deliveroo launches alcohol delivery service in Ireland
# Deliver-booze
# Deliver-booze

Deliveroo launches alcohol delivery service in Ireland

Jul 19th 2016, 5:49 PM 44,953 Views 50 Comments

The service will mostly be limited to Dublin.

# off-licences - Friday 6 May, 2016

One of Dublin's most beloved off-licences has closed after 107 years, and people are devastated
# Deveneys
From The Daily Edge
# Deveneys

One of Dublin's most beloved off-licences has closed after 107 years, and people are devastated

May 6th 2016, 7:50 AM 7,988 Views 1 Comment

Deveney’s of Rathmines announced the news last week.

# off-licences - Thursday 24 March, 2016

11 of the most beloved off licences serving Ireland today
# Going Out
From The Daily Edge
# Going Out

11 of the most beloved off licences serving Ireland today

Mar 24th 2016, 4:00 PM 8,487 Views 1 Comment

It’s Good Friday tomorrow, and these guys are doing God’s work.

# off-licences - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Have you had alcohol delivered to your home? You may have broken the law
# Loophole
# Loophole

Have you had alcohol delivered to your home? You may have broken the law

May 9th 2015, 10:00 PM 67,843 Views 95 Comments

If you paid by cash upon delivery, that is.

# off-licences - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Poll: Should off licences near to big events be temporarily closed?
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

Poll: Should off licences near to big events be temporarily closed?

Mar 31st 2015, 10:40 AM 16,158 Views 80 Comments

What do you think?

# off-licences - Friday 14 March, 2014

Dublin off licences urged not to sell booze before 4pm on Paddy’s Day
# Locked Out
# Locked Out

Dublin off licences urged not to sell booze before 4pm on Paddy’s Day

Mar 14th 2014, 11:09 PM 28,742 Views 96 Comments

Off licences in the north inner city have had this agreement with gardaí over the last few years and councillor Mary Fitzpatrick wants others to follow suit.

# off-licences - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Off Licence association to bring wine excise increase to EU Commission
# Budget 14
# Budget 14

Off Licence association to bring wine excise increase to EU Commission

Oct 16th 2013, 6:00 AM 6,154 Views 47 Comments

The price of wine is gone up by 50 cent, under yesterday’s Budget 214 announcement.

# off-licences - Monday 7 October, 2013

Independent off-licence sector "in danger of dying out"
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

Independent off-licence sector "in danger of dying out"

Oct 7th 2013, 7:11 PM 8,460 Views 59 Comments

That is according to the National Off-Licence Association, which is concerned about the impact Budget 2014 could have on off-licences.

# off-licences - Sunday 28 July, 2013

More off-licences expected to close if government refuses to reduce excise duty
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

More off-licences expected to close if government refuses to reduce excise duty

Jul 28th 2013, 2:36 PM 9,540 Views 43 Comments

An association representing independent off-licences also said today that there should be a ban on selling alcohol below cost.

# off-licences - Saturday 28 July, 2012

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

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

Jul 28th 2012, 7:45 AM 58 Views 46 Comments

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

# off-licences - Friday 6 April, 2012

POLL: Do the Good Friday licensing laws bother you?
# Your Say
# Your Say

POLL: Do the Good Friday licensing laws bother you?

Apr 6th 2012, 8:45 AM 14,113 Views 306 Comments

Whatever your take on whether the licensing laws for today should be changed – do the restrictions actually put in or out on your life? Tell us…

# off-licences - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Shatter willing to consider pre-labelled bottles to curb under-age drinking
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

Shatter willing to consider pre-labelled bottles to curb under-age drinking

Mar 6th 2012, 3:59 PM 6,053 Views 48 Comments

The minister for justice says he’s not opposed to plans to put mandatory labels on bottles showing where they were bought.

# off-licences - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Column: Our ‘drinking culture’ isn’t romantic, it’s killing us
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Our ‘drinking culture’ isn’t romantic, it’s killing us

Aug 10th 2011, 7:45 AM 902 Views 55 Comments

We love to talk about Ireland’s alcohol culture – but lack the courage to do anything about it, writes Fiona Ryan of Alcohol Action Ireland.

# off-licences - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Cheap supermarket alcohol 'should be doubled in price'
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

Cheap supermarket alcohol 'should be doubled in price'

Jul 28th 2011, 9:44 AM 1,030 Views 26 Comments

Selling cans of lager for as little as 50c encourages anti-social behaviour, Dublin’s Lord Mayor has said.

# off-licences - Monday 20 June, 2011

Publicans withdraw from membership of alcohol regulation lobby
# Drink
# Drink

Publicans withdraw from membership of alcohol regulation lobby

Jun 20th 2011, 6:12 PM 1,020 Views 28 Comments

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

# off-licences - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Poll: Did the Good Friday ban on alcohol sales impact on you?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did the Good Friday ban on alcohol sales impact on you?

Apr 23rd 2011, 10:57 AM 4,961 Views 0 Comments

Pubs and off-licences were shut yesterday – but while the closure has become controversial, did it really matter to you?