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# sunbeds - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Vat rate on sunbed services almost doubles to 23%

Senator Catherine Noone said that sunbeds are currently defined as “care of the human body”.

# sunbeds - Monday 3 August, 2015

Children to be sent on 'undercover' tanning salon missions

Similar test purchase programmes are in place for the sale of alcohol and tobacco.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your bank holiday Monday.

# sunbeds - Monday 13 July, 2015

Irish children as young as 12 are using sunbeds

The Irish Cancer Society have described the news as “very worrying”.

# sunbeds - Monday 16 February, 2015

'Happy hours' a thing of the past under Leo's new sunbed rules

The Health Minister noted his “genetic tan” as he announced new measures today.

# sunbeds - Monday 21 July, 2014

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’ clock.

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

No tan for you: Children are officially banned from using sunbeds from today

Up to 28,000 children and teenagers use sunbeds every year.

# sunbeds - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

No more sunbeds for debs goers

Pale all the way.

# sunbeds - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Does Ireland's corporate tax rate need to be changed?

TDs will debate the controversial issue in the Dáil today.

# sunbeds - Friday 6 June, 2014

Don't worry: German tourists hate sunbed grabbers too

They’re also not too fond of the British.

# sunbeds - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Children using sunbeds, the new broadcasting charge and HSE grants

It’s the first day back in the Dáil after the Easter break, so what’s happening?

# sunbeds - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

How banks are helping SMEs and why the GAA signed a deal with SKY Sports

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…

# sunbeds - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Sunbeds, Prince Harry, and Superquinn sausages: The week in numbers

Plus: What percentage of teenagers have received a sexual message online?

# sunbeds - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Children making their communion being 'paraded into tanning shops to perk up their tans'

The Dáil debated legislation to ban sunbed use among under 18s this morning.

# sunbeds - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Poll: Should planned legislation on sunbeds be stricter? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should planned legislation on sunbeds be stricter?

Legislation to ban the use of sunbeds by under 18s and regulate the industry has been approved but the Irish Cancer Society says this is not enough. Do you agree?

Irish Cancer Society: Law to regulate use of sunbeds doesn't go far enough

The government yesterday approved legislation that will regulate the use of sunbeds in Ireland for the first time.

# sunbeds - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Laws to extend free GP care and regulate sunbed use promised by government

The government has published a list of bills it expects to publish between now and the end of the year.

# sunbeds - Thursday 27 June, 2013

New campaign demands long-awaited law to ban teenagers from sunbeds

The Irish Cancer Society is renewing its calls for legislation to minimise the risk of skin cancers in under-18s.

# sunbeds - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

# sunbeds - Monday 29 April, 2013

# sunbeds - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

794 people die each year in Europe from sunbed-induced skin cancer - research

Women account for most of the melanoma cases related to sunbeds, according to the British Medical Journal.

# sunbeds - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

NI to introduce ban on under-18s using sunbeds

Health Minister Edwin Poots has introduced legislation which bans people under the age of 18 from using, hiring or buying sunbeds in Northern Ireland.

# sunbeds - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge California bans underage use of tanning beds Sunbeds

California bans underage use of tanning beds

Governor Jerry Brown signs a law which prohibits under-18s from using a tanning bed – raising the age threshold from 14.