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#Alcohol

# alcohol - Saturday 19 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge 8 new Southside Dublin pubs to try out in one classy pub crawl Going Out

8 new Southside Dublin pubs to try out in one classy pub crawl

We’ve got you sorted.

# alcohol - Thursday 17 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie There's trouble between Fine Gael and the Independent Alliance again... this time it's over alcohol Showdown

There's trouble between Fine Gael and the Independent Alliance again... this time it's over alcohol

Independent Alliance TDs say certain sections of the Public Health Alcohol Bill are akin to a “nanny state”.

# alcohol - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man who claims he had sex with friend while asleep is guilty if actions were caused by alcohol, jury told Sexsomnia

Man who claims he had sex with friend while asleep is guilty if actions were caused by alcohol, jury told

The case of a man accused of raping his friend in 2008 has concluded at the Central Criminal Court.

# alcohol - Monday 24 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Drunk driver arrested after cutting in front of patrol car while holding mobile phone Limerick

Drunk driver arrested after cutting in front of patrol car while holding mobile phone

The car had no tax or insurance and gardaí found empty alcohol bottles and cans in it.

# alcohol - Thursday 20 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Almost one in every four Irish adults smokes - and the numbers aren't falling Healthy Ireland Survey

Almost one in every four Irish adults smokes - and the numbers aren't falling

Some 23% of adults in Ireland smoke, the same proportion as in 2015.

# alcohol - Thursday 13 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should some venues get 24-hour licences? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should some venues get 24-hour licences?

Amsterdam has granted them to a number of venues.

# alcohol - Saturday 24 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge This guy claims to have invented 'hangover-free alcohol' and we're very interested, TBH In Bits

# alcohol - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's teenagers may not be as bad as all that Teenage Kicks

Ireland's teenagers may not be as bad as all that

A new European survey shows that Ireland’s 15 and 16-year-olds are smoking and drinking a good deal less than their European counterparts.

# alcohol - Thursday 25 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Substance abuse: More than 20 doctors referred for help Drugs And Alcohol

Substance abuse: More than 20 doctors referred for help

The figures are in the latest Medical Council annual report.

# alcohol - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should Irish colleges ban spirits at student parties? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Irish colleges ban spirits at student parties?

Stanford University has prohibited high alcohol volume spirits over 20% for undergraduates on campus.

# alcohol - Thursday 4 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 14 things you'll get if you know rosé is the greatest type of wine Wine

# alcohol - Sunday 31 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 reasons why going on the rollover is a strong Irish tradition On A Roll

11 reasons why going on the rollover is a strong Irish tradition

I can’t go on. I’ll go on.

# alcohol - Friday 29 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie With "crazy drinking" and p***ing in the street, one Galway chef has had enough of 'The Races' Go West

With "crazy drinking" and p***ing in the street, one Galway chef has had enough of 'The Races'

JP McMahon will shut his Michelin star restaurant next year.

# alcohol - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A bar's 'Bottomless Prosecco' deal is among three ads given a slap on the wrist Alcohol Advertising

A bar's 'Bottomless Prosecco' deal is among three ads given a slap on the wrist

Alcohol Action Ireland wasn’t happy with the ads.

# alcohol - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Deliveroo launches alcohol delivery service in Ireland Deliver-booze

Deliveroo launches alcohol delivery service in Ireland

The service will mostly be limited to Dublin.

# alcohol - Sunday 17 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 21 men die in India after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol Hooch

21 men die in India after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol

Police in Uttar Pradesh state’s Etah district said the victims started to vomit and fall sick on Friday.

# alcohol - Thursday 7 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "You feel invisible" - the Irish children suffering from their parents' abuse of alcohol Demon Drink

"You feel invisible" - the Irish children suffering from their parents' abuse of alcohol

A new Oireachtas grouping is targeting the harm done to children by their parents’ alcohol abuse.

# alcohol - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man convicted of killing housemate 'who failed to bring home ribs from the butcher' Laois

Man convicted of killing housemate 'who failed to bring home ribs from the butcher'

Lithuanian Deivydas Zigelis stabbed his flatmate Alexander Karpovs when he returned from the butcher empty-handed.

# alcohol - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Ireland has the highest alcohol prices in the EU (almost double the average) Survey

Ireland has the highest alcohol prices in the EU (almost double the average)

It’s also the second most expensive country for tobacco.

# alcohol - Thursday 2 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's drunk drivers will leave siblings to die and move bodies to avoid arrest Drive Safe

Ireland's drunk drivers will leave siblings to die and move bodies to avoid arrest

The Road Safety Authority is urging people not to get behind the wheel after drinking this weekend.

# alcohol - Monday 30 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Ever thought about cutting back on alcohol? Here are some tips to help this bank holiday Sponsored By Hse Little Things

Ever thought about cutting back on alcohol? Here are some tips to help this bank holiday

Pace yourself so you can enjoy the whole weekend.

# alcohol - Sunday 29 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Is Ireland right to introduce health warnings on alcohol products? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is Ireland right to introduce health warnings on alcohol products?

11 EU countries have cried foul at the previous government’s plans to introduce five separate health warnings on alcohol bottles.

# alcohol - Saturday 19 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The smell of alcohol makes it hard to resist A Sniff-ter

The smell of alcohol makes it hard to resist

The study, published in the Psychopharmacology journal, shows that people can smell alcohol itself.

# alcohol - Thursday 17 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you drink alcohol today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you drink alcohol today?

What’ll yours be?

# alcohol - Friday 22 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The pubs definitely won't be open on Good Friday, but it's high time this changed Opinion

The pubs definitely won't be open on Good Friday, but it's high time this changed

Frances Fitzgerald said she would not be changing the law this year to open pubs on Good Friday. Dale McDermott says it’s time.

# alcohol - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge Irish people gave their brutally honest opinion on American beers Piss Water

Irish people gave their brutally honest opinion on American beers

America’s most popular beers is like, probably, America’s most popular music.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea claims to have invented hangover-free booze Clear Head

North Korea claims to have invented hangover-free booze

It’s between 30% and 40% proof – but causes no headaches. Apparently.

# alcohol - Monday 18 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Publicans say 'archaic' Good Friday alcohol ban should be lifted ahead of 1916 centenary On The Dry

Publicans say 'archaic' Good Friday alcohol ban should be lifted ahead of 1916 centenary

They say extra tourists will be in Ireland for the centenary, as well as the Ireland vs Switzerland game.

From The Daily Edge A young Tipperary man has brilliantly documented giving up drink for a year Year No Beer

A young Tipperary man has brilliantly documented giving up drink for a year

A touching and hilarious account.

# alcohol - Friday 15 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This comedian made a 'booze suit' to sneak alcohol on a boat Hidden Naggin

# alcohol - Saturday 9 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Does Ireland have too many off-licences? Down The Offo This post contains a poll

Poll: Does Ireland have too many off-licences?

The government could be looking at regulating the market.

# alcohol - Friday 8 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Men told to limit themselves to six pints a week Alcohol

Men told to limit themselves to six pints a week

New advice from British medical officers warned regular drinking increases the risk of developing cancer.

# alcohol - Thursday 7 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 tweets that sum up the struggle of Dry January Dry January

11 tweets that sum up the struggle of Dry January

It’s NOT EASY.

# alcohol - Monday 4 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie North Korean doctors die after wives inject them with 'anti-drunkenness serum' Mystery

North Korean doctors die after wives inject them with 'anti-drunkenness serum'

The men had been drinking cocktails throughout the evening.

# alcohol - Friday 1 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie You can go 'on the dry' this January and help more than just your health

You can go 'on the dry' this January and help more than just your health

The Irish Heart Foundation wants you to give up the booze this January and help raise money for charity.

# alcohol - Saturday 26 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Iron Mike Malloy: The Donegal man they tried nine times to kill Speakeasy Rasputin

Iron Mike Malloy: The Donegal man they tried nine times to kill

Greed, murder and whiskey: How an indestructible Irishman finally fell foul of New York City in the 1930s.

# alcohol - Thursday 24 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Christmas Eve 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Christmas Eve

Just one more sleep until Christmas. Here’s what you need to know.

# alcohol - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Minimum pricing for alcohol could be illegal - but Ireland's pressing ahead Taxing Issue

Minimum pricing for alcohol could be illegal - but Ireland's pressing ahead

A European Court of Justice ruling says a tax should be introduced instead of minimum pricing.

# alcohol - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'I’m so happy not to be spending another Christmas in rehab' Addiction

'I’m so happy not to be spending another Christmas in rehab'

When using, I went from taking two codeine tablets at a time, to 28 in one go.

# alcohol - Monday 21 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here's what alcohol preferences look like around the world Mine's A Schooner

Here's what alcohol preferences look like around the world

They’re fond of a cold brew in the US, but spirits dominate in Asia.