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# cigarettes - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Plant stimulant and cigarettes seized in operations targeting tobacco black market
# Customs
# Customs

Plant stimulant and cigarettes seized in operations targeting tobacco black market

Jun 3rd 2014, 5:58 PM 7,182 Views 16 Comments

The items seized today have a total value of around €50,000.

# cigarettes - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Not 'foil containers' but in fact 1.1 million illegal cigarettes
# Smuggled
# Smuggled

Not 'foil containers' but in fact 1.1 million illegal cigarettes

May 27th 2014, 12:55 PM 9,823 Views 12 Comments

Revenue intercepted the container at Dublin Port yesterday.

# cigarettes - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Banning mobile phones and cigarettes - this MEP candidate wants a simpler way of life
# Cancer
# Cancer

Banning mobile phones and cigarettes - this MEP candidate wants a simpler way of life

May 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 17,129 Views 56 Comments

“We are literally floating in a sea of radiation nowadays. It’s completely reckless.”

# cigarettes - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Opinion: E-Cigarettes – is ‘vaping’ in front of our children socially acceptable?
# Smoking
# Smoking

Opinion: E-Cigarettes – is ‘vaping’ in front of our children socially acceptable?

May 17th 2014, 7:00 PM 1,196 Views 159 Comments

Yes, you’ve done fantastically well to ween yourself down from a Grade 1 carcinogen to the equivalent of weed killer. But that doesn’t make it OK vape in front of my three-year-old.

# cigarettes - Monday 12 May, 2014

Man in 60s arrested after €65,000 worth of cigarettes found in Dublin lockup
# Smoked Out
# Smoked Out

Man in 60s arrested after €65,000 worth of cigarettes found in Dublin lockup

May 12th 2014, 4:18 PM 8,639 Views 27 Comments

The cigarette seizure brings to €233,000 the value of seized tobacco this year.

# cigarettes - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

More bad news for E-Cigs: They've been banned in public places in New York
# VAPE NO MORE
# VAPE NO MORE

More bad news for E-Cigs: They've been banned in public places in New York

Apr 29th 2014, 10:25 PM 15,853 Views 64 Comments

‘Vaping’ is no longer allowed in restaurants, bars, parks, beaches and other public places.

# cigarettes - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Twenty cases of counterfeit vodka hidden in air conditioning unit seized
# Seizure
# Seizure

Twenty cases of counterfeit vodka hidden in air conditioning unit seized

Apr 26th 2014, 1:23 PM 15,167 Views 19 Comments

A man in his 50s was arrested at the scene.

# cigarettes - Sunday 20 April, 2014

The Essential Guide to Breaking Your Lenten Fast
# Breaking Lent
From The Daily Edge
# Breaking Lent

The Essential Guide to Breaking Your Lenten Fast

Apr 20th 2014, 9:30 AM 18,403 Views 24 Comments

Today, we can do WHATEVER WE WANT.

# cigarettes - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Irish people can save the most cash by being good during Lent, say statistics
# Almost There
From The Daily Edge
# Almost There

Irish people can save the most cash by being good during Lent, say statistics

Apr 19th 2014, 3:32 PM 1,796 Views 1 Comment

If you give up drink, cigarettes, fast food, coffee and sweets you could save around €550.

# cigarettes - Monday 14 April, 2014

40,000 cigarettes seized at Cork Airport
# Up In Smoke
# Up In Smoke

40,000 cigarettes seized at Cork Airport

Apr 14th 2014, 2:00 PM 8,207 Views 10 Comments

The cigarettes had a retail value of almost €19,000 and a potential loss to the Exchequer of €14,500.

# cigarettes - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Retailers group says Irish coastline is an "open door" for smugglers
# Black Market
# Black Market

Retailers group says Irish coastline is an "open door" for smugglers

Apr 9th 2014, 3:51 PM 9,515 Views 42 Comments

Retailers are calling on the government to step up their fight against smugglers.

# cigarettes - Friday 4 April, 2014

Poll: Should the sale of cigarettes be restricted to certain times?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the sale of cigarettes be restricted to certain times?

Apr 4th 2014, 9:15 AM 16,980 Views 136 Comments

The sale of tobacco products could be banned between 7am and 9am and after 6pm.

# cigarettes - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Government 'should consider banning cigarette sales after 6pm'
# Plain Packaging
# Plain Packaging

Government 'should consider banning cigarette sales after 6pm'

Apr 3rd 2014, 1:45 PM 13,544 Views 116 Comments

An Oireachtas Committee has produced a detailed and wide-ranging report on the proposal to introduce plain packaging for cigarettes.

# cigarettes - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Ireland has the third highest rate in the EU of non duty tobacco
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Ireland has the third highest rate in the EU of non duty tobacco

Mar 30th 2014, 2:13 PM 13,751 Views 70 Comments

Noonan says the illegal tobacco trade is a high priority.

# cigarettes - Friday 28 March, 2014

Smoking bans linked with a fall in premature births
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Smoking bans linked with a fall in premature births

Mar 28th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,516 Views 10 Comments

A study published today shows such bans are also linked to a similar fall in the hospitals visits by children wit asthma.

# cigarettes - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Revenue seizes 110kg of roll-your-own tobacco
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Revenue seizes 110kg of roll-your-own tobacco

Mar 20th 2014, 10:14 PM 8,740 Views 18 Comments

An Irish male in his thirties was questioned and a file is being prepared for prosecution.

# cigarettes - Monday 17 March, 2014

Cigarettes hidden in 12 suitcases seized at Cork Airport
# Seized
# Seized

Cigarettes hidden in 12 suitcases seized at Cork Airport

Mar 17th 2014, 6:01 PM 16,049 Views 20 Comments

Officers stopped and searched four men as they disembarked a flight from Wroclaw last night.

# cigarettes - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned in all workplaces?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned in all workplaces?

Mar 11th 2014, 9:52 AM 25,856 Views 186 Comments

Irish Rail have banned them on their trains, should others follow suit?

# cigarettes - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Age Action welcomes campus smoking ban exemption for some nursing homes
# HSE
# HSE

Age Action welcomes campus smoking ban exemption for some nursing homes

Mar 5th 2014, 10:02 PM 8,725 Views 9 Comments

Residents of the homes, as well as public psychiatric facilities, at sites in the Midlands will be exempt.

Man tries to smoke 100 cigarettes in one go, fails miserably
# Smoke And Mirrors
From The Daily Edge
# Smoke And Mirrors

Man tries to smoke 100 cigarettes in one go, fails miserably

Mar 5th 2014, 4:40 PM 2,945 Views 1 Comment

Don’t try this at home, kids.

# cigarettes - Monday 3 March, 2014

Gerry Collins, who appeared in hard-hitting anti-smoking ads, has died
# RIP
# RIP

Gerry Collins, who appeared in hard-hitting anti-smoking ads, has died

Mar 3rd 2014, 12:30 PM 55,160 Views 87 Comments

The 57-year-old father-of-three was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer last year.

# cigarettes - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Tobacco bosses told: 'You represent an illness industry, it's payback time'
# Smoking
# Smoking

Tobacco bosses told: 'You represent an illness industry, it's payback time'

Feb 13th 2014, 1:10 PM 12,856 Views 65 Comments

The bosses of the cigarette companies maintain that plain tobacco packaging will boost illegal sales.

Column: We owe it to the next generation to fight tobacco with everything we've got
# Plain And Simple
# Plain And Simple

Column: We owe it to the next generation to fight tobacco with everything we've got

Feb 13th 2014, 7:00 AM 26 Views 129 Comments

How can we protect our young people from the tactics of the tobacco industry? The answer is simple: plain packaging, writes Kathleen O’Meara.

# cigarettes - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Cigarettes, peace, the Docklands... and everything else happening in Leinster House today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Cigarettes, peace, the Docklands... and everything else happening in Leinster House today

Feb 6th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,271 Views 5 Comments

What’s are the folks on Kildare Street up to today? Well, you asked…

# cigarettes - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

US pharmacy chain to stop selling tobacco products in €1.5bn move
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

US pharmacy chain to stop selling tobacco products in €1.5bn move

Feb 5th 2014, 1:58 PM 12,470 Views 26 Comments

Cigarettes and other tobacco products will no longer be sold in any of the CVS’s 7,600 stores from later this year.

# cigarettes - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

E-cig distributors welcome under-18s ban, call for regulation
# Smoke Signals
# Smoke Signals

E-cig distributors welcome under-18s ban, call for regulation

Jan 28th 2014, 7:00 AM 6,432 Views 6 Comments

Some e-cigarette distributors report that parents have been been attempting to purchase e-cigarettes for their teenage children.

# cigarettes - Sunday 26 January, 2014

This woman doesn't smoke but cigarettes have almost killed her
# Asthma
# Asthma

This woman doesn't smoke but cigarettes have almost killed her

Jan 26th 2014, 10:15 AM 27,796 Views 56 Comments

Just how dangerous is passive smoking?

# cigarettes - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Counterfeit cigarette packs 'so good' professionals can't tell the difference
# Black Market
# Black Market

Counterfeit cigarette packs 'so good' professionals can't tell the difference

Jan 23rd 2014, 3:15 PM 10,551 Views 38 Comments

The Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Bill 2013 was discussed by the Oireachtas today with a focus on the impact it could have on the black market.

Poll: Do you think plain cigarette packaging will deter smokers?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think plain cigarette packaging will deter smokers?

Jan 23rd 2014, 9:41 AM 11,430 Views 190 Comments

Plain packaging on cigarette packets is being discussed today in Leinster House.

Plain cigarette packaging should be introduced 'as soon as possible'
# Tobacco
# Tobacco

Plain cigarette packaging should be introduced 'as soon as possible'

Jan 23rd 2014, 9:02 AM 5,874 Views 39 Comments

A coalition of health groups are meeting this morning to urge that upcoming legislation be enacted.

Penalty points, parliamentary allowances and everything else happening in Leinster House today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Penalty points, parliamentary allowances and everything else happening in Leinster House today

Jan 23rd 2014, 9:00 AM 4,377 Views 3 Comments

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

# cigarettes - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Pics: 100,000 cigarettes in unmarked boxes seized in Munster
# Investigation
# Investigation

Pics: 100,000 cigarettes in unmarked boxes seized in Munster

Jan 21st 2014, 5:51 PM 8,507 Views 15 Comments

The cigarettes were seized from a Ford Transit van on the Tipperary/Limerick border this afternoon.

# cigarettes - Friday 17 January, 2014

US health report finds cigarettes are more dangerous than ever
# Smoking
# Smoking

US health report finds cigarettes are more dangerous than ever

Jan 17th 2014, 12:15 PM 10,713 Views 21 Comments

The report warns that smoking cigarettes can cause blindness, diabetes, erectile dysfunction and liver cancer.

# cigarettes - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Revenue seize 22,000 cigarettes hidden in steel containers
# Seizure
# Seizure

Revenue seize 22,000 cigarettes hidden in steel containers

Jan 14th 2014, 8:27 AM 7,742 Views 45 Comments

Two people were arrested and a number of mobile phones and tablets were seized in a follow-up search.

# cigarettes - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Revenue Commissioners seized a lot of drugs in 2013
# Seizures
# Seizures

Revenue Commissioners seized a lot of drugs in 2013

Jan 7th 2014, 7:04 PM 8,457 Views 30 Comments

In its report for 2013 published today, Revenue revealed that it seized drugs worth more than €44 million last year.

Smokers spend an average of 25 minutes a day outside work smoking
# Smoke Breaks
# Smoke Breaks

Smokers spend an average of 25 minutes a day outside work smoking

Jan 7th 2014, 7:00 AM 13,413 Views 120 Comments

And their non-smoking counterparts don’t like it…

# cigarettes - Monday 6 January, 2014

Man (29) arrested at Dublin Airport over cigarette smuggling
# Revenue
# Revenue

Man (29) arrested at Dublin Airport over cigarette smuggling

Jan 6th 2014, 4:20 PM 14,702 Views 0 Comments

More than 16,000 cigarettes were seized from the man’s luggage after he arrived on a flight from Dubai earlier today.

HSE says hospitals will be smoke-free by 2015
# No Smoking
# No Smoking

HSE says hospitals will be smoke-free by 2015

Jan 6th 2014, 3:56 PM 7,091 Views 38 Comments

This will be the last year that people can light up a cigarette on hospital grounds.

Over 40 million cigarettes were seized last year
# Up In Smoke
# Up In Smoke

Over 40 million cigarettes were seized last year

Jan 6th 2014, 7:15 AM 4,372 Views 7 Comments

That figure represents a drop of over 50 million on 2012.

# cigarettes - Friday 3 January, 2014

The 7 stages in the emotional rollercoaster of quitting smoking
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From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By Hse Quit

The 7 stages in the emotional rollercoaster of quitting smoking

Jan 3rd 2014, 4:26 PM 70,730 Views 103 Comments

There’ll be ups and downs, but it’s all worth it in the end.