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#Smokes

# smokes - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

The price of a packet of cigarettes is going up by 50 cent
# Smokes
# Smokes

The price of a packet of cigarettes is going up by 50 cent

Oct 13th 2020, 1:44 PM 43,745 Views 69 Comments

It’s the fifth Budget in a row to see the price increase by that amount.

# smokes - Friday 17 April, 2015

Is tougher legislation needed for e-cigarettes?
# Smokes
# Smokes

Is tougher legislation needed for e-cigarettes?

Apr 17th 2015, 9:05 AM 13,930 Views 148 Comments

That’s what the the Irish Cancer Society is calling for.

# smokes - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Gardaí have found these black market cigarettes and tobacco in Dublin
# Dodgy Smokes
# Dodgy Smokes

Gardaí have found these black market cigarettes and tobacco in Dublin

Mar 22nd 2015, 12:10 PM 16,088 Views 18 Comments

Two searches were carried out on Friday.

# smokes - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Why we should 'relax the smoking ban in bars and give smokers a break'
# Lighten Up
# Lighten Up

Why we should 'relax the smoking ban in bars and give smokers a break'

Feb 18th 2015, 8:30 AM 18,041 Views 102 Comments

Finian McGrath believes that smokers are soft targets.

# smokes - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Poll: Should we double the price of cigarettes?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should we double the price of cigarettes?

Sep 11th 2014, 9:55 AM 21,425 Views 147 Comments

South Korea wants to bring in an 80 per cent hike, and James Reilly has said a pack of 20 should cost €20. What do you think?

# smokes - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Man gets 3 months in jail after being caught cigarette smuggling at Dublin Airport yesterday
# Caught
# Caught

Man gets 3 months in jail after being caught cigarette smuggling at Dublin Airport yesterday

Aug 21st 2014, 6:46 PM 17,360 Views 49 Comments

The 30-year-old appeared in court today after more than 16,000 cigarettes were found in his luggage.

# smokes - Friday 27 June, 2014

Ministers to discuss Jimmy Savile's visits to Irish institutions
# Visits
# Visits

Ministers to discuss Jimmy Savile's visits to Irish institutions

Jun 27th 2014, 10:40 PM 23,017 Views 74 Comments

28 reports released yesterday revealed the shocking extent of the BBC presenter’s abuse in the UK.

# smokes - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

How much tax would a 60c cigarette price hike bring in? (Hint: Not as much as you think)
# State Coughers
# State Coughers

How much tax would a 60c cigarette price hike bring in? (Hint: Not as much as you think)

Jun 17th 2014, 10:24 AM 8,187 Views 22 Comments

Michael Noonan’s been advised that the shock-and-awe tactic might have some other effects on smokers’ behaviour.

Think e-cigarettes are harmful? 37% of Irish people believe they are
# Stop Smoking
# Stop Smoking

Think e-cigarettes are harmful? 37% of Irish people believe they are

Jun 17th 2014, 6:00 AM 9,462 Views 59 Comments

About 29.3 million adults across the 27 countries have tried e-cigarettes.

# smokes - 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 1,812 Views 1 Comment

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

# smokes - Friday 13 December, 2013

Cigarettes worth €20,000 seized in raids on Dublin houses
# Off The Market
# Off The Market

Cigarettes worth €20,000 seized in raids on Dublin houses

Dec 13th 2013, 5:31 PM 7,877 Views 13 Comments

In a separate development, a Lithuanian national was detained with over 12,000 cigarettes and hit with a two week jail sentence.

# smokes - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Gardaí and Revenue given search powers to crack down on cigarette smuggling
# Smoking
# Smoking

Gardaí and Revenue given search powers to crack down on cigarette smuggling

Oct 24th 2013, 4:38 PM 7,950 Views 41 Comments

Under a provision of the Finance Bill published today, authorities will be allowed to search “any bag or receptacle” that they reasonably believe contains an illegally smuggled tobacco product.

# smokes - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

‘Why do they make smokes anyway?’: Tallaght schoolchildren have their say on new cigarette packaging
# Plain Speaking
# Plain Speaking

‘Why do they make smokes anyway?’: Tallaght schoolchildren have their say on new cigarette packaging

Oct 16th 2013, 3:44 PM 19,938 Views 90 Comments

The new packs – which include graphic images of health problems that could be caused by smoking – are expected to be brought in next year.

# smokes - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Reilly not convinced that electronic cigarettes are safe, orders review
# E-cigarettes
# E-cigarettes

Reilly not convinced that electronic cigarettes are safe, orders review

Jun 19th 2013, 8:15 PM 15,912 Views 106 Comments

The Health Minister says that he does not like the idea that the smokeless cigarettes are being promoted and sold on planes.

# smokes - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

This special offer will make you proud to be Irish
# Smokes
From The Daily Edge
# Smokes

This special offer will make you proud to be Irish

Apr 24th 2013, 4:15 PM 1,954 Views 0 Comments

Was it for this?

# smokes - Friday 28 December, 2012

Haughey's mission against smoking and cigarette advertising
# 1982
# 1982

Haughey's mission against smoking and cigarette advertising

Dec 28th 2012, 6:55 AM 4,918 Views 6 Comments

During his time as Taoiseach, Charles Haughey moved to change the culture of smoking in Ireland.

# smokes - Monday 9 April, 2012

Cigarette smuggling: Dublin tops table for convictions
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Cigarette smuggling: Dublin tops table for convictions

Apr 9th 2012, 2:56 PM 3,555 Views 20 Comments

The average fine for cigarette smuggling last year was less than €2,000, according to Revenue figures.