8th February 2008
No time for complacency on drugs use, says Carey
Drugs Strategy Minister Pat Carey yesterday said he was “very concerned” at the sharp rise in cocaine use and said action was being taken.
7th February 2008
Support for developing a new National Drugs Strategy for Ireland for 2009-16 sought
The Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs has invited proposals from consultants to assist the Steering Group set up to examine the progress made under the National Drugs Strategy 2001/08 and to identify priorities for future action under a new Strategy to cover the period 2009-2016.
4th February 2008
Revealed: the shocking drink and drugs truth
ONE in five Irish drinkers want to cut back on their consumption of alcohol and nearly 10 per cent are so worried they want to banish drink from their lives for good, a Millward Brown IMS National Opinion Poll has found.
1st January 1970
Kerry gardaí lead initiative to crack down on underage drinking
Gardaí are leading an initiative to crack down on alcohol misuse in Kerry, in particular underage drinking and drink-related crime.