Paula Leonard

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App-based retailers like Deliveroo and Just Eat now have delivery arrangements with restaurants and off-licences. Photograph: iStock

The growth of drink deliveries through online platforms during the pandemic has enabled large numbers of underage drinkers to purchase alcohol, campai(...)

Ireland is moving into “dangerous territory” as a swell in delivery services during the pandemic gifts unprecedented access to alcohol for underage drinkers, campaigners have warned. Photograph: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland

Ireland is moving into “dangerous territory” as a swell in delivery services during the pandemic gifts unprecedented access to alcohol for underage dr(...)

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Laws regulating home delivery must be introduced in the forthcoming Public Health Alcohol Bill, the special rapporteur for child protection, Dr Geoffr(...)

According to the Health Research Board, Ireland has the fourth-highest level of alcohol consumption in the OECD region. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is to hold up Ireland’s alcohol consumption policies as an exemplar for other developed countries. B(...)