December 26, 2016

Don’t ignite your e-cigs.

It was only a matter of time of course but this morning (St Stephen’s Day), the Journal reports that, “E-cigarettes could do as much damage to […]
November 21, 2016

Ash and the Irish Nanny State

The Forest Ireland letter to the Irish Times last week has prompted a response from no less a luminary than Dr. Patrick Doorley, the Chairman of […]
November 10, 2016

Campaigners Respond to Call for Third Level Campus Smoking Ban

Responding to yesterday’s call (from ASH Ireland) for a third level education campus smoking ban, Forest Ireland has slammed the suggestion saying that it is “both […]
November 8, 2016

Good Gardai and Bad Laws

Smokers can have no problem with the Gardai. When the smoking ban was brought into law (in 2004) they were the first to announce that they […]
October 20, 2016

Survey on the Enjoyment of Smoking by the Centre for Substance Use Research in Glasgow

For years now I have complained bitterly that smokers are not consulted or listened to in this so-called war on tobacco. This trumped up war is […]