RGDATA President Colin Fee and Director General Tara Buckley took part in a Department of Health briefing on Minimum Unit Pricing by Minister of State Frank Feighan on Friday 29/4.
Minister Feighan said he was advising the Cabinet to proceed with the introduction of Minimum Unit Pricing of alcohol with a 10 cent Minimum charge per unit of alcohol. He said the timing of the introduction of the measure was a decision for Cabinet to make. Cabinet is due to meet today. You can read the RGDATA press release here. See response from Sinn Fein here.