The Vintners’ Federation of Ireland has today (Tuesday 14th May) strongly criticised government for abandoning rural communities in the wake of changes to drink-driving legislation introduced last October. Given the lack of clarity about when
Pictured (l-r) Damien Smyth, Musgrave MarketPlace; Ciaran Budds, Molson Coors; Leona Campbell, The Bankers Bar; Padraic McGann, VFI President; Alan Campbell, LVA Chairman; Ross Bissett, C&C Gleeson; Shane Barry, Diageo Ireland; Michael Dooley, Molson Coors.
Alliance for Insurance Reform presents priorities for meaningful insurance reform to Oireachtas Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach. The Alliance for Insurance Reform (AIR) will appear before the Oireachtas Committee on Finance,
Frustration for the Alliance for Insurance Reform as two years on still no progress made on proposed Garda Fraud Unit Hard-pressed insurance policyholders have reacted with intense frustration to the confirmation during yesterday’s 2-hour
The Vintners’ Federation of Ireland (VFI) has today (Wednesday 20th February) launched a public awareness campaign about driving safely the morning after a night out. The Federation, supported by Drinkaware, wants to arm people with
There was a night of celebration at the recent Donegal VFI dinner dance as Patricia Brennan and her late sister Nan, of Brennan’s Criterion Bar in Bundoran, were honoured by the county VFI for their
‘Ruxi’ proposal a viable solution to rural isolation The VFI are urging government to support the implementation of a rural taxi service that would help alleviate isolation and encourage social cohesion. Minister for State Jim
‘Pure Brew’ launch Christmas campaign along with the help of Rory O’Connor, comedian and social media star behind ‘Rory’s Stories’. Earlier today, Pure Brew, non-alcoholic lager from the brewers of Guinness, unveiled its ‘Pure Sound’, festive campaign which celebrates
Coca-Cola’s Designated Driver campaign returns to encourage the nation to give the ‘Gift of a Lift’ this Christmas. The campaign will once again offer free soft drinks to those drivers who stay sober to ensure
A VFI-produced supplement, ‘Loving Your Local’, is being distributed with ten regional newspapers across Ireland this week. The supplement is also available on each newspaper’s website and supported through social media. Loving Your Local dedicates
Donegal publicans were celebrating after four of their pubs took home awards last night(11th October 2018) as the Irish Pub Awards North East region winners were announced in The Squealing Pig, The Diamond, Monaghan Town.
The Vintners’ Federation of Ireland (VFI) says today’s decision by the Government to increase the hospitality VAT rate to 13.5% is a shocking and retrograde step that will cause excessive damage to the sector. Padraig