Pat Nolan Blog

Licensed wisdom XXXI

-- a collection of notable quotes

“I think it should be re-named Aras An ‘Scooperon’.” – Comedian Barry Murphy describing the splendor of the Licensed Vintners Association Head Office in Ballsbridge at this year’s Irish Pub of the Year Awards.


A lot of it is down to ‘When is last time you took notice of alcohol advertising on TV or elsewhere?’; they wouldn’t know.” – The Association of Advertisers in Ireland’s Chief Executive Barry Dooley on the unwelcome introduction of further advertising restrictions on alcohol by Government.

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