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Cocaine use has become ‘almost like having a packet of Tayto with a pint’

Waterford publicans gather to tackle the increasing problem of drugs use on premises

“A gram costs about €50-€80. The average purity is 15-20 per cent, which is the highest it has been for the past 15-20 years,” says Sgt Gavin Sheahan.

  • Jennifer O”Connell
  • The Irish Times

It is Tuesday evening and some 30 publicans have gathered in a co-working space in Waterford for a masterclass on drugs.

Which are most popular?

How can they minimise use on their premises?

What should they do in the event of an overdose?

Figures published earlier…

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