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€14,500 worth of cigarettes and tobacco seized on M1 motorway in Louth

A large quantity of cigarettes and tobacco have been seized following the search of a car in Co Louth Revenue officers, supported by the Garda Armed Support Unit, seized 20,000

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Counterfeit spirits and tobacco seized by Revenue in Louth

A large quantity of counterfeit spirits and tobacco was seized by Revenue officials in Co Louth last week. The seizure was made last Thursday. Officers from Revenue in Louth seized

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Revenue carry out two local raids with tobacco, cigarettes and green diesel seized

The Revenue Commissioners carried out two raids on premises in north Louth late last week. The first incident occurred on Thursday when 120 kilos of contraband tobacco and 25,000 cigarettes

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Large quantity of tobacco and cigarettes seized by Revenue

A large quantity of tobacco and cigarettes worth more than €50,000 were seized by the Revenue Commissioners as part of a major operation in Dundalk and Drogheda last Thursday. Revenue

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124,500 counterfeit cigarettes seized in Louth during 2016

During 2016, in an ongoing series of operations in the Louth area, targeted to disrupt the sale of illicit tobacco products in local markets, Revenue Officers seized over 124,500 cigarettes

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Revenue seize cigarettes, drugs and cash during raid on two Dundalk properties

Revenue officials and the Gardaí seized cigarettes and cannabis, as well as €20,000 in cash, during a raid of two houses in Dundalk yesterday. The raids were carried out yesterday


Revenue Commissioners seize tobacco destined for Co Louth

The Revenue Commissioners have confirmed that 15kgs of tobacco seized at the Portlaoise Mail Centre in Co Laois yesterday was destined for addresses in Co Louth and Northern Ireland. The

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Revenue seizes €86,000 of cigarettes and tobacco in Dundalk and Cork

Revenue have seized more than 111,000 cigarettes and 67.5kgs of unstamped roll-your-own tobacco in Dundalk and Cork. The retail value of yesterday’s seizure, which was part of a national intelligence led


Contraband cigarettes detected in Louth with two million seized either side of border

Irish and Northern Irish Customs officers have, in a joint operation, seized more than two million contraband cigarettes. Searches involving tobacco detection dogs in Louth and Dublin yielded over 300,000

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Thousands of euro worth of cigarettes and tobacco seized in Louth in the last week

During the last week, Revenue customs officers, assisted by members of An Garda Siochana seized 51,500 ‘MG’ brand cigarettes and 9.5 kgs of ‘Amber Leaf’ tobacco at a roadside stop

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Counterfeit vodka factory uncovered in Kilcurry

A counterfeit vodka factory was raided in Kilcurry last night. The latest find by officers from the Revenue’s Customs Service and An Garda Síochana comes after a house containing a

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Investigations continue into tobacco find at Ravensdale

Investigations are continuing this morning following the discovery of an illegal tobacco factory outside Dundalk yesterday. The factory at Proleek in Ravensdale is believed to be the first of its

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€850,000 worth of tobacco seized in Ravensdale

Tobacco with a street value of €850,000 has been recovered following the search of a premises at Proleek in Ravensdale earlier today. Dundalk Gardaí, along with members of the Garda

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County Museum highlights growing collection donated by the people

The contribution that the people of Dundalk and County Louth have made to the County Museum’s impressive collection is the focus of its 20th anniversary exhibition: “Celebrating 20 years –

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One in three cigarettes smoked in Dundalk is contraband

One in three cigarettes smoked in Dundalk is contraband, according to new figures released by Japan Tobacco International (JTI). JTI are one of four big players in the Irish cigarette