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Balance Update: Drink 'cause' of liver deaths doubling in 20 years

Posted 14/11/14

Regional:

Anti-booze drive targets teens

A council's public health team is using next week’s national Alcohol Awareness Week to target young people with messages about the damage caused by alcohol.  Click here to read more...

National:

Booze battle stepped up with new scheme
A new Safer Spalding will see police, Trading Standards officers, council officials and retailers joing forces to stop the sale of super-strength and single cans of alcohol in shops throughout Spalding town centre.  Click here to read more...

Club that bills itself as the 'best night out in Wales' puts prices up after being criticised for selling cheap booze - from 10p a drink ... to 25p
A nightclub criticised by health officials for selling alcohol for just 10p has responded by putting its prices up to 25p a drink because management want to 'defend people's right to party'.  Click here to read more...

Drink 'cause' of liver deaths doubling in 20 years, minister say
Deaths from chronic liver disease in people aged under 65 have more than doubled in the last 20 years, the Welsh government says.  Click here to read more...

Government ministers to set out misuse strategies at Alcohol Concern conference
Alcohol Concern has lined up a strong panel of front bench MPs and ministers to speak at its annual conference next week which will be held under the theme “Taking back our health and high streets”.  Click here to read more...

International:

The app that helps you say NO to a big night at the pub

Innovative website Hello Sunday Morning (HSM) is creating a new mobile app funded by one of the world's leading mobile telecommunications companies, the Vodafone Foundation, to help combat alcohol problems amongst Australia’s young people. 
Click here to read more...

Reports:

SALES TO DRUNK CUSTOMERS: POLICY, ENFORCEMENT AND RESPONSIBILITY. Click here to read more
 

Alcohol Advertising in Formula One: An Irresponsible Message Click here to read more...