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Balance Update:HMRC to crack down on operators buying dodgy booze

Posted 10/03/17

Regional:

Bleak picture' painted of North East's levels of drinking as plea made to raise booze prices
One in three North Easteners are drinking at harmful level according to new figures released as health bosses call for action over cheap booze. 
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Are you a BINGE drinker? People in THIS region MOST at risk of cancer and liver disease
ONE in every four adults drank over the current guidelines of 14 units per week between 2011 and 2014 - with people in the north east most likely to exceed the recommended limit. Click here to read more...

National:

HMRC to crack down on operators buying dodgy booze
The Alcohol Wholesale Registration Scheme (AWRS) will come in to force from 1 April – making it an offence to buy alcohol from an unapproved UK wholesaler.   Click here to read more...

Spring Budget: duty rises for beer, cider, wine and spirits
Alcohol duty will rise for beer, cider, wine and spirits, the chancellor has announced in the budget.   Click here to read more...


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