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01/03/2013

Balance responds to University of Stirling report: Health First...

Colin Shevills, Director of Balance, the North East Alcohol Office, said: “Over 70 health organisations and experts across the UK support the Government’s plan for a minimum price per...

22/02/2013

Weekly news update: NICE alcohol commissioning guidance

Round up of this week's news and policy updates.

20/02/2013

Freerunners take to the streets urging shoppers to choose less...

Our teams took to the streets in Newcastle today to encourage people to think about alcohol - led by a team of Freerunners in brightly coloured Morph Suits.

19/02/2013

Sunderland urged to choose less booze

Sunderland shoppers, city centre workers and other passers-by will be encouraged to think about alcohol and their health by a team of Freerunners in brightly coloured Morph Suits today...

18/02/2013

Is drink sneaking up on you?

Only 16% of North Easterners are keeping check on how much alcohol they drink and fewer than half know what the maximum units are, according to new research from Balance, the North...

15/02/2013

Weekly news update: NICE clinical guideline

Round up of this week's news and policy updates.

08/02/2013

Weekly news article: Fall in alcohol related death by minimum...

Round up of this week's news and policy updates.

07/02/2013

Thousands of North Easterners back campaign to reduce alcohol...

Over 15,000 North Easterners have backed a campaign calling on Government to set a minimum unit price (MUP) on alcohol no less than 50p per unit

01/02/2013

Weekly New Update: Soaring number of career women 'killed by...

Round up of this week's news and policy updates.

29/01/2013

The alcohol industry is putting profit first

As you will be aware in response to the Government’s consultation we have been campaigning for minimum unit price to be set at a realist and effective level – no less than 50p.