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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.

29/01/2013

Alcohol-related deaths still a cause for concern for the North...

New figures released today (Tuesday 29th January) have shown that the North East continues to have some of the highest rates for alcohol-related deaths in England.

25/01/2013

Weekly news update: A briefing on the alcohol lobby in Brussels...

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

18/01/2013

Weekly news update: Challenge to Scotland's MUP gets underway...

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

04/01/2013

Weekly news update: Alcohol Concern/British Liver Trust launch...

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

18/12/2012

Drunken hospital admissions double in the region

The number of people being admitted into North East hospitals for drinking alcohol to excess has more than doubled in less than a decade, with the highest increase seen amongst 60-64...

14/12/2012

Weekly news update: Study provides new alcohol and pregnancy...

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

07/12/2012

Weekly news update: Green King backs MUP

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

30/11/2012

Weekly News Update: Minimum price plan to end cheap alcohol sales...

Round up of this week's news and policy updates

28/11/2012

Don't sacrifice 1,000 lives for the sake of 5p

Colin Shevills, Director of Balance, said: “This consultation is a real opportunity to make significant progress in tackling alcohol misuse, as long as we set a minimum unit price of...