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Weekly news update: Pubs demand minimum alcohol price

Summary of weekly news.


Health First: An evidence-based alcohol strategy for the UK

This report has been produced by an independent group of experts with no involvement from the alcohol industry.


Weekly News Update: Talk to children about alcohol

Summary of weekly news.


Letter to Prime Minister around minimum unit price

A network of organisations from around the country who are concerned about alcohol related harm have written a joint letter to the Prime Minister calling on him to keep his promise...


Balance responds to the budget

“We welcome the Government’s commitment in today’s budget to look at plans to tackle cheap, harmful alcohol. However, the measures announced will not impact on the harm that we’re seeing...


Worrying rise in young people with alcohol-related liver disease...

New figures reveal the number of hospital admissions for people under 30 with alcohol-related liver disease has increased by 400% in the North East – the England increase was 117%.


Health bodies say Government must stand firm on MUP

Balance, the North East Alcohol Office, today urges the Government to stand firm on its commitment to introduce a minimum unit price for alcohol (MUP).