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15/07/2011

Alcohol pushed as essential to summer fun in Sunderland

Summer is here – and the region’s supermarkets are trying their hardest to persuade North Easterners that they need a drink to enjoy it.

04/07/2011

Health feature on holiday drinking

Whether jetting off abroad or staying closer to home – many of us will be enjoying a few drinks as part of a well-earned summer holiday.

29/06/2011

Tackling alcohol-related violence in North East England

The NHS is playing an increasingly important role in tackling alcohol-related violence in the North East of England, according to research commissioned by Balance.

29/06/2011

Balance response to Sunderland Echo Liquid enquiry

Colin Shevills, director of Balance, said: “This is a perfect example of the alcohol industry’s irresponsible use of low price and promotion to encourage young people to misuse alcohol...

28/06/2011

Tackling alcohol-related violence in Durham and Darlington

The NHS is playing an increasingly important role in tackling alcohol-related violence in Durham and Darlington, according to pioneering research commissioned by Balance.

28/06/2011

Tackling alcohol-related violence in Hartlepool

The NHS is playing an increasingly important role in tackling alcohol-related violence in Hartlepool, according to pioneering research commissioned by Balance.

28/06/2011

Tackling alcohol-related violence in Stockton

The NHS is playing an increasingly important role in tackling alcohol-related violence in Stockton, according to pioneering research commissioned by Balance.

17/06/2011

Balance response to Joseph Rowntree Foundation report

Responding to research conducted by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Colin Shevills, Director of Balance, said: “Parents are undoubtedly the biggest influence on their children’s lives....

16/06/2011

Men - is your MOT up to date?

Worryingly, a recent study by Men’s Health Network has shown that 70 per cent of men find it easier to look after their cars than their own health..

26/05/2011

Balance response to NHS Information Centre Report

Colin Shevills, Director of Balance, said: “Today’s statistics provide a big picture of the damage alcohol misuse is doing across England and the North East.