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Saturday 25 October 2014

Beer

Vietnam to keep sidewalk beer sales

A proposal to ban beer sales in small street bars in Vietnam has been dropped though other alcohol laws will be enforced.

Monday, October 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Global beer versus wine trends

A US firm has collated statistics and figures from around the world pitting beer against wine.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

NHS considers drug for ‘mild alcoholics’

A newly developed drug that stops people enjoying alcohol has been recommended to the NHS by a healthcare group.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Minimum unit price would ‘save lives’

A minimum price of 45p per unit in the UK would be 50 times more effective in combatting alcohol misuse than current measures, new research claims.

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Drugs and sex spend tops beer and wine

The UK spent more on illicit substances and prostitution last year than it did on wine and beer.

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 No Comments »

German city paying alcoholics in beer

A German city has launched a controversial programme that will see its alcoholic homeless sweep the streets in return for beer and cigarettes.

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 No Comments »

‘Drunk’ man fends off croc with eye poke

An inebriated Australian fought off a death-rolling crocodile by poking it in the eye – a feat that could have come straight out of a Crocodile Dundee film.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Beer flavonoid could boost brain power

A rare compound found only in hops could improve cognitive function and slow down memory degradation, a recent study has discovered.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 1 Comment »

CAMRA appoints Tim Page as chief executive

The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has announced Tim Page as its new chief executive.

Monday, September 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Tories toast political beer range

Conservative Party members have been bonding at their annual party conference by drinking a range of politically-themed beers.

Monday, September 29th, 2014 No Comments »

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