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Thursday 23 October 2014

Beer

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 »

Alcohol-free club night opens in Sweden

A club at which guests are breathalysed on the door and where no alcoholic beverages are sold has launched in Stockholm.

Friday, September 26th, 2014 3 Comments »

The week in pictures

This week saw db dine at a restaurant with no chef, indulge in an edible cinematic feast and sample the latest release from whisky maker Glenfarclas.

Friday, September 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Alcohol can lower risk of heart attack

Moderate alcohol consumption, as part of a healthy lifestyle, could help prevent four out of five heart attacks in men, according to a recent study.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Kiss Cam’ couple drench each other in beer

A couple at a Dodgers versus Giants game decided not to go for the public smooch when caught on the stadium “Kiss Cam”.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 No Comments »

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