The Big Lottery Fund (Big) is looking for a lead partner to manage and deliver a series of projects which will aim to tackle alcohol misuse among older people.
As many as three quarters of people in the UK are underestimating the amount they drink according to a new study.
The number of pints of beer and cider consumed in the UK will fall by 1.6 billion between now and 2018 the Office of Budget Responsibility has said.
Doctors in the North East, one of the areas worst affected by alcohol harm, have signed an open letter to the prime minister calling for a 50p per unit minimum price.
Asda, Tesco and Sainsbury’s will give other local retailers training to prevent under-age alcohol sales as part of a new Community Alcohol Partnership scheme.
The Portman Group has called for a less sensationalist perspective on recent statistics relating to alcohol deaths.
One of the drinks industry’s most inventive brand builders, John Halewood, has died over the weekend.
The Wine and Spirit Trade Association hopes to work with the UK government to introduce a separate tax band for low alcohol wines.
Andrew Lansley MP has called on the drinks trade to support the government’s Public Health Responsibility Deal.
The latest Wilson Drinks Report shows UK off-trade volume sales are down 1%, and on-trade down 3%.
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