Drinkers in the UK get drunk more often than anywhere else in the world, findings from a global survey suggests.
Drinking a bottle of wine per week increases the lifetime risk of cancer by the equivalent of smoking five to 10 cigarettes, research suggests.
The chief executive of alcoholism prevention charity Alcohol Focus Scotland has called for a complete ban on alcohol marketing in public places.
talkRADIO’s Mike Graham has described drinking in excess as “idiocy” and suggested that those who become so intoxicated should be charged to use the NHS’s new ‘drunk tanks’.
More than half of UK motorists support lowering the drink drive limit to zero, a new study suggests.
The number of women who have died alcohol-specific deaths in the UK have reached the highest levels since records began, official figures show.
Former Airline Pilot Terry Tozer has said that it is a “basic principle” that people should not be allowed to fly if they are drunk, after the Home Office launched a review into alcohol being served in airports.
An investigation into drink-spiking suggested a prevalence among university students who may put drugs like MDMA into friends' drinks
Pubs could face closure if a 33-year-old law banning drinking during football games is overturned
Young people find it easier to buy cannabis than alcohol, according to a report by drugs policy think tank Volte Face. The Children’s Report found that 44 per cent of young cannabis users said it was "very easy" to buy, as opposed to 22 per cent who said the same about alcohol.
Julian Monaghan, 49, was arrested at Gatwick Airport on January 18 on suspicion of reporting for duty as a pilot when his level of alcohol was over the prescribed limit
Robert James Kirman admitted to criminal damage, assault and a public order offence
The police were contacted however when they found Charlotte Guy had already killed herself
The company are using an image of the same woman but with different clothes in a different setting
The Proud Boys is apparently 'a men’s club that meets about once a month to drink beer' and much more
Michael Fabricant says he has no recollection of an alleged incident in a taxi
A spreadsheet allegedly created by Conservative aides and staffers includes poor behaviour and sexual harassment against 36 MPs
Sateki Siale has been jailed for 24 years with a no parole period of 17 years
A man had seen a raccoon and thought it was dying, but it had actually just been eating fermenting grapes
Judge Penny Moreland says the men in the gang targeted teenagers and young women who were 'young, impressionable, naive and vulnerable'
Management of the nightclub say they were unaware of the sign but will remove it
A caller spoke to Paul Ross about his problems with alcohol in a moving interview
Former pilot Terry Tozer says authorities, airlines and airports are passing the parcel on the issue
Woods was arrested near his home on Monday - but says he wasn't drunk
Foreign secretary says he wants to boost whisky business between UK and India - but worshippers are outraged
A senior operating department practitioner has been accused of working in cardiovascular theatres whilst under the influence of alcohol on two occasions
Three men used a concrete block to break into a nature centre in Arkansas and went on to destroy aquariums, educational displays and other objects
The man was caught when another child in the room secretly filmed his actions which took place repeatedly over a period of 90 minutes
French police have arrested two people on suspicion of supplying a pellet gun, after going through communications on the Orly airport attacker's phone
Carlos Roberto Licona was the designated First Officer on a United Airlines flight, however when staff smelt his breath they removed him from the plane
MPs and peers have launched a manifesto in support of children with alcoholic parents, calling on the government to help the situation, which they call a 'secret scandal'
At least 25 people have died in Siberia after drinking bath oil which they used as a replacement for alcohol, according to Russian investigators
Mark Langedijk told his family "this is no life," as he battled with alcohol for eight years and so was allowed to be euthanised
A man has been found guilty of killing another who he was drinking with, after they got into a fight, once the victim had died, he took a knife to him
The deputy manager of the care home used six vulnerable men's bank cards to withdraw cash for herself, she claimed it was to fuel her alcoholism
Alcoynth is believed to avoid the toxin that causes hangover, as well as reducing the risks of heavy drinking
Public Health England is warning that the NHS will become unaffordable unless illnesses related to poor diet, smoking and drinking are tackled
This week a survey showed half of UK parents allow their children to drink alcohol at home. So Jon asked his own children whether he'd plied them with booze
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The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers has said that, despite more than 440 cautions, "more evidence is needed" before the government changes the rules on alcohol sales at airports…