Alcohol Minimum Price

A Boozy History: Why I Welcome Alcohol Price Minimum (Please Don't Lynch Me)

Greg Jenner | Posted 28.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Greg Jenner

Booze is even in the Bible - the first thing Noah does after the Great Flood is plant a vineyard, drink the wine, and then get his todger out in a drunken stupor, only to be discovered sleeping naked by his son. It's reassuring to know that even God's chosen zoo curator would probably have plonked a traffic cone on his head and run naked down the high street, if he'd had the opportunity to join a university rugby club.

Will Minimum Prices For Alcohol Cut Binge Boozing?

PA | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK

Public opinion is sceptical that the Government's controversial plans to introduce a minimum price for alcohol of at least 40p a unit, is likely to br...

Minimum Pricing Won't Stop 'Binge Drinking'

Mark J Daniels | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK Politics
Mark J Daniels

David Cameron is determined to bring in a minimum price on alcohol, to much hullaballoo about whether this is: a) actually legal, b) morally correct, c) financially viable.

Where Is Britain's New Alcohol Strategy?

Rupert Wolfe-Murray | Posted 15.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Wolfe-Murray

Health reform is perhaps the most divisive issue in Britain's government... and there is another health issue that the Prime Minister and the Health Secretary do not agree on: the new Alcohol Strategy, which is expected to be announced any day now. David Cameron wants a minimum price to be imposed on cheap supermarket alcohol, while Andrew Lansley prefers self regulation.

SNP Consider Minimum Price For Alcohol Units

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK Politics

SNP ministers are looking at introducing a minimum price for alcohol units, after similar plans were rejected by MSPs during the previous Scottish gov...