Alcohol Misuse

How Safe Is Your Teen From a Drink-Drive Conviction?

Debbie Bannigan | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Debbie Bannigan

There is a point on every course where the penny drops. On every course, without exception, someone will tell us that, if they had known what they have learnt from us when they first started driving, they would not have offended.

Partying on New Year's Eve? Sobering Thoughts to Make You Plan Ahead

Debbie Bannigan | Posted 01.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Debbie Bannigan

So what can we do to keep ourselves and our loved ones safe? It's easy to say 'don't get drunk' but it can be hard to stay sober on party night. However, problem drinking is avoidable and preventable, so please feel free not to drink to excess, or at all, if that works for you. Plan ahead for how you will say no to alcohol, and stick to it.

Scotland Votes In Favour Of Minimum Price For Alcohol

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK Politics

Scotland has become the first part of the UK to back minimum pricing for alcohol. Drinkers must now pay at least 50p per unit of alcohol, a measure...