Alcohol Pricing

British Public Accused Of Cosying Up To The Drinks Industry

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Comedy

The British public has been accused of 'cosying up to' the drinks industry in a damning report by medical experts. They found that the average Brit...

Will The Queen's Speech Pander To Farage?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 08.05.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron has been accused of pandering to Ukip after trumpeting an immigration crackdown and dropping policies that upset Nigel Farage's party. ...

Minimum Pricing: Not Just a Scottish Play

Ayo Akintola | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Politics
Ayo Akintola

When I heard about the beginning of the consultation on minimum pricing for alcohol, I didn't know whether to laugh or cry. Is it good or bad? All is not as straightforward as it seems.

Fancy A Booze Cruise To England? Scots Might Be Tempted

PA | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Politics

A row has broken out over whether English towns should promote cheap booze to Scots when a minimum price per unit is introduced north of the border ne...

SNP Seeks Minimum Alcohol Price

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK Politics

The Scottish Government has announced it will seek a minimum pricing of 50p per unit of alcohol. Health secretary Nicola Sturgeon made the announce...

WATCH: The Home Secretary's Alcohol Intake Causes Confusion

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK Politics

Maybe Theresa May had a fuzzy head on Friday morning, or was she just pre-occupied with keeping the country safe? Either way a BBC Breakfast intervie...