Pubwatch: warning

Pubwatch warning on public bodies

By Michelle Perrett

National Pubwatch has issued another warning against getting public bodies involved with decisions to ban offenders, after schemes in North Wales teamed up with hospitals.

Report: Young people drinking less

'Young people less tolerant of drinking'

By Adam Pescod

School children in England are becoming less tolerant of drinking among their peers, according to new NHS figures released this morning. Just under...

Pubwatch: NHS has joined Isle of Wight scheme

NHS to nominate people for pubwatch bans

By Lesley Foottit

Isle of Wight Pubwatch has announced a partnership with the NHS in a bid to reduce alcohol-related disorder. Two representatives from the Isle of...

Ambulance call-outs: could be reduced by in-house paramedics, say doctors

Doctors: clubs should employ paramedics

By Ewan Turney

A&E doctors have called for nightclubs to employ paramedics to take the pressure off hospitals. But the trade has expressed fears that it would...

Brits are being urged to take it easy after holidays

Drinkers told to go dry in September

By Ewan Turney

Drinkers in England have been urged to make September the new January and go dry for the month. The idea is being floated by the Department of...

Police still pushing for glass ban

Police still pushing for glass ban

Hampshire and Thames Valley police are contiuing to urge licensees to ban glass. The MA revealed in May that pubs in Hampshire were being put under...

Social clubs

Social clubs

Q My local social club is at an NHS hospital and regularly sells alcohol. However, it does not appear to have any notices displayed regarding the...