Over-60s drink twice as often as teens

Over-60s are twice as likely to drink alcohol in the evening as those aged under 30 according to a new report, with about one in seven drinking every night of…

World Cup drink drivers can expect penalties

A crackdown on drink driving is being launched to coincide with this summer’s football World Cup. Due to time zone differences, this year’s World Cup will be played out through…

Award helps Warwickshire to build a recovery community

A Warwickshire substance misuse support service has secured funding to establish a community recovery property for people overcoming drug and alcohol problems.   Leamington Spa based social enterprise ESH Works…

Coronation Street star talks openly about alcohol

Coronation Street’s Kevin Kennedy ‘Curly Watts’ provided frank and honest views on his battle with alcoholism at an event looking at the impact alcohol has in Warwickshire. It is estimated…