Scotland is leading the way on lowering the drink driving limit, argues Kenny MacAskill MSP. It should be lowered further and England and Wales should follow Scotland's lead.
Mike Guilfoyle reflects on his supervisory experience with 'Marcus', who had a traumatic childhood and struggled with alcohol problems.
Alcohol probably poses the biggest drugs harm challenge today, according to a new briefing from the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies. In Estimating drug harms: a risky business, Professor David Nutt, of Imperial College London argues that the relative harms of legal drugs such as alcohol and tobacco are greater than those of a number of illegal drugs, including cannabis, LSD and ecstasy.