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Editorial – January 2019

Welcome to the January 2019 edition of Alcohol Alert, the Institute of Alcohol Studies newsletter, covering the latest updates on UK alcohol policy matters.

This month, The NHS expands the number of Alcohol Care Teams as part of its long-term plan. Other articles include: clampdown on drinking in Westminster at odds with new Health Secretary's stance on availability and affordability of alcohol, Northern Ireland sees annual alcohol-related deaths reach an all-time high, and YouGov survey finds a quarter of Brits deliberately downplay how much they drink.

Please click on the article titles to read them, or alternatively download a PDF version of our newsletter by clicking on the cover image. We hope you enjoy this edition.