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Editorial – October 2016

Welcome to the October 2016 edition of Alcohol Alert, the Institute of Alcohol Studies newsletter, covering the latest updates on UK alcohol policy matters.

In this month's issue, the Scottish Court of Session rules that minimum unit pricing is legal – again. Other articles include: new Home Office figures show personal licences for alcohol on the rise; Road safety and health groups call for a lower drink driving limit; and a study finds a narrowing gender gap among drinkers.

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.