Alcohol Focus Scotland Launches Manifesto

06/04/2011 09:05

Alcohol Focus Scotland’s Manifesto is launched today (05/04/11).  The Manifesto calls for the new Scottish Parliament to take decisive steps to reduce the harm caused by alcohol by:

  • Increasing the price and reducing the availability of alcohol
  • Specifically targeting supermarkets for increased regulation
  • Banning alcohol sport sponsorship
  • Reducing drink driving limits to 50mg
  • Awareness raising campaign on the harm alcohol causes to others
  • Improved treatment and support services for people in need

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