Here is a round up of the stories making the UK BBC news recently
”Alcohol Concern Cymru: End pub energy drinks promotion ”
BBC News 21/9/11
”An alcohol campaign group wants pubs and clubs to stop promoting caffeine energy drinks as mixers for spirits.
Alcohol Concern Cymru claims they can mask the effects of alcohol so drinkers may be less aware of how drunk they are.
It wants producers to carry warnings in their marketing campaigns ”
Read the full story here http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-14993122
Police investigate Bracknell mephedrone dealers BBC News 23/9/11
”Police are to crack down on dealers of the illegal drug mephedrone after Berkshire counsellors reported a rise in the number of people seeking help over the drug.
Bracknell Forest Council says it has seen double the number of under 18s seeking help since April, compared with last year.
It issued a warning about an extra strong batch of the drug last month.
Counsellors are concerned as users can become mentally addicted to the drug”
Read the full story here http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-berkshire-15032010