4 Feb 2021
Brussels proposes mandatory health warnings on alcohol by 2023
The European Commission Wednesday proposed introducing mandatory health warnings for alcoholic drinks by the end of 2023, as part of its Beating Cancer plan.
29 Dec 2020
‘Notable’ fall in Scotland’s alcohol death rate
The number of deaths caused by alcohol misuse in Scotland fell by 10% last year, according to new statistics.
9 Dec 2020
UK gambling laws set for wide-ranging review
The UK’s outdated gambling laws are set for a wide-ranging review that will consider advertising bans and stake limits to cope with the rapid changes that online betting has brought to the sector.
9 Dec 2020
Recreational cannabis supply approved by voters in four US states but rejected in New Zealand
On 3 November 2020, in tandem with the US presidential election, the four states of Arizona, Montana, New Jersey and South Dakota voted on and approved proposals to introduce systems of home and retail supply of cannabis for recreational use for over-21s