Alcohol tag scheme to expand after successful trials in England and Wales

Alcohol tags help offenders guilty of drink-fuelled crime to maintain sobriety upon their release. Since the scheme was introduced in England by the Ministry of Justice one year ago, following a successful pilot in Wales, over 3,121 offenders have been monitored by the tags, with more than 3,000 staying sober – a 97% success rate. As a result of the schemes success, the Ministry of Justice will roll out alcohol-monitoring tags to other offenders once they are released from prison in the summer

finds: The data behind your drinking

Drinking habits among UK-based adults are incredibly varied and depend on a myriad of factors but a survey produced by Dry has uncovered some interesting consistencies across UK drinkers and non-drinkers alike. Here is the data behind your drinking. Over 87% of respondents reported first drinking alcohol before they were 18 years old – the legal drinking age in the UK. Perhaps less surprising, 90% of people said their drinking habits have changed since they first began drinking. There was a f

2022 Euro Cup Tournament Preview • AFL Europe

The 2022 Euro Cup will take place tomorrow, Saturday June 18th in Edinburgh, Scotland. Across both the men’s and women’s competitions, 25 teams will be competing, an amazing result considering the challenges posed to many countries’ footy teams during the Covid-induced hiatus. As always, the tournament will be 9-a-side, with squads battling it out to earn bragging rights as the best international team in Europe. Games are set to get underway at 9am local time, with the final match set for 6:45p
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