A motorist spotted by motorway police driving on tyres worn down to the metal wheel was almost six times the drink-drive limit.
New Year’s revellers who feel anxious about returning to work after binge-drinking during the festive season may actually be suffering from alcohol withdrawal symptoms, according to a liver expert.
It's the time of year synonymous with mulled wine, Bucks Fizz, prosecco and whisky - the indulgent winter period of alcohol infused parties, gatherings and merriment.
Trade in pubs has withstood the lowering of the drink-drive limit in Scotland, new research suggests.
Boris Johnson claimed he has given up drinking until after Brexit is sorted.
The introduction of minimum unit pricing for alcohol has had little impact on retailer revenues, new research suggests.
A law that sets a minimum price for alcohol in Scotland has been implemented effectively, with compliance high among licensed premises, according to a new report.
Alcohol sales in Scotland fell to the lowest level for almost quarter of a century last year, new research has found.
Gin has been enjoying a real flourish as the on-trend drink, with Scottish distilleries at the heart of the boom.
It was, after all, only one glass, a splash or two of reward after another long day.
The Scottish Government’s crackdown on cheap alcohol has driven some drinkers to drugs, experts fear.