Some of the most radical and controversial reforms in today's White Paper on welfare reform target problem drug and alcohol users.
An analysis of major retailers has found that supermarkets are still offering own brand 'value booze' at discounted prices.
An Addaction 'flashmob' took to the streets of London on Saturday 4 October as 'Ellie', who represents the one in five people affected by drug or alcohol addiction in the UK today
Addaction, Britain's biggest specialist drug and alcohol treatment charity is launching a major awareness campaign for drug and alcohol treatment in the UK today (Monday 6 October 2008).
One in five young people say they think parents have taken drugs, according to Addaction commissioned survey
One in five (19 per cent) young people say they think their parents have taken drugs and of those, one in ten (nine per cent) say they think their parents still take drugs, according to a survey published today by Addaction, Britain's biggest specialist drug and alcohol charity.