Tagged: alcohol unit reduction

Henry Ashworth on New Year’s resolutions and the alcohol industry

Henry Ashworth

Evidence suggests that New Year resolutions are more likely to be successful when people commit publicly to them. In his first video-blog, Henry Ashworth, co-Chair of the Responsibility Deal Alcohol Network, talks about the resolutions being made by the industry … Read more → – Henry Ashworth on New Year’s resolutions and the alcohol industry

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Henry Ashworth, chair of the alcohol network – Tangible action from alcohol producers drives momentum on the Deal

Henry Ashworth

Alcohol is commonplace in our society and the vast majority of people (78%) drink within Government guidelines.  Nationally, alcohol consumption is falling and levels of binge drinking are at the lowest recorded levels amongst young people with significantly fewer children … Read more → – Henry Ashworth, chair of the alcohol network – Tangible action from alcohol producers drives momentum on the Deal

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A8 – additional guidance on the calculation of product contributions

The Department of Health, with the agreement of the alcohol network monitoring and evaluation sub-group, has issued new additional guidance for those firms who want to quantify their contribution to the unit reduction pledge in their delivery plans. If you … Read more → – A8 – additional guidance on the calculation of product contributions

New Alcohol Unit Reduction pledge

Through the launch of a new collective pledge on alcohol, a billion units of alcohol will be shed by the alcohol industry through an ambitious plan to help customers drink within guidelines, Health Secretary Andrew Lansley announced today. Companies have … Read more → – New Alcohol Unit Reduction pledge

A8. Alcohol Unit Reduction

“As part of action to reduce the number of people drinking above the guidelines, we have already signed up to a core commitment to “foster a culture of responsible drinking which will help people drink within guidelines”. To support this … Read more → – A8. Alcohol Unit Reduction