Alcohol risk underplayed in ‘drink-drive capital’ of South Holland
Fewer than one in five people think alcohol is a bigger problem than illegal drugs - despite the fact that South Holland is the UK’s drink-drive capital.
A new study by alcohol and addiction advice service Port of Call exposes the fact that most people downplay the danger of alcohol addiction.
While recent figures showed South Holland to have relatively low rates of alcohol-related hospital admissions and alcohol-related deaths, drink-driving is still a major issue in the district.
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