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06/09/2011

Study shows the number of off-licences locally has impact on young people ending up in hospital for drink-related problems

A study commissioned by the lobby group Alcohol Concern suggests that for every two off-licences per 100,000 population, one under-18 year-old was admitted to hospital for alcohol poisoning or intoxication between 2006 and 2009.

More: http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2011/sep/05/alcohol-concern-off-licences-drinking-problems