According to the Guardian Nigel Farage has gone teetotal for January. The UKIP leader says ‘it does us all good to have a break now and then’. Read more here.
Alcohol Concern’s Dry January encourages people to avoid alcohol for 31 days and aims to talk about, reflect upon and ultimately curb risky drinking behaviours. It is a simple, accessible public health intervention, encouraging people to experience a month without alcohol. The campaign is aimed at social drinkers whose alcohol consumption may have “crept up on them”.