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THE latest update of the research on the minimum price of alcohol (MPA) confirms that this token attempt to reduce harmful drinking has had very little effect ("Scottish ministers to consider new alcohol price hike after policy review", May 8). Alcohol Focus Scotland and many others want to push up the MPA from 50p to 65p. This approach is failing because there is no way of stopping the alcohol industry from creating as many new drinks as it likes to satisfy every palate and budget. Supermarkets
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Well-wishers gathered at Witton Cemetery to say goodbye to a loved one, and turned it into an impromptu rave after a DJ set up his turntables. Credit: SWNS
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Ukraine has won this year's Eurovision contest, with the UK finishing second.
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A YORK man and his 76-year-old father have battled through a hailstorm to conquer Yorkshire's Three Peaks and help people affected by the war in Ukraine.
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On Saturday, over 1300 people took part in the Race for Life at Lydiard Park in Swindon.
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A mountaineer once told he would never walk again unaided after shattering both his heels has scaled Mount Everest for a record-breaking 16th time, the highest number by a non-Sherpa.
The Labour politician said the Government was laughing at the British people after a Champagne bottle was auctioned off as a partygate souvenir.
Alongside rising energy and food bills, oil heated households in Wiltshire could soon face additional costs, if government plans go ahead.