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More than one in ten 14-year-olds admit to binge drinking

24 January 2018

Professor Emla Fitzsimons has led a study demonstrating that just under half of young people in the UK had tried alcohol by the time they were 14, with more than one in ten confessing to binge drinking. Read: Telegraph, More: Times (£), Daily Mail, Guardian, TES (£), Evening Standard, BBC Radio 4 'You & Yours' (from 33 mins 51 secs)