Government considering in-car ‘alcolocks’ to curb drink-driving re-offending


The Department for Transport is considering using alcohol ignition interlocks, or 'alcolocks', to help rehabilitate drink-driving offenders.
Motorist who alerted police to drunk driver is also arrested for being above the limit

Police arrest two drunk drivers in one go


A motorist who helped police detain a drink driving suspect was also arrested for being over the legal alcohol limit.

Police arrest drunk driver who crashed on M56


Cheshire Police has arrested a motorist who crashed on the M56, after discovering the driver was nearly three times above the drink-drive limit.
Watch police stop drunk motorist driving wrong way down motorway

Police stop drunk driver doing wrong way on M4


Thames Valley Police have released CCTV footage showing how they brought a drunk driver, travelling against traffic on the wrong side of the M4.

Products: Non-alcoholic spirits reviewed


Are there genuine, drinkable alcohol-free alternatives to a classic gin & tonic for drivers who wish to enjoy a grown-up drink?
Sharp increase in drink-drive casualties

Sharp increase in drink-drive casualties


Ministers are under pressure to cut the drink-drive limit after figures showed that the number of people killed or injured in alcohol-related...
One in six drivers admits being over alcohol limit, RAC figures suggest

One in six admits driving over alcohol limit


Millions of drivers have admitted to getting behind the wheel in the past 12 months despite thinking that they might be over the drink-drink limi
Booze cruise: why it's rarely safe to drive the morning after drinking alcohol

Booze cruise: driving the morning after alcohol


Tis the season to be jolly. But things may not be so jolly for drivers who drive the morning after the night before, without having checked wheth
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News: English drivers warned as Scotland lowers its...


English drivers have been warned to heed the new drink-drive limits in Scotland as Parliament in Holyrood unanimously agreed to lower the legal limit...
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News: Persistent drink-drive offenders to be fitted...


Drivers who have been caught repeatedly drink-driving could be fitted with US-style electronic tags that monitor their alcohol intake, according...