GrogWatch - Alcohol News Roundup - 13 Mar 2013

Today’s alcohol-related news

Bucking the booze trend
ABC Perth  720
11 Mar 2013
Gillian O’Shaughnessy speaks to Chris Raine about Hello Sunday Mornings and the online movement towards a more positive drinking culture.

More women are getting drunk on Sydney streets than ever before
12 Mar 2013
More women in Sydney are coming to police attention as being well affected or seriously affected by alcohol – the equivalent of 10 to 20 drinks, or two bottles of wine.

Call for Zero blood alcohol for under 25s
Sydney Morning Herald
12 Mar 2013
The Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education says young people are disproportionately represented in road accidents, and laws should be changed to reflect that.

Weekend fun lost in a haze
The Telegraph
12 Mar 2013
A snapshot of Sydney’s Friday and Saturday night ‘drunks and punch-ups’.