Advertising ban will not drain drinks industry

The Government is expected to announce a ban on the day time broadcasting of television adverts for alcohol, as part of a new initiative to control alcohol advertising and sponsorship.

1st January, 2005

The Government is expected to announce a ban on the day time broadcasting of television adverts for alcohol, as part of a new initiative to control alcohol advertising and sponsorship. Apparently, there are also plans to introduce health warnings on beer and spirits, similar to those on tobacco products.

Also, as a result of the recommendations by the government-appointed Strategic Task Force on Alcohol, there will be a move to deal with the relationship between...

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