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Alex Scott ‘turned to drinking’ as she became ‘scared to leave house’

Alex Scott, 37, has broken down as she spoke about the alarming social media abuse she received after she was inaccurately named the new host of A Question of Sport.The BBC presenter admitted that she was “scared for [her] life”, which led her to turn to alcohol. Alex regularly opens up about her personal life […]

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Sports

Qatar World Cup fans face £15 pints and arrest if drinking on streets

A major concern for supporters all over the world is that it is illegal to be homosexual in Qatar, leaving LGBTQ+ questioning their own safety in the country. It has been announced that captains at the tournament will attempt to make a stand against the aged viewpoint of the country by wearing an armband that […]

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UK

Dramatic rise in children drinking alcohol provided by parents

NHS “worrying” figures show at-home drinking among 11 to 15-year-olds is on the rise, despite health risks, including being involved in violence and an increased risk of suicide. The statistics – included in the report “Smoking, Drinking and Drug Use Among Young People in England, 2021 – show 13 per cent of 11-year-olds said they […]

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Sports

US Open star’s reason for drinking beer after loss

US OPEN 2022 DAY 10 KEY MATCHES From 2am AEST Aryna Sabalenka (6), Belarus, def. Karolina Pliskova (22), Czech Republic, 6-1, 7-6 (4). [22] Frances Tiafoe def [9] Andrey Rublev 7-6, 7-6, 6-4. Not before 9am AEST [1] Iga Swiatek def [8] Jessica Pegula 6-3, 7-6 (4) [11] Jannik Sinner v [3] Carlos Alcaraz Source […]

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Entertainment

John Wayne’s bosses shot scenes before noon when star began drinking

High Noon: Sylvia Syms reveals John Wayne turned down role Across more than 170 films and TV productions, actor John Wayne proved himself to be one of cinema’s greatest ever stars. His reputation was so good with viewers across the globe that he was recognised by the American Film Institute as one of the greatest […]

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UK

Hosepipe ban: Why low rainfall has officials looking to SEWAGE for drinking water

He said part of a “solution” would be to “reprocess the water that results from sewage treatment” and “turn it back into drinking water”. The process, he said, is “perfectly safe and healthy”, and the UK would need to “change how we think about water” to preserve vital channels. He added: “We need to remember […]

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Science

Britons need to be ‘less squeamish’ about drinking water from sewage, says agency head

British people need to be “less squeamish” about drinking water derived from sewage, the boss of the Environment Agency has said. Writing in the Sunday Times, Sir James Bevan outlined measures the government, water companies and ordinary people should be taking to avoid severe droughts. He said: “Part of the solution will be to reprocess […]

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UK

UK cities with the most toxic drinking cultures MAPPED – see if yours is on the list

Billy Connolly discusses his struggles with alcoholism London topped the list of UK cities with the most toxic drinking culture according to research by private rehab clinic Delamere, followed by Leeds and Bristol. The latest available health survey data show 27 percent of drinkers in Great Britain binge drink on their heaviest drinking days, with […]

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Science

It’s Literally Raining ‘Forever Chemicals’, And The Storm Could Last For Decades

Humans are filling the world with trash, but not all of our waste is visible to the human eye. While plastic litter on the beach is easy to spot, microplastics and ‘forever chemicals’ have leached far and wide without our barely noticing.   Both forms of pollution are now so ubiquitous in the environment, they […]

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Science

Nearly One Million California Residents Living With Contaminated Drinking Water Deemed Dangerous to Human Health

Nearly 1 million residents in California are living with contaminated drinking water that is considered unsafe for consumption and harmful to human health. Source: KCRA News/Youtube The California state auditor, Michael S. Tilden, issued a report addressing the state’s officials, including Governor Newsom. The report identified over 370 failing water systems across the state that […]