Editorial: Binge-drinking's giving sport a headache

campaignlive.co.uk, Friday, 16 May 2008 12:00AM

Sponsorship of sport in general, and football in particular, by alcohol advertisers pre-dates the binge-drinking phenomenon by many years.

Quite how do a group of Labour MPs think that banning such activity now will make a jot of difference to a complex social problem? All it would do is to leave lots of sports with a severe financial hangover.

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