What is alcohol?
Alcohol plays a part in many of our lives, yet it’s surprising how little people know about its contents. Learn more here about alcohol units and what goes in your drink.
New government alcohol unit guidelines
What's changed and how does it affect you?Get the facts about the new alcohol guidelines.
Alcohol unit guidelines
Are you regularly drinking more units of alcohol than you should be?Find out what the lower risk guidelines are for you
Alcohol unit guidelines shown as drinks
The simplest way to understand the lower risk guidelines is to see what they equate to in common types of drinks.Find out what the alcohol unit guidelines look like as drinks
How much alcohol is too much?
Exactly how much is too much on a night out – or in? And how do you know if the amount you drink is harming your health?Get the answers here
Frequently asked questions about alcohol
What is a unit of alcohol? What is binge drinking?Browse through our FAQs about alcohol to find out
What is an alcohol unit?
Our guide gives you the facts and advice on alcohol units and measures.Watch our animation and get the facts
Alcohol's ingredients and chemicals
What is alcohol? And how is it made?Get a quick overview here
Interesting alcohol facts
Learn more about alcohol and its effects from our collection of facts you may not yet know.Get all the facts you need here.
Types of alcohol
Units and calories in ale and stout
Get to know more about the ale or stout you drink.Ale and stout facts by the barrel load!
Units and calories in alcopops
They taste good but what's in them? Get the facts.Find out what's in your alcopop
Units and calories in cider
There's more to cider than apples and pears - find out exactly what.Cider facts on tap
Units and calories in spirits
There are an array of spirits out there - find out more about them here.Straight facts and advice about spirits
Units and calories in wine
There's plenty to know about wine and we've got a full body of facts right here.All you need to know about wine
Units and calories in lager
Get the facts on tap about exactly what goes into your lagerLager facts on tap
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