Monday, July 4, 2022

Tag: alcohol

Victorian fire station gets new lease of life making firewater

A 135-YEAR-OLD fire station is to produce firewater after its new owners decided to open a whisky distillery. Dornoch fire station in the Highlands was...

Highland booze bingeing fueling crime claims top cop

HIGHLANDERS bingeing on cheap booze are a key factor in soaring levels of violent and sexual crime in northern Scotland, according to an outspoken...

Glasgow cornershop forced to move Buckfast behind counter “due to junkies stealing”

A GLASGOW cornershop has posted a hilarious sign to their customers telling them the Buckfast is now stored behind the counter “due to the...

Water used in Scotch whisky worth six times tap water

WATER used to make Scotch whisky generates six times more for the nation’s economy than it typically costs to buy. Economists say a metre cubed...

Attack “led to teacher’s drink-driving”

A TEACHER turned to drink after her life was “devastated” following an attack, a hearing was told. As a result, Helen Fletcher was prosecuted for...

Leaders disappointed in rise of alcohol deaths

A DIRECTOR of one of Scotland's largest social care agencies has said he is "disappointed but not surprised" that the number of alcohol related...

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