So MP's are calling for a ban on cheap alcohol promotions.
I don't have the golden answer to the alleged 'drinking problem' Britain has but the above isn't the solution. One might want to look behind the alcohol, quite away behind it to find the root of the problem.
Let me take you back a few years, to the time of William Hogarth (1697-1764)
Gin Lane and Beer Alley.
Haven't we travelled far?