A survey out today by the AA has revealed that 3% of motorists admitted to festive drink-driving in the last five years.
1% of the 22,000 drivers surveyed owned up to offending in the last year.
The study also found that 20% of motorists have taken a risk by drink driving at Christmas in the last 20 years.
Hereford is in the top ten of drink drive hot spots in the UK.
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