Who's your designated driver?

Police forces across the region are reminding festive party-goers to nominate a designated driver before heading out on the town this New Year’s Eve.

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Less tolerance for drink drivers

People are becoming less tolerant of drink drivers - that's what police in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight have found during their month long drink drive campaign. Since December 1, 100 people have been arrested for drink driving in the two counties.

Acting Police Sergeant Neil Lancaster spoke to Meridian and said officers have also been noticing how children are increasingly becoming the designated drivers for their parents on a night out.

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