Pat Glass, MP for Durham North West, brought her own experience to the debate over minimum alcohol prices.
Ms Glass told MPs that she recently poured away eleven litres of cheap vodka confiscated from 13 and 14-year-olds. The haul came on a Friday night which she spent with a Durham Police unit tackling underage drinking.
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Kerrie brings you Saturday night's forecast for the Tyne Tees region
North Yorkshire Police say they have arrested 41 people in the first nine days of this year's drink and drug driving campaign.
Gusty winds over hills. Mainly dry with a cooler night ahead