Special Report: Alcohol related deaths double in the North West

At the start of Alcohol Awareness Week, our correspondent Mel Barham has a series of reports in which we are all being urged to re-examine our relationship with drink.

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Would slapping a minimum price on alcohol make us think about what we drink?

All this week we've had a series of special reports into the relationship we, here in the North West, have with alcohol.

We've seen the devastating effects drinking too much has had on individuals and their families.

But tonight, in the last of her special reports, our correspondent Mel Barham looks at minimum pricing of alcohol and other plans for cutting down our consumption:

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