Residents of Yorkshire And Humber most concerned about over use of alcohol in the UK

Figures just out are showing people in the Yorkshire and the Humber areas are the most concerned in the country about the drinking habits of someone they know during the lockdown.

17 % of people in Yorkshire & Humber are concerned, and 8 % of people in Yorkshire and the Humber are also worried about their own drinking.

The figures across the country are 12 % – meaning around six million people across the UK have concerns about how much someone they know is drinking.   8 % of people in Yorkshire are also worried about their own drinking.   They thought people were most likely to drink are due to boredom, to relax or loneliness.