Drinking

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    Training Club exclusive: how to plan drinking around your workouts now that Dry January is over

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    Life

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Latest Stories

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Long Reads

“I gave up alcohol five years ago and here’s what I've learned”

For one, other people don't care as much as you think they do...

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Ally Sinyard
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Life

Prosecco fans, your favourite tipple has unexpected health benefits

Bottoms up to the bubbles!

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Kayleigh Dray
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Books

A life less boozy: 5 inspiring quit lit reads for the sober curious

Raw, funny and moving memoirs from women who gave up alcohol.

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Anna Brech
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Wellbeing

This is why alcohol makes it harder to get a good night’s sleep

Sorry, but nightcaps really don’t work.

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Chloe Gray
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Aiden Wynn
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Is it a good idea to work out on a hangover?

The answer may come as a relief…

Nutrition

The best foods to eat when you’re hungover

Do you swear by a post-night out full English? Or maybe your cure is a banana and coffee? Here's the science behind whether they really work.

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Chloe Gray
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Food

How to chill a bottle of white wine in less than 3 minutes

Because who has time to wait for wine this bank holiday weekend?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Why does drinking alcohol in the day seem to affect us more?

An expert has the answer...

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Lockdown drinking: how our relationship with alcohol has changed.
Long Reads

“I was 4 months sober when we went into lockdown – this is what it’s been like”

Three women share their very real and differing experiences of alcohol in lockdown.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Summery cocktails
Food

34 fruity and delicious summer cocktails to make this weekend

Get your shaker ready.

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Megan Murray
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Win

Win the ultimate back bar of spirits worth over £1000

Anyone for a tipple?

In partnership with
Cocktails in the City
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Annie Grace
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How to resist the inevitable peer pressure to drink alcohol

Are you giving up alcohol for Dry January, or aiming to cut back on booze throughout 2020?

Alcohol-free: 11 things you'll hear when you stop drinking.
Life

11 things you (almost definitely) hear when you stop drinking

“Oh, I’m so sorry to hear that.”

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Ally Sinyard
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Life

There are 3 types of drinking personalities, and this one’s the most likely to binge

Your alcohol habits might be more predictable than you think.

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Jessica Rapana
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Health

How to go alcohol free this Christmas, by a woman who did it herself

“I drank far too much and ended up hating myself.”

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Stylist Team
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Best alcohol gifts: gin, vodka, whisky Christmas gift ideas
Food

14 beautiful bottles of booze to give as gifts (including alcohol-free options)

From art deco gin to astronomy-inspired whisky and 0% alcohol liqueurs, these stylish bottles are guaranteed crowd-pleasers.

Posted by
Christobel Hastings
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People

Alcohol free Christmas: “Why quitting alcohol was the best decision I ever made”

More millennials than ever are going teetotal. Will you be joining them this Christmas?

Posted by
Rae Ritchie
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No alcohol pub
Life

Are low alcohol pubs the future of our nights out?

The UK has it's first no and low alcohol pub.

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Hollie Richardson
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Chloe Gray
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World Gin Day 2019: the best quirky gins to try this weekend

From the weird to the wonderful...

Food

Gin types explained: do you know your Sloe Gin from your London Dry?

It's time to be a Mother's Ruin connoisseur

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Amy Swales
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