Coronavirus: information and advice hub

On this page we will share information and advice on alcohol during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak - including tips for managing your drinking, links to support you can access during lockdown and beyond, and guidance for professionals.

Coronavirus: information and advice hub

1 in 5

1 in 5 (21%) have been drinking more often during lockdown. Heavier drinkers are less likely to have cut down.

Coronavirus: information and advice hub

1 in 14

1 in 14 (7%) current or former drinkers have stopped drinking completely in lockdown.

Coronavirus: information and advice hub

1 in 3

More than 1 in 3 (37%) of us are taking active steps to manage our drinking.

Keeping track of your drinking

With normal routines out of whack and stress levels heightened, you might find yourself drinking more than usual without noticing. If you’re worried about your drinking getting out of hand, there are tools available to help you keep track.

For professionals