So the Royal College of Psychiatrists has issued a report recommending that the safe limits for drinking alcohol by older people should be drastically cut.
Yet another unwarranted intrusion into our lives by the nanny state. Hardly a day goes by without the publication of new research showing a glass of wine a day is bad for you, then it isn’t, then it is again. And then again, who cares? Each new study seems to contradict the last. Why won’t they leave us alone to take personal responsibility for our health?
Anyway, it’s a good excuse to post a video of my daughter, Lisa, along with guitar maestro, Andy Mathewson, performing the Chris Thomas King song ‘John Law Burned Down the Liquor Store’: