According to a recent survey, a third of young people between the ages of 14-24 in the UK now don’t drink alcohol, making them the soberest generation in history (in the UK). 17% of them define themselves as teetotal, whereas 29% said they were non-drinkers.
The basic plot of a dictator murdered to bring peace to a nation but his death bringing about complete anarchy instead seemed almost a little to close for comfort. Whilst Hytner stuck to the script and didn't specifically point the finger at any current politicians, he still delivered a performance which tied very nicely into modern politics.
If you are one of those people who say every year that they’re doing dry Jan yet only seem to last until the first trip to the pub, then here are some tips to help you get to the first of Feb without booze.
2017 saw me try and do everything for everyone. 2018? Well this is the year I’m going to stop giving so much of a f**k.
The great thing about the Dr Who series is that it has been created in such a way that the main character can change over and over again without upsetting the plot line.
Mental health has always been present in Hamlet, with voices in one's head and the apparition of ghosts which others' aren't privy to. Yet Andrew Scott takes it to an entirely new level, making mental health the focal point of his performance.
Two and a half years ago I gave up drinking alcohol. I am not talking about doing a health kick or trying a 'dry' month - I am talking cold turkey, out of my system, soda water instead of champagne sober.