Alcohol awareness signs erected at bottle banks in Sligo

The HSE has launched a new alcohol awareness effort in and around Sligo town.

It involves health promotion signs about low-risk drinking guidelines being placed at bottle banks.

Sean O Connor, coordinator of the North West Regional Drug and Alcohol Task Force, says it’s hoped to educate people about the links between alcohol and health.

He says it’s important people realise that alcohol is not an ordinary commodity: