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Battling Booze in Alice Springs

James Fletcher travels to Alice Springs in Australia to hear first-hand how alcohol is affecting the Aboriginal community there.

James Fletcher travels to Alice Springs in Australia to hear first-hand how alcohol is affecting the Aboriginal community there. The Northern Territory is pursuing a controversial approach to tackling the problem – forcing problem drinkers into rehabilitation. But will it work?

Produced by James Fletcher.

(Image of an alcohol free area sign in Alice Springs. BBC Copyright)

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25 minutes

Last on

Sat 19 Oct 2013 18:06GMT

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  • Thu 17 Oct 2013 08:06GMT
  • Thu 17 Oct 2013 14:32GMT
  • Thu 17 Oct 2013 19:06GMT
  • Thu 17 Oct 2013 23:32GMT
  • Fri 18 Oct 2013 03:32GMT
  • Sat 19 Oct 2013 18:06GMT

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