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Festive season puts focus on alcohol companies

The social calendar sometimes looks clogged around this time of year with Christmas, New Year, and Hannukah, and the number of parties where alcohol is on offer can be a sobering thought. But when does social drinking start to become a problem? And what responsibilities do the makers and sellers of alcohol have for the way people consume their products? The BBC's Robert Champion has been finding out.

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