Binge drinking is costing emergency services in London more than £60m every year.

drunk At least £45 million a year is spent on binge drinkers needing emergency hospital admission and London Ambulance Service is spending £16 million a year treating the problem, according to the results of a Freedom of Information request.

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I am a journalist and author. I am a staff writer at the UK edition of WIRED magazine and in 2015 my book, Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. I created FOI Directory in 2012.