Police chiefs call for reduction in drink drive limit weeks after Government says no


Crime commissioners want to cut the limit in England and Wales from 80mg of alcohol per 100ml of blood, where it has remained since 1967 - to 50mg, insisting it would bring a major improvement in road safety.

The change, which has already been brought about in Scotland, would put the rest of Britain into line with Germany, France, Italy, Spain and the Republic of Ireland.

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