It’s nice to be noticed! Below is a list of Club Soda media appearances: newspaper and magazine articles that talk about Club Soda, our TV and radio appearances, and blogs that have mentioned us. We may have missed some though, so if you know of any more, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. And click here for older news from 2014 to 2016.
Newspapers & Magazines
There are also many more articles about our August 2017 Mindful Drinking Festival here.
11 October 2017 Amor Magazine: Sober October
10 October 2017 Closer: Should you join the sober revolution?
10 October 2017 Exhibition News: True brew
10 October 2017 The Memo: Inspiring women know Ada’s List is awesome
9 October 2017 Balance: 7 non-alcoholic drinks you need on your Stoptober radar
8 October 2017 The Daily Telegraph: Is it time you stopped drinking and joined the ‘soberocracy’?
6 October 2017 SheerLuxe: 5 Tips for Surviving Sober October
30 September 2017 The Food Rush: Brewing Without Booze: No and Low-Alcohol Beers
21 September 2017 The Sun: GENERATION ZZZ? Salsa dancing, crafternoons and gardening… why today’s teetotal students are embracing booze-free Freshers’ Week
19 September 2017 The Morning Advertiser: Premium soft drinks still popular despite ‘sugar levy’
10 September 2017 The Guardian: ‘Non-drinkers deserve a great adult cocktail’: how alcohol-free spirits became a stealth hit
9 September 2017 BBC News: Alcohol-free: Stealth drinking helping people give up alcohol
6 September 2017 The Guardian: Meet the entrepreneurs driving the boom of booze-free drinking
1 September 2017 Get the Gloss: Mindful Drinking and the Rise of the ‘Sober Curious’
1 September 2017 Accent: Club Soda utmanar brittisk pubkultur [Club Soda challenges British pub culture]
22 August 2017 Grazia: Mindful Drinking: The New Way To Socialise
19 August 2017 The Times: Mindful drinking is new trend among millennials
16 August 2017 The Morning Advertiser: UK’s first alcohol-free drinks festival attracts 2,500 attendees
12 August 2017 Financial Times: London’s first festival of alcohol-free cocktails
11 August 2017 Elle UK: Things to do in London this weekend
11 August 2017 Hello: To do list: our pick of hot events
1 August 2017 Time Out London: Mindfulness and martinis: August’s best drinks festivals
28 July 2017 Londonist: The Best Beer Festivals In London In August 2017
28 July 2017 HBC Magazine: Is sweating the new clubbing?
27 July 2017 El Pais: Así son las juergas en las que no corre ni gota de alcohol [Parties with no drop of alcohol]
27 July 2017 Good Housekeeping: The first alcohol-free festival arrives in the UK
26 July 2017 Metro Belgium: Britten organiseren festival zonder alcohol [Brits organise festival without alcohol]
25 July 2017 Smallish: Mindful Drinking Festival
24 July 2017 Metro: UK’s first ever alcohol-free drinks festival is hitting London next month
17 July 2017 Motto: How to drink mindfully
13 July 2017 The National Student: First Mindful Drinking Festival coming to the UK
12 July 2017 Real Simple: How to drink mindfully
11 July 2017 Metro: A mindful drinking festival is coming to the UK and all the drinks are ‘alcohol-free’
10 July 2017 The Business of Everything: The best of everything: When fitness is fun!
12 June 2017 Balance: Your guide to the London wellbeing scene
9 June 2017 The Morning Advertiser: We aren’t saying don’t drink, it’s pubs having something for everyone
9 June 2017 Drinks Retailing News: Confusing labelling “discourages” innovation in low-alcohol sector
8 June 2017 Smallish: Mother’s ruin
8 June 2017 Drinks Retailing News: The lower the better
16 May 2017 Sheerluxe: The Rise of the Teetotal Trend
11 May 2017 Positive.News: Goodbye boozy Britain? Why more young people are going dry
May 2017 Women’s Health: The Rise of the Sober Curious Movement
19 March 2017 The Sun: ‘Life is Just as Fun Without Booze’ One in four young Brits are turning teetotal… We investigate what’s driving the sober revolution
13 March 2017 Metro: What is mindful drinking?
5 March 2017 ara.cat: Falten begudes sense alcohol (“Missing non-alcoholic drinks”)
27 February 2017 i News: Laura Willoughby, founder of mindful drinking
26 February 2017 The Guardian: Forget the hangover, under-25s turn to mindful drinking
21 February 2017 Healthista: The rise of healthy partying
14 February 2017 Evening Standard: Lloyd’s of London brings in strict 9-5 booze ban for employees
8 February 2017 WooWoo London: The Best Places to Drink Mindfully in London
6 February 2017 The Guardian: How public services undermine people power – and what to do about it
2 February 2017 Healthista: The rise of Mindful Drinking
19 January 2017 The Morning Advertiser: Why Dry January is no longer a period of doom and gloom
17 January 2017 North Four: Mindful pub crawls in North London
17 January 2017 TimeOut London: Six free things to do in London this week
17 January 2017 Good News Shared: Mindful Pub Crawls – A Way to Have Fun Without Drinking Too Much
16 January 2017 Harpers: The teetotal trend: Beyond Dry January
16 January 2017 Hackney Today: Make mine a mocktail… (page 7 of this big PDF file)
11 January 2017 The Evening Standard: London’s best bars for Dry January (see the video on the middle!)
11 January 2017 SheerLuxe: 9 Tips for Dry January
6 January 2017 Huffington Post: Doing Dry January? Nine Alcohol Free Drinks To Try
5 January 2017 Londonist: Things To Do Today In London
2 January 2017 Dose: Anyone for Club Soda?
TV & Radio
19 September 2017 BBC Radio Kent: Morning
17 September 2017 BBC 1: Sunday Morning Live
6 September 2017 BBC Radio4: The Fix
14 August 2017 BBC Radio4: You and Yours
13 August 2017 Sky News: Morning News
5 August 2017 East London Radio: Mindful Drinking Festival with Nirvana Brewery and Fitbeer
19th July How To Lead An Alcohol Free Revolution Nourish You Podcast
19 April 2017 Wandsworth Radio: Healthy Wandsworth with Nicolette Wilson
15 February 2017 BBC London News: Evening news
15 February 2017 Share Radio: ‘Liquid lunch’ banned for Lloyd’s workers
15 February 2017 LBC Radio: Nick Ferrari At Breakfast
6 January 2017 London Live: News
1 January 2017 Sky News: Morning News
8 September 2017 Alcohol Policy UK: BBC’s ‘The Fix’ seeks innovative ideas to reduce alcohol harms
16 August 2017 The Fat Girl’s Guide to Running: Are you a mindful drinker?
7 August 2017 Beer Today: St Peter’s supports Mindful Drinking Festival
2 August 2017 The Sober School: Is alcohol-free living finally becoming cool?
1 August 2017 Cultural Insight: Mindful Drinking
20 July 2017 Nourish with Ashanti podcast: How To Lead An Alcohol Free Revolution
18 July 2017 YeastBerlin: 10 Questions for… Laura Willoughby Club Soda co-founder
17 July 2017 Real Kombucha: The Mindful Drinking Festival: What’s that all about, then?
23 June 2017 Girl & Tonic: Booze Free in the Sun: 5 Alcohol Free Drinks to try this Summer
26 May 2017 Motivational 101: Booze control – an interview with co-founder of Club Soda, Laura Willoughby MBE, about reducing social dependency on alcohol
31 January 2017 Girl & Tonic: My (Not) Drinking Diary, Laura Willoughby
13 January 2017 Detox|Retox: The Mindful Pub Crawl: What (and where) to drink when you’re not drinking
12 January 2017 Alcohol Concern: How to tackle dry January in London?
2 January 2017 Beer Today: New beer movement is perfect for January
1 January 2017 Cardiau Post Bywyd – Postcards of Life: Nodiadau Adferiad / Notes on recovery
Articles and Guest Blogs We’ve Written
We also write regular articles on our other two websites: nudgingpubs.uk and clubsodaguide.com have regular posts about pubs and bars, and our work with them. And our festival website mindfuldrinkingfestival.com has articles about non-alcoholic drinks.
26 September 2017 DrinkUp.London: How to Make the Most of London Cocktail Week
23 August 2017 Institute of Alcohol Studies: Club Soda hosts the first-ever Mindful Drinking Festival
7 August 2017 A hangover free life: Mindful Drinking Festival & Alcohol Free Drinks In Recovery
4 August 2017 This Naked Mind: Drinking With Friends Is Essential
4 August 2017 The Mutton Club: Why being sober curious is good for your health
3 August 2017 Movement for Modern Life: How Yoga & mindful drinking go together
3 August 2017 Buzzfeed: 8 Questions That Will Reveal Whether You Are Sober Curious?
2 August 2017 WooWoo London: The often rocky road to mindfulness & well-being
1 August 2017 Huffington Post: Four Ways To Tell If You Are Sober Curious
27 July 2017 The RSA: The mindful drinking movement: catalyzing Club Soda
2 May 2017 Nesta: Many public services undermine self-confidence – how can we support change?
8 February 2017 WooWoo London: The Best Places to Drink Mindfully in London
23 January 2017 DigitalHealth.London: Driving innovation by changing behaviour and tech
4 January 2017 Huffington Post: 2017 Is The Year Of Mindful Drinking
1 January 2017 The RSA: 2017 is the year for mindful drinking