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. Click here for older news from 2014 to 2016 and news from 2017. There are also many more articles about our Mindful Drinking Festivals here.
Newspapers & Magazines
15 June 2018 The Spirits Business: Rise of low abv spirits
2 June 2018 i News: Quitting drinking eventually turned out to be everything I hoped for
24 May 2018 The Sunday Herald: Maggie Ritchie ‘I gave up wine o’clock five months ago – and I feel great’
17 May 2018 Drinkpreneur: Club Soda Challenges Public Health Minister
11 May 2018 The Morning Advertiser: Club Soda challenges MP to drink five 0.5% ABV beers then drive
May 2018 Boots Health & Beauty: The rise of mindful drinking
8 May 2018 Highsnobiety: This New Health Trend Might Save Your Summer of Excess Drinking
7 May 2018 Decanter: Jefford on Monday: Mindfulness and wine
6 May 2018 The Sunday Times: Brewers get into a froth over ‘misleading’ alcohol-free beer
2 May 2018 Harper’s Bazaar Spain: ¿Qué es y por qué debes conocer el movimiento ‘Mindful Drinking’? [What is and why should you know the ‘Mindful Drinking’ movement?]
1 May 2018 Wales Online: The strange new craze among people in Wales – being teetotal
1 May 2018 The Morning Advertiser: A guide to low and non-alcohol descriptors
May 2018 Men’s Health Magazine: How to party like you were born in 1999
29 April 2018 The Telegraph: Sales of ‘Nanny State’ low-alcohol beers are soaring , figures show
15 April 2018 The Sun on Sunday: Time to go semi-sober?
1 April 2018 BBC Business News: Could non-alcoholic gin ever be as good as the real thing?
April 2018 Diva Magazine: Queers Without Beers – Cheers to Mindful Drinking
27 March 2018 i News: What I learned after giving up alcohol for good aged 24
27 March 2018 Brewers Journal: 0.5% ABV, Alc-Free? The Facts Are Clear AF
23 March 2018 Financial Times: There’s money in moderation: the rise of alcohol-free drinks
16 March 2018 ShortList: How to tell your best mate they’re drinking too much
12 March 2018 The Daily Telegraph: Is it possible to have the night of your life on a sober bar crawl?
9 March 2018 The Guardian: Is cannabis the answer to older people’s booze problems?
8 March 2018 Female First: Do You Drink Because You’re Lonely Or Are You Lonely Because You Drink?
7 March 2018 Talking Retail: MPs call for clarity on low alcohol and alcohol-free drinks labelling
7 March 2018 Harpers Wine & Spirit Trade Review: Call for greater clarity on low and no alcohol labelling reaches House of Commons
7 March 2018 Better Retailing: Call for better labelling on low- and no-alcohol drinks
6 March 2018 Inside Drinks: Find & Replace: The Rising Demand for Non-Alcoholic Alternatives
1 March 2018 Brummell Magazine: Zero to Hero: Alcohol-free drinks
19 February 2018 The Pool: Is sobriety the way forward? 26 Habits update
8 February 2018 The Morning Advertiser: Claims that low-alcohol drinks ‘increases the amount people drink’ rubbished
7 February 2018 The Guardian: Too many public services provide the wrong kind of help
3 February 2018 Buzzfeed: This Is What It’s Like Inside An Alcohol-Free Gay Bar
28 January 2018 The Daily Telegraph: The rise of the ‘gym party’ for adults – how getting sweaty replaced getting sloshed
24 January 2018 El Pais BuenaVida: El alcohol está pasado de moda. Así es el nuevo ‘botellón’ [Alcohol is old fashioned]
January 2018 Eurostar Magazine: London – Mindful Drinking [see image]
16 January 2018 International Business Times: Mindful drinking: Six tips for getting through the rest of ‘dry January’
16 January 2018 Supper Magazine: Sobering thoughts
15 January 2018 XPOSÉ.ie: What is mindful drinking and how can it help you booze less?
14 January 2018 The Sun on Sunday: My Booze diaries [read the online version]
January 2018 Brides Magazine: The Best Non-Alcoholic Drinks To Serve At Your Wedding
11 January 2018 The Girlfriend: The Girlfriend’s Guide To Rethinking Drinking
January 2018 The Simple Things: Like-minded drinkers [this article is only in the print magazine!]
11 January 2018 Marie Claire: Have a successful booze break with these helpful Dry January tips
8 January 2018 The Pool: Women are going sober (and not just for January)
7 January 2018 Running in Heels: Health & Fitness: Change for 2018
6 January 2018 The Daily Telegraph: Sober sex – the Dry January side effect that nobody talks about
6 January 2018 Lovin IE: ‘Mindful Drinking’ Is The Latest Health Trend That’s Everyone’s Trying
6 January 2018 NZ Herald: Mind over mojitos: How to cut down on drinking, for good
5 January 2018 TimeOut London: Dry January? 11 fun things to do in London if you’re not drinking
4 January 2018 The Morning Advertiser: Low in strength, big on flavour: How craft beer is leading the low and no ABV revolution
4 January 2018 The Upsider: Dry January: The Rise Of The Grown-Up Non-Alcoholic Beverage
2 January 2018 The Resident: 15 Sober Activities to Get You Through Dry January
2 January 2018 Get the Gloss: The Staggering Number of People Taking Part in Dry January
1 January 2018 Huffington Post: What I’ve Learned From A Year Without Alcohol
TV & Radio
2 May 2018 BBC Radio Wales: Good Evening Wales
26 April 2018 BBC One – Rip-off Britain
13 April 2018 Channel 5: 5 News
8 February 2018 Four radio interviews about University of Cambridge study
30 January 2018 Ten UK radio stations, various programmes: Listen here
30 January 2018 Manx Radio: #MRWomenToday: Fern Hopkinson and Club Soda UK
7 May 2018 Harry Wallop: How much alcohol is in alcohol-free beer?
4 May 2018 EastLDN: Beyond Avocados, Matcha and Vegan hotspots: East LDN reports on the latest health movement
30 April 2018 Beer Today: Barworks to host Mindful Tavern Takeover
12 March 2018 Soberpunks: Coming out
February 2018 Nesta: Good and bad help: How purpose and confidence transform lives [Club Soda is one of the “case studies” in the report you can download and read]
19 February 2018 Lovin Manchester: ‘Mindful Drinking’ Is The Latest Health Trend That Everyone’s Trying
24 January 2018 Square Root London: Ain’t No Party Like a Club Soda Party
11 January 2018 Farmdrop: The food trends you need to know about
10 January 2018 Heart of the City: A cold but DRY January..
9 January 2018 The Gin Kin: 7 awesome “gins” & drinks to get you through Dry January
7 January 2018 Girl & Tonic: One Year Sober & 3 Lessons I Learnt Along the Way
6 January 2018 Mummy was a Secret Drinker: 5 Ways to Get Through Wine O’Clock
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.
April 2018 Cocktail Lovers Magazine: Mindful Drinking
15 January 2018 Alcohol Concern Dry January blog: 2018’s best books about (not) drinking